Will you have Lymphoma with Lunesta - from FDA reports


Lymphoma is found among people who take Lunesta, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Lipitor, and have Breast cancer metastatic. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,033 people who have side effects when taking Lunesta from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on eszopiclone (the active ingredients of Lunesta) and Lunesta (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Lymphoma are also considered in the study.

What is Lunesta?

Lunesta has active ingredients of eszopiclone. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Lunesta 21,583 users)

What is Lymphoma?

Lymphoma (cancer that begins in immune system cells) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, lymphoma, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 19,645 Lymphoma patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Mar, 19, 2019

20,033 people reported to have side effects when taking Lunesta.
Among them, 24 people (0.12%) have Lymphoma

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lunesta cause Lymphoma?

Gender of people who have Lymphoma when taking Lunesta *:

  • female: 79.17 %
  • male: 20.83 %

Age of people who have Lymphoma when taking Lunesta *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 36.36 %
  • 60+: 63.64 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Breast Cancer Metastatic: 14 people, 58.33%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 12.50%
  3. Ill-Defined Disorder: 2 people, 8.33%
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 2 people, 8.33%
  5. High Blood Cholesterol: 2 people, 8.33%
  6. Hepatitis C: 1 person, 4.17%
  7. Back Pain: 1 person, 4.17%
  8. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 1 person, 4.17%
  9. Bone Pain: 1 person, 4.17%
  10. Gastroesophageal Cancer: 1 person, 4.17%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lipitor: 16 people, 66.67%
  2. Lopressor: 14 people, 58.33%
  3. Femara: 14 people, 58.33%
  4. Periostat: 14 people, 58.33%
  5. Coumadin: 14 people, 58.33%
  6. Metronidazole: 14 people, 58.33%
  7. Avastin: 14 people, 58.33%
  8. Decadron: 14 people, 58.33%
  9. Megace: 14 people, 58.33%
  10. Arimidex: 14 people, 58.33%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Joint Pain: 15 people, 62.50%
  2. Pain: 15 people, 62.50%
  3. Weight Decreased: 15 people, 62.50%
  4. Musculoskeletal Pain (pain affects the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves): 14 people, 58.33%
  5. Joint Swelling: 14 people, 58.33%
  6. Gums - Swollen: 14 people, 58.33%
  7. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal): 14 people, 58.33%
  8. Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw): 14 people, 58.33%
  9. Hepatic Cyst: 14 people, 58.33%
  10. Osteolysis (dissolution of bone): 14 people, 58.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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