Review: could Trimethoprim cause Insomnia?
Summary: Insomnia could be caused by Trimethoprim, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Urinary tract infection.
We study 3,855 people who have side effects while taking Trimethoprim from FDA and social media. Among them, 87 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Trimethoprim (latest outcomes from 3,973 users) has active ingredients of trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Insomnia (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 776,407 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 3,826 people reported to have side effects when taking Trimethoprim. Among them, 93 people (2.43%) have Insomnia. They amount to 0.01% of all the 777,660 people who have Insomnia on eHealthMe.
Time on Trimethoprim when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Trimethoprim * :
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Trimethoprim * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Trimethoprim ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Urinary tract infection (16 people, 17.20%)
- Depression (16 people, 17.20%)
- Eczema (9 people, 9.68%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 6.45%)
- Resorption bone increased (5 people, 5.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (36 people, 38.71%)
- Ibuprofen (27 people, 29.03%)
- Aredia (25 people, 26.88%)
- Amoxicillin (23 people, 24.73%)
- Dilaudid (23 people, 24.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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every time I fall asleep I wake up as it feels like I have stopped breathing. Only started since been taking Trimethoprim
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