Doxylamine succinate and Abnormal dreams - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Abnormal dreams is found among people who take Doxylamine succinate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Doxylamine succinate and have Abnormal dreams. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,363 people who have side effects when taking Doxylamine succinate from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

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On Jul, 04, 2022

1,363 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxylamine succinate.
Among them, 11 people (0.81%) have Abnormal dreams.

What is Doxylamine succinate?

Doxylamine succinate has active ingredients of doxylamine succinate. It is often used in insomnia. eHealthMe is studying from 1,868 Doxylamine succinate users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Abnormal dreams?

Abnormal dreams is found to be associated with 1,759 drugs and 1,159 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Doxylamine succinate and Abnormal dreams reports submitted per year:

Could Doxylamine succinate cause Abnormal dreams?

Time on Doxylamine succinate when people have Abnormal dreams *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Abnormal dreams when taking Doxylamine succinate *:

  • female: 33.33 %
  • male: 66.67 %

Age of people who have Abnormal dreams when taking Doxylamine succinate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 25 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 25 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Common drugs people take besides Doxylamine succinate *:

  1. Rivaroxaban: 3 people, 27.27%
  2. Zyrtec: 2 people, 18.18%
  3. Zoloft: 2 people, 18.18%
  4. Buspirone Hcl: 2 people, 18.18%
  5. Dexilant: 2 people, 18.18%
  6. Fish Oil: 2 people, 18.18%
  7. Linaclotide: 2 people, 18.18%
  8. Lyrica: 2 people, 18.18%
  9. Mobic: 2 people, 18.18%
  10. Nuvigil: 2 people, 18.18%

Common side effects people have besides Abnormal dreams *:

  1. Feeling Abnormal: 4 people, 36.36%
  2. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind): 4 people, 36.36%
  3. Dizziness: 3 people, 27.27%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 3 people, 27.27%
  5. Personality Change: 3 people, 27.27%
  6. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 3 people, 27.27%
  7. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement): 3 people, 27.27%
  8. Drug Ineffective: 2 people, 18.18%
  9. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 2 people, 18.18%
  10. Eye Pain: 2 people, 18.18%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus): 2 people, 18.18%
  2. Neuralgia (pain in one or more nerves): 2 people, 18.18%
  3. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 2 people, 18.18%
  4. Musculoskeletal Stiffness (stiffness of the body's muscles, joints, tendons, ligaments and nerves): 2 people, 18.18%
  5. Muscle Aches (muscle pain): 2 people, 18.18%
  6. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 2 people, 18.18%
  7. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (a chronic condition including attention difficulty, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness): 2 people, 18.18%
  8. Itching: 1 person, 9.09%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Doxylamine succinate and have Abnormal dreams?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on doxylamine succinate (the active ingredients of Doxylamine succinate) and Doxylamine succinate (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

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