eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools

Review: could Unisom cause Death?

We study 892 people who have side effects while taking Unisom from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Unisom and have Death >>>

Unisom

Unisom (latest outcomes from 1,153 users) has active ingredients of doxylamine succinate. It is often used in insomnia.

Death

Death (latest reports from 540,624 patients) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, multiple myeloma, dialysis, diabetes, osteoporosis.

On Aug, 16, 2014: 890 people reported to have side effects when taking Unisom. Among them, 7 people (0.79%) have Death. They amount to 0.00% of all the 542,444 people who have Death on eHealthMe.

Trend of Death in Unisom reports

Time on Unisom when people have Death * :

n/a

Age of people who have Death when taking Unisom * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Death0.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%40.00%40.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Prophylaxis (1 people, 14.29%)
  2. Insomnia (1 people, 14.29%)
  3. Psoriasis (1 people, 14.29%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (1 people, 14.29%)
  5. Suicide attempt (1 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (3 people, 42.86%)
  2. Revlimid (3 people, 42.86%)
  3. Lisinopril (2 people, 28.57%)
  4. Spiriva (2 people, 28.57%)
  5. Caltrate with d (2 people, 28.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Unisom and have Death
- group for people who take Unisom
- group for people who have Death

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (14 hours ago):

  • Petachaie rash on upper arm. May have bumped into something while taking Alka Seltzer Plus Night Cold medicine with aspirin

    Reply

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Doxylamine succinate makes me very lethargic the next day. It makes it even harder to get out of bed in the morning than when I slept poorly, even if i got sufficient sleep. If I take 2 (which is a higher but still safe dose for the tablets I use) it takes a lot to even get up off the couch. It makes me very lazy, but it does seem to work.
    I only ever use this as my very very last resort.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Unisom, Death

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Oxymorphone & amphetamine toxicity
    ***WARNING*** My 38 year old husband died in October. Toxicology and autopsy results showed the cause of death to be 'Oxymorphone & Amphetamine Toxicity'. Levels were at the high end of what is conssidered a 'therapeutic dose level', especially since he had developed a tolerance. He was prescribe ...

More reviews for: Unisom, Death

On eHealthMe, Unisom (doxylamine succinate) is often used for insomnia. Find out below the conditions Unisom is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Unisom used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

40 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Wellbutrin, Adderall Xr 25 for a 22-year old woman wh ... (8 minutes ago)

- Sertraline for a 41-year old man who has Stress And A ... (25 minutes ago)

- Methotrexate Sodium Preservative Free for a 42-year o ... (40 minutes ago)

Related study

- Unisom side effects

 

Related symptom

- Death

 

 

Recent user comments

- "I have had two ablations for a/f. So far the the se ... " (3 hours ago)

- "Rash first noticed Sunday morning. Was taking coq10 f ... " (6 hours ago)

- "Have been taking Prilosec OTC for 4 days and have had ... " (7 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Oramorph Sr and Osteoarthritis

- Ankylosing Spondylitis and Ms

- Ankylosing Spondylitis

- Anxiety and Propranolol Hydrochloride

- Pain - Ankle

 

Popular searches

- Orudis Overdose
- Tenuate Dospan
- Leucine Aminopeptidase Increased
- Night Sweats
- Secondary Adrenal Insufficiency

   

All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.