Buspar and Insomnia - from FDA reports
Insomnia is found among people who take Buspar, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia with Buspar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,627 people who have side effects when taking Buspar from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 15, 2017
12,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar.
Among them, 803 people (6.36%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Buspar when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Buspar *:
- female: 65.44 %
- male: 34.56 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Buspar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.32 %
- 10-19: 3.2 %
- 20-29: 6.24 %
- 30-39: 17.12 %
- 40-49: 25.76 %
- 50-59: 23.84 %
- 60+: 23.52 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (74 people, 9.22%)
- Sleep Disorder (43 people, 5.35%)
- Bipolar Disorder (39 people, 4.86%)
- High Blood Pressure (23 people, 2.86%)
- Quit Smoking (17 people, 2.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (112 people, 13.95%)
- Zoloft (109 people, 13.57%)
- Paxil (100 people, 12.45%)
- Klonopin (88 people, 10.96%)
- Ambien (85 people, 10.59%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (190 people, 23.66%)
- Fatigue (153 people, 19.05%)
- Drug Ineffective (133 people, 16.56%)
- Suicidal Ideation (129 people, 16.06%)
- Agitation (124 people, 15.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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