Review: could Vicodin cause Sleeplessness?
Summary: Sleeplessness could be caused by Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Ambien, and have Pain.
We study 32,498 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,644 have Sleeplessness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleeplessness and more.
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Vicodin (latest outcomes from 35,245 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain.
Sleeplessness (a sleep disorder in which there is an inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep as long as desired) (latest reports from 776,873 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 32,359 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 1,644 people (5.08%) have Sleeplessness. They amount to 0.21% of all the 781,827 people who have Sleeplessness on eHealthMe.
Time on Vicodin when people have Sleeplessness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Vicodin * :
Age of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Vicodin * :
Severity of Sleeplessness when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleeplessness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (350 people, 21.29%)
- Depression (145 people, 8.82%)
- Insomnia (104 people, 6.33%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (95 people, 5.78%)
- Anxiety (92 people, 5.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (377 people, 22.93%)
- Xanax (375 people, 22.81%)
- Oxycontin (372 people, 22.63%)
- Neurontin (359 people, 21.84%)
- Zometa (350 people, 21.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Vicodin (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate) is often used for pain. Find out below the conditions Vicodin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (7 months ago):
Started with flu-like symptoms 2.5 years ago and has progressed to exhaustion, fatigue. muscles feel like I have ran a marithon to walk minimal distance (like from couch to bathroom--arms and legs, falling asleep driving-even while talking on phone. Cannot concentrate to get work done. Feel ill. Altered time perception-used to be early for everything, now late. Hurt all over still in my joints. started hands and feet, then moved to hips, then all joints. seems to move at times from hands and feet to hips. if weather is bad--i hurt worse.
From this study (1 year ago):
my main concern is the erectile dysfunction, which appeared soon after starting Cymbalta and Oxybutynin, the othercomplaints are, I believe, related to the ARV's
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