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Memantine Hydrochloride Related Hypersomnia

Official FDA Reports141
Social Media Events2
Active Ingredients
  • Memantine Hydrochloride
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Additional Terms for Hypersomnia
  • Sleeping More Than 12 Hours A Day
  • Hypersomnias
  • So Sleepy
  • Slept 12 Hours A Night
  • Great For Sleeping, But Had Trouble Getting Up
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Explanation

The quarterly trend chart illustrates changing levels of adverse events over time. Results from both the FDA Adverse Event Database (AERS) and adverse events extracted from social media by Druginformer are plotted side-by-side for easy comparison.


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Social Media Comments From Around the Web

The following are comments from users that experienced side effects while taking Milnacipran Hydrochloride

Namenda

Side Effects: My client experienced back pain legs were so weak couldn't walk and very very fatigue all he did was fall asleep , did not find namenda helpful at all ,only made things worse.

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Source:" NAMENDA: Side effects, ratings, and pa...

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Namenda

... Aricept for minor dementia. My Sister visited her this weekend and was horrified that she was in a zombie like state, could not complete a sentence, was sleeping most of the time and couldn't finish d...


Source:" Namenda oral : User Ratings covering u...

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Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Back pain, Hypersomnia, Walking disability, Muscular weakness, Somnolence, Adverse drug reaction

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on February 11, 2015 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: My client experienced back pain legs were so weak couldn't walk and very very fatigue all he did was fall asleep, did not find namenda helpful at all ,only made things worse. ...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Hypersomnia, Dementia, Drug effect increased

Posted By lobbyd1127 in fdb.rxlist.com on April 23, 2012 @ 12:00 am

... Aricept for minor dementia. My Sister visited her this weekend and was horrified that she was in a zombie like state, could not complete a sentence, was sleeping most of the time and couldn't finish d...



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* About FAERS: The FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS) is used by FDA for activities such as looking for new safety concerns that might be related to a marketed product, evaluating a manufacturer's compliance to reporting regulations and responding to outside requests for information. Reporting of adverse events is a voluntary process, and not every report is sent to FDA and entered into FAERS. The FAERS database may contain duplicate reports, the report quality is variable, and many factors may influence reporting (e.g., media attention, length of time a drug is marketed, market share). For these reasons, FAERS case reports cannot be used to calculate incidence or estimates of risk for a particular product or compare risks between products.