Xanax and Insomnia - from FDA reports


Summary

Insomnia is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia with Xanax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84,702 people who have side effects when taking Xanax from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

84,702 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 5,288 people (6.24%) have Insomnia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Insomnia?

Time on Xanax when people have Insomnia *:

  • < 1 month: 26.24 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.47 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.91 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.74 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 14.36 %
  • 10+ years: 13.86 %

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 68.44 %
  • male: 31.56 %

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.05 %
  • 2-9: 0.07 %
  • 10-19: 0.87 %
  • 20-29: 6.15 %
  • 30-39: 12.21 %
  • 40-49: 24.74 %
  • 50-59: 27.74 %
  • 60+: 28.17 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (837 people, 15.83%)
  • Pain (652 people, 12.33%)
  • Sleep Disorder (405 people, 7.66%)
  • High Blood Pressure (318 people, 6.01%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (298 people, 5.64%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (713 people, 13.48%)
  • Oxycontin (548 people, 10.36%)
  • Seroquel (541 people, 10.23%)
  • Cymbalta (512 people, 9.68%)
  • Zoloft (473 people, 8.94%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (1,332 people, 25.19%)
  • Depression (1,328 people, 25.11%)
  • Fatigue (1,144 people, 21.63%)
  • Headache (1,089 people, 20.59%)
  • Pain (1,022 people, 19.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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