Azithromycin and Insomnia - from FDA reports
Insomnia is found among people who take Azithromycin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia with Azithromycin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,288 people who have side effects when taking Azithromycin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 15, 2017
17,288 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin.
Among them, 419 people (2.42%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Azithromycin when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 65.91 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.36 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.95 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Azithromycin *:
- female: 71.04 %
- male: 28.96 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Azithromycin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.91 %
- 10-19: 5.44 %
- 20-29: 9.67 %
- 30-39: 17.52 %
- 40-49: 15.11 %
- 50-59: 23.26 %
- 60+: 28.1 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (39 people, 9.31%)
- Pain (38 people, 9.07%)
- Quit Smoking (26 people, 6.21%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (20 people, 4.77%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (20 people, 4.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (86 people, 20.53%)
- Amoxicillin (65 people, 15.51%)
- Zometa (63 people, 15.04%)
- Albuterol (63 people, 15.04%)
- Ativan (55 people, 13.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (167 people, 39.86%)
- Fatigue (125 people, 29.83%)
- Pain (122 people, 29.12%)
- Weakness (118 people, 28.16%)
- Depression (113 people, 26.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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