Who have Insomnia with Xanax?


Summary

Insomnia is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Ambien, and have Stress and anxiety . We study 80,166 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,616 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.

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Xanax

Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 84,698 users)

Insomnia

Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, insomnia (latest reports from 206,791 Insomnia patients).

On Nov, 19, 2016

80,166 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 4,616 people (5.76%) have Insomnia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Insomnia?

Time on Xanax when people have Insomnia *:

  • < 1 month: 20.34 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10.59 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.24 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.47 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 24.15 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.22 %
  • 10+ years: 13.98 %

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 68 %
  • male: 32 %

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.05 %
  • 2-9: 0.08 %
  • 10-19: 0.95 %
  • 20-29: 6.25 %
  • 30-39: 12.42 %
  • 40-49: 24.92 %
  • 50-59: 28.08 %
  • 60+: 27.25 %

Severity of Insomnia **:

  • least: 2.13 %
  • moderate: 38.3 %
  • severe: 46.81 %
  • most severe: 12.77 %

How people recovered from Insomnia **:

  • while on drug: 4.17 %
  • after off the drug: 25.0 %
  • not yet: 70.83 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (672 people, 14.56%)
  • Oxycontin (542 people, 11.74%)
  • Seroquel (523 people, 11.33%)
  • Neurontin (447 people, 9.68%)
  • Cymbalta (438 people, 9.49%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Xanax, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Quit Smoking (254 people, 5.50%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (236 people, 5.11%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Stress And Anxiety (1,634 people, 35.40%)
  • Depression (1,278 people, 27.69%)
  • Nausea (1,181 people, 25.58%)
  • Headache (1,033 people, 22.38%)
  • Fatigue (1,011 people, 21.90%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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