Unisom and Suicide attempt - from FDA reports
Suicide attempt is found among people who take Unisom, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Suicide attempt with Unisom. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,165 people who have side effects when taking Unisom from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 14, 2017
1,165 people reported to have side effects when taking Unisom.
Among them, 55 people (4.72%) have Suicide attempt
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Unisom when people have Suicide attempt *:
- < 1 month: 93.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Suicide attempt when taking Unisom *:
- female: 55.77 %
- male: 44.23 %
Age of people who have Suicide attempt when taking Unisom *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 7.5 %
- 20-29: 30.0 %
- 30-39: 20.0 %
- 40-49: 10.0 %
- 50-59: 25.0 %
- 60+: 7.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (3 people, 5.45%)
- Major Depression (2 people, 3.64%)
- Poisoning Deliberate (1 person, 1.82%)
- Neuralgia (1 person, 1.82%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (1 person, 1.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (7 people, 12.73%)
- Remeron (6 people, 10.91%)
- Prozac (6 people, 10.91%)
- Benadryl (6 people, 10.91%)
- Tricor (5 people, 9.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Intentional Overdose (12 people, 21.82%)
- Non-Accidental Overdose (11 people, 20.00%)
- Overdose (8 people, 14.55%)
- Confusion (6 people, 10.91%)
- Mydriasis (3 people, 5.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Presented with 70% total paralysis. Potassium was 1.7. Muscle enzymes were over 4000. Daily meds before symptoms presented-celexa, ambien, OxyContin, unisom. Consumed 12-15 cans of Coca Cola per day. I have stopped all cokes. What is my prognosis according to other patients with similar symptoms ...
My daughter was recently prescribed celexa 30mg with trileptol 300mg twice daily for an attemped suicide she is 15, was diagnosed while in the mental health hospital with adolescent depression and anxiety.She has now been on this medicine for 2 weeks and is shaky and extremely lightheaded also ...
User reviews to the study
I have had a pacemaker for two years and at my recent check I am running at 75% usage (up from 19% six months ago). Because i feel fatigue and gaining weight my Dr ordered a Echo gram and suggests I may need a third wire. I take a generic Unisom for sleep and wonder if this causing a problem?
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I attempted suicide in Dec 2014 & Feb 2015. Obviously it has been nearly two years since, but I don't feel that I've acknowledged just how traumatic those experiences were & I don't really know how. It's not like I can just tell my friends or coworkers & hope they'll understand or know how to ...