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Review: could Tylenol cause Insomnia?





Summary: Insomnia is found among people who take Tylenol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have Pain.

We study 53,036 people who have side effects while taking Tylenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,933 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.

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Tylenol

Tylenol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Tylenol 55,615 users)

Insomnia

Insomnia has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Insomnia 135,811 patients)

On Dec, 13, 2014: 53,036 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 1,933 people (3.64%) have Insomnia.

Trend of Insomnia in Tylenol reports

Time on Tylenol when people have Insomnia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Insomnia50.59%17.65%0.00%1.18%20.00%1.18%9.41%

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Tylenol * :

FemaleMale
Insomnia67.30%32.70%

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Tylenol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Insomnia2.11%2.50%3.28%4.78%8.38%16.16%22.43%40.37%

Severity of Insomnia when taking Tylenol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Insomnia0.00%54.55%27.27%18.18%

How people recovered from Insomnia ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Insomnia14.29%28.57%57.14%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (283 people, 14.64%)
  2. Depression (140 people, 7.24%)
  3. Insomnia (123 people, 6.36%)
  4. Osteoporosis (106 people, 5.48%)
  5. Hypertension (99 people, 5.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vioxx (298 people, 15.42%)
  2. Aspirin (293 people, 15.16%)
  3. Prilosec (257 people, 13.30%)
  4. Ambien (251 people, 12.98%)
  5. Tylenol-500 (247 people, 12.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    My insomnia was provoked by a 'medicine cocktail', prescribed medications that were contraindicated. I just had a rough experience with Serotonin Syndrome, grateful to be alive.

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