Review: could Trazodone cause Sleepiness - during the day?
Summary: Sleepiness - during the day could be caused by Trazodone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Lasix, and have Depression.
We study 4,725 people who have side effects while taking Trazodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 147 have Sleepiness - during the day. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness - during the day and more.
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Trazodone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 6,433 users) has active ingredients of trazodone hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia.
Sleepiness - during the day
Sleepiness - during the day (excess sleeping during day time) (latest reports from 491,758 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 4,725 people reported to have side effects when taking Trazodone hydrochloride. Among them, 147 people (3.11%) have Sleepiness - During The Day. They amount to 0.03% of all the 491,441 people who have Sleepiness - During The Day on eHealthMe.
Time on Trazodone hydrochloride when people have Sleepiness - during the day * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sleepiness - during the day||29.63%||14.81%||11.11%||18.52%||7.41%||7.41%||11.11% |
Gender of people who have Sleepiness - during the day when taking Trazodone hydrochloride * :
|Sleepiness - during the day||62.34%||37.66% |
Age of people who have Sleepiness - during the day when taking Trazodone hydrochloride * :
|Sleepiness - during the day||0.00%||0.75%||5.22%||4.48%||17.91%||17.16%||29.85%||24.63% |
Severity of Sleepiness - during the day when taking Trazodone hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sleepiness - during the day||4.35%||43.48%||30.43%||21.74% |
How people recovered from Sleepiness - during the day ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sleepiness - during the day||14.29%||0.00%||85.71% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (33 people, 22.45%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (24 people, 16.33%)
- Multiple myeloma (21 people, 14.29%)
- Insomnia (15 people, 10.20%)
- Pain (15 people, 10.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (32 people, 21.77%)
- Prednisone (31 people, 21.09%)
- Chantix (27 people, 18.37%)
- Lorazepam (27 people, 18.37%)
- Neurontin (26 people, 17.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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