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Review: could Tamiflu cause Drowsiness?

Summary: Drowsiness is found among people who take Tamiflu, especially for people who are male, 2-9 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Paxil, and have Influenza.

We study 10,402 people who have side effects while taking Tamiflu from FDA and social media. Among them, 88 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.

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Tamiflu

Tamiflu (latest outcomes from 10,914 users) has active ingredients of oseltamivir phosphate. It is often used in the flu.

Trend of tamiflu reports

Drowsiness

Drowsiness (latest reports from 494,637 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.

Trend of Drowsiness reports

On Nov, 13, 2014: 10,402 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamiflu. Among them, 88 people (0.85%) have Drowsiness.

Trend of Drowsiness in Tamiflu reports

Time on Tamiflu when people have Drowsiness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drowsiness97.30%0.00%0.00%2.70%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Tamiflu * :

FemaleMale
Drowsiness39.09%60.91%

Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Tamiflu * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drowsiness7.41%29.63%21.30%0.93%6.48%3.70%8.33%22.22%

Severity of Drowsiness when taking Tamiflu ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Drowsiness0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Influenza (32 people, 36.36%)
  2. Insomnia (5 people, 5.68%)
  3. Influenza like illness (4 people, 4.55%)
  4. Febrile convulsion (3 people, 3.41%)
  5. Depression (3 people, 3.41%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Paxil (9 people, 10.23%)
  2. Zantac (8 people, 9.09%)
  3. Aricept (8 people, 9.09%)
  4. Periactin (7 people, 7.95%)
  5. Remeron (6 people, 6.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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