Tamiflu and Drowsiness - from FDA reports
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 The flu. This review analyzes which people have Drowsiness with Tamiflu. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,234 people who have side effects when taking Tamiflu from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 22, 2017
13,234 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamiflu.
Among them, 127 people (0.96%) have Drowsiness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tamiflu when people have Drowsiness *:
- < 1 month: 98.73 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.27 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Tamiflu *:
- female: 43.55 %
- male: 56.45 %
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Tamiflu *:
- 0-1: 7.41 %
- 2-9: 27.78 %
- 10-19: 21.3 %
- 20-29: 1.85 %
- 30-39: 3.7 %
- 40-49: 4.63 %
- 50-59: 13.89 %
- 60+: 19.44 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- The Flu (47 people, 37.01%)
- Insomnia (5 people, 3.94%)
- Influenza Like Illness (4 people, 3.15%)
- Epilepsy (4 people, 3.15%)
- Depression (4 people, 3.15%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Paxil (8 people, 6.30%)
- Periactin (7 people, 5.51%)
- Skelaxin (6 people, 4.72%)
- Lasix (6 people, 4.72%)
- Ativan (6 people, 4.72%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Hallucinations (21 people, 16.54%)
- Abnormal Behavior (21 people, 16.54%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (20 people, 15.75%)
- Fatigue (18 people, 14.17%)
- Depressed Level Of Consciousness (14 people, 11.02%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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