eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community

  Tools
All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms       Ask question       Write review       Answered/ Unanswered       Reviews       Community

Review: could Zofran cause Drowsiness?

Summary: Drowsiness is reported only by a few people who take Zofran.

We study 332 people who have side effects while taking Zofran from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Zofran and have Drowsiness >>>

 

 

 

 

Zofran

Zofran has active ingredients of ondansetron hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea. (latest outcomes from 891 Zofran users)

Drowsiness

Drowsiness has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,895 Drowsiness patients)

On Feb, 25, 2015: 332 people reported to have side effects when taking Zofran. Among them, 5 people (1.51%) have Drowsiness.

Trend of Drowsiness in Zofran reports

Time on Zofran when people have Drowsiness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drowsiness0.00%33.33%0.00%33.33%33.33%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Zofran * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drowsiness0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%40.00%40.00%20.00%

Severity of Drowsiness when taking Zofran ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Drowsiness0.00%25.00%75.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Nausea (2 people, 40.00%)
  2. Hyperparathyroidism secondary (1 people, 20.00%)
  3. Sarcoidosis (1 people, 20.00%)
  4. Pain (1 people, 20.00%)
  5. Dizziness (1 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Valproic acid (1 people, 20.00%)
  2. Levoxyl (1 people, 20.00%)
  3. Hydromorphone hydrochloride (1 people, 20.00%)
  4. Levaquin (1 people, 20.00%)
  5. Sensipar (1 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Get connected: join our support group of zofran and drowsiness on

Do you have Drowsiness while taking Zofran?

You are not alone! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Zofran and have Drowsiness
- support group for people who take Zofran
- support group for people who have Drowsiness

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause:

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

More questions for: Zofran, Drowsiness

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Nightmares from miralax
    Used for an endoscopy prep, great for what it does but gave me horrid and vivid nightmares
  • Invokana and fatigue
    I was prescribed this medication. I was sleeping an extra 5 hours during a 24 hour period. I would find myself falling asleep at 4pm not waking till 7. This is not my normal sleep pattern. Clearly this medicine is robbing me of daylight.
  • Gabapentin made me comatose
    I took Neurontin, and then its generic, Neurontin, for about five years. It was prescribed for chronic pain. I found it ineffective, but kept being told it was a good drug, quite benign, and was probably benefiting me more than I realized. I did NOT realize that toward the end of the five-year period I was sinking into somnolence. On some days I simply didn't bother with the drug, because I felt it was ineffective, but on others I followed doctor's orders. Thus my condition varied depending on whether I'd actually ingested the drug. My condition came to a crisis when my husband called me from work, and found me incoherent. He took me to the ER, but I remember nothing about it. Apparently I was pleasant during admission, but clearly confused (I thought we had two presidents -- probably conflating George Bush with George W. Bush.) By the time doctors saw me, I was comatose. The physicians suspected morphine intoxication, as I was a chronic-pain patient. They didn't know what to do and thought I was dying. My husband told them the name of my pain- management doctor, who immediately diagnosed the problem. My kidneys were shutting down. He pointed to my creatines, which were off the chart. He told the other doctors to hydrate me fully, and leave me alone -- that I would be fine. I awoke about 10 hours later in intensive care. A nurse asked me if I knew where I was, and I replied I knew I was in the hospital but didn't know why. I was discharged the next morning, and had no lasting effects from the drug.
  • Profolol side effects-will not use again
    It is slightly more than 24 hours since profolol alone was given to me for a colonoscopy and endoscopy. I woke up quickly but very sleepy and tired. Forced to get in wheelchair and leave asap. Slept when I got home all night. The next day was very disoriented, lightheaded when I sat up or got up and unable to walk without feeling so dizzy and unable to walk straight that I was fearful I would fall without assistance. Halo affect in front of my eyes and unable physically to do anything. Just wanted to sleep and lie down. Not depressed but my body just did not want to function and could not function when I stood up. Very scary. Hoping will be gone after 48 hours.
  • Gemfibrozil, depression and sleepiness
    I would like to hear from anyone who has had these symptoms, and how they dealt with it, by either lowering dosage or quitting the med, or other. Also would like to hear from others who continued to drink moderately and if this drug lowered their triglycerides...or those who were no longer able to stomach alcohol and had to quit....or had other reactions to gemfibrozil and alcohol use. My depression is becoming severe. I have life changes as well, so I can't figure if it is the drug. Had to take it as my triglycerides were over 900. They are now down to 250. Thanks

More reviews for: Zofran, Drowsiness

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Been diagnosed with ADHD. Also symptoms of borderline and bipolar two are present.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Take chlorthalidone 25 mg to treat my high blood pressure once a day. Take it in the morning. I just started taking it. Day one made me go pee all day. Made me light headed. .been taking this medication for about 6 days now. But some reason I can not sleep at night. I get like 3 to 4 hours of sleep that's all. I wake up and can't go back to sleep.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • My son is coming up with all kinds of stories for why he has been acting strange but when questioning the school they know nothing about any of the incidents and he is steady changing his story. We are concerned about possible hallucination from the medication.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2015 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.