Review: Sleepiness - during the day in Trazodone
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 9, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Sleepiness - during the day (Drowsiness) by studying 3,631 people who take Trazodone. We analyze: the time on Trazodone when people have Sleepiness - during the day, gender and age of these people, the severity of Sleepiness - during the day, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Trazodone. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Trazodone hydrochloride (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of trazodone hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia, sleep disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Trazodone hydrochloride include stress and anxiety, depression, nausea aggravated, nausea, anxiety aggravated.
Sleepiness - during the day
Sleepiness - during the day (excess sleeping during day time) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking.
On Dec, 10, 2013: 3,631 people reported to have side effects when taking Trazodone hydrochloride. Among them, 125 people (3.44%) have Sleepiness - During The Day.
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||24.00%||16.00%||12.00%||20.00%||8.00%||8.00%||12.00% |
Gender of people who have Sleepiness - during the day when taking Trazodone hydrochloride * :
|Sleepiness - during the day||60.61%||39.39% |
Age of people who have Sleepiness - during the day when taking Trazodone hydrochloride * :
|Sleepiness - during the day||0.00%||0.85%||5.93%||5.08%||18.64%||19.49%||30.51%||19.49% |
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 (31 people, 24.80%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (24 people, 19.20%)
- Multiple myeloma (19 people, 15.20%)
- Pain (15 people, 12.00%)
- Insomnia (14 people, 11.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (30 people, 24.00%)
- Lasix (30 people, 24.00%)
- Lorazepam (27 people, 21.60%)
- Chantix (27 people, 21.60%)
- Neurontin (25 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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