Review: could Trimethoprim cause Insomnia?
Summary: Insomnia is found among people who take Trimethoprim, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Urinary tract infection.
We study 3,872 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 has active ingredients of trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 3,990 Trimethoprim users)
Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 144,028 Insomnia patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 3,871 people reported to have side effects when taking Trimethoprim. Among them, 93 people (2.40%) have Insomnia.
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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