Acetaminophen and Sleepiness - from FDA reports


Summary

Sleepiness is found among people who take Acetaminophen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Sleepiness with Acetaminophen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 74,615 people who have side effects when taking Acetaminophen from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 21, 2017

74,615 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen.
Among them, 1,411 people (1.89%) have Sleepiness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Acetaminophen cause Sleepiness?

Time on Acetaminophen when people have Sleepiness *:

  • < 1 month: 86.27 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 9.8 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 1.96 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.96 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Acetaminophen *:

  • female: 59.06 %
  • male: 40.94 %

Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Acetaminophen *:

  • 0-1: 1.22 %
  • 2-9: 3.74 %
  • 10-19: 5.37 %
  • 20-29: 6.59 %
  • 30-39: 10.57 %
  • 40-49: 14.55 %
  • 50-59: 13.5 %
  • 60+: 44.47 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (80 people, 5.67%)
  • High Blood Pressure (78 people, 5.53%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (47 people, 3.33%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (47 people, 3.33%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (37 people, 2.62%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (159 people, 11.27%)
  • Omeprazole (134 people, 9.50%)
  • Ibuprofen (132 people, 9.36%)
  • Furosemide (110 people, 7.80%)
  • Lorazepam (99 people, 7.02%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (279 people, 19.77%)
  • Weakness (217 people, 15.38%)
  • Nausea (216 people, 15.31%)
  • Confusional State (205 people, 14.53%)
  • Dizziness (197 people, 13.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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