Review: could Yasmin cause Sleeplessness (Insomnia)?
Summary: Sleeplessness is found among people who take Yasmin, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Yaz, and have Birth control.
We study 38,280 people who have side effects while taking Yasmin from FDA and social media. Among them, 202 have Sleeplessness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleeplessness and more.
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Yasmin has active ingredients of drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 38,749 Yasmin users)
Sleeplessness (a sleep disorder in which there is an inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep as long as desired) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 131,509 Sleeplessness patients)
On Mar, 21, 2015: 38,280 people reported to have side effects when taking Yasmin. Among them, 202 people (0.53%) have Sleeplessness.
Time on Yasmin when people have Sleeplessness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Yasmin * :
Severity of Sleeplessness when taking Yasmin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleeplessness ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (81 people, 40.10%)
- Acne (29 people, 14.36%)
- Menstruation irregular (26 people, 12.87%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (24 people, 11.88%)
- Depression (14 people, 6.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yaz (69 people, 34.16%)
- Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol (23 people, 11.39%)
- Ibuprofen (18 people, 8.91%)
- Vioxx (13 people, 6.44%)
- Sandimmune (11 people, 5.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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