Review: Sleeplessness in Yasmin
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 4, 2013)
Severity ratings: 1.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Sleeplessness (Insomnia) by studying 36,142 people who take Yasmin. We analyze: the time on Yasmin when people have Sleeplessness, age of these people, the severity of Sleeplessness, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Yasmin. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Yasmin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of drospirenone; ethinyl estradiol. It is used in birth control, polycystic ovary disease, over-the-counter birth control. Commonly reported side effects of Yasmin include pain exacerbated, pain, injury, pulmonary embolism, deep venous thrombosis.
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, insomnia, high blood pressure, pain.
On Dec, 5, 2013: 36,142 people reported to have side effects when taking Yasmin. Among them, 200 people (0.55%) 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 (79 people, 39.50%)
- Acne (29 people, 14.50%)
- Menstruation irregular (26 people, 13.00%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (24 people, 12.00%)
- Oral contraception (18 people, 9.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yaz (69 people, 34.50%)
- Drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol (23 people, 11.50%)
- Ibuprofen (18 people, 9.00%)
- Vioxx (13 people, 6.50%)
- Ascorbic acid (11 people, 5.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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