Who have Insomnia with Ibuprofen - from FDA reports

Insomnia is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Depression. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 120,062 people who have side effects when taking Ibuprofen from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Dec, 13, 2018

120,062 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 3,164 people (2.64%) have Insomnia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ibuprofen cause Insomnia?

Time on Ibuprofen when people have Insomnia *:

  • < 1 month: 57.39 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.52 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.74 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.83 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6.96 %
  • 10+ years: 9.57 %

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • female: 64.42 %
  • male: 35.58 %

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • 0-1: 0.36 %
  • 2-9: 0.81 %
  • 10-19: 2.71 %
  • 20-29: 8.35 %
  • 30-39: 12.56 %
  • 40-49: 23.82 %
  • 50-59: 26.58 %
  • 60+: 24.8 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Depression: 364 people, 11.50%
  2. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 184 people, 5.82%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 173 people, 5.47%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 171 people, 5.40%
  5. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 135 people, 4.27%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Ambien: 282 people, 8.91%
  2. Lyrica: 281 people, 8.88%
  3. Zometa: 262 people, 8.28%
  4. Cymbalta: 228 people, 7.21%
  5. Xanax: 228 people, 7.21%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 873 people, 27.59%
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 840 people, 26.55%
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 784 people, 24.78%
  4. Depression: 589 people, 18.62%
  5. Dizziness: 548 people, 17.32%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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