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Review: could Spiriva cause Insomnia concerns?

Summary: Insomnia concerns could be caused by Spiriva, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Albuterol, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

We study 49,939 people who have side effects while taking Spiriva from FDA and social media. Among them, 739 have Insomnia concerns. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia concerns and more.

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Spiriva

Spiriva (latest outcomes from 50,415 users) has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Insomnia concerns

Insomnia concerns (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 776,688 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.

On Apr, 6, 2014: 49,931 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva. Among them, 739 people (1.48%) have Insomnia Concerns. They amount to 0.09% of all the 778,574 people who have Insomnia Concerns on eHealthMe.

Trend of Insomnia concerns in Spiriva reports

Time on Spiriva when people have Insomnia concerns * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Insomnia concerns60.32%28.57%3.17%0.00%7.94%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Insomnia concerns when taking Spiriva * :

FemaleMale
Insomnia concerns64.63%35.37%

Age of people who have Insomnia concerns when taking Spiriva * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Insomnia concerns0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.32%10.69%19.57%68.42%

Severity of Insomnia concerns when taking Spiriva ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Insomnia concerns0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Insomnia concerns ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (273 people, 36.94%)
  2. Smoking cessation therapy (125 people, 16.91%)
  3. Hypertension (71 people, 9.61%)
  4. Depression (68 people, 9.20%)
  5. Asthma (66 people, 8.93%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Albuterol (192 people, 25.98%)
  2. Chantix (159 people, 21.52%)
  3. Aspirin (122 people, 16.51%)
  4. Lipitor (108 people, 14.61%)
  5. Nexium (108 people, 14.61%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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On eHealthMe, Spiriva (tiotropium bromide monohydrate) is often used for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Find out below the conditions Spiriva is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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  • my breathing seems to be in check...i take oxygen only at night ...my oxygen levels are fine with or without the oxygen....i cannot sleep more than 30 minutes and lately barely at all..

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