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Acyclovir Somnolence Side Effects

Acyclovir Somnolence Side Effect Reports


The following Acyclovir Somnolence side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Somnolence, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Acyclovir or it might take time to develop.



Hallucination, Auditory, Dysarthria, Neurotoxicity, Confusional State, Insomnia, Disorientation, Somnolence, Electroencephalogram Abnormal

This Somnolence side effect was reported by a physician from KOREA, REPUBLIC OF. A 56-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: herpes zoster. The patient was prescribed Acyclovir (dosage: 500 Mg, Daily In 2 Divided Doses), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Acyclovir the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Hallucination, Auditory
  • Dysarthria
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Confusional State
  • Insomnia
  • Disorientation
  • Somnolence
  • Electroencephalogram Abnormal
These side effects may potentially be related to Acyclovir.
Sedation, Somnolence, Incorrect Dose Administered, Alcohol Use

This Somnolence Acyclovir side effect was reported by a pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Jan 12, 2012. A male , 39 years of age, weighting 196.4 lb, was treated with Acyclovir. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Sedation
  • Somnolence
  • Incorrect Dose Administered
  • Alcohol Use
. Acyclovir dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Rash Erythematous, Encephalitis Herpes, Balance Disorder, Liver Palpable Subcostal, Dysstasia, Dialysis, Somnolence, Cardiac Murmur, Nystagmus

This is a Acyclovir side effect report of a 65-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: herpes zoster, who was treated with Acyclovir (dosage:500 Mg;5x A Day, Po, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Glipizide
  • Amlodipine
  • Simvastatin
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Phenytoin
  • Lasix
  • Aspirin
  • Hydralazine Hcl
, and developed a serious reaction and a Somnolence side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Rash Erythematous
  • Encephalitis Herpes
  • Balance Disorder
  • Liver Palpable Subcostal
  • Dysstasia
  • Dialysis
  • Somnolence
  • Cardiac Murmur
  • Nystagmus
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Acyclovir treatment in patients suffering from herpes zoster, resulting in Somnolence.

Somnolence, Erythema, Ataxia, Fatigue, Confusional State, Oxygen Saturation Decreased, Toxicity To Various Agents, Mental Status Changes, Nystagmus

A 65-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: herpes zoster started Acyclovir treatment (dosage: 500 Mg;5xd;po) on NS. Soon after starting Acyclovir treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Somnolence
  • Erythema
  • Ataxia
  • Fatigue
  • Confusional State
  • Oxygen Saturation Decreased
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
  • Mental Status Changes
  • Nystagmus
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Hydralazine Hcl
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid Srt
  • Glipizide
  • Phenytoin
  • Benazepril Hydrochloride
  • Furosemide
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Acyclovir side effects, such as Somnolence.
Csf Protein Increased, Encephalitis Herpes, Hemiparesis, Iiird Nerve Paralysis, Pleocytosis, Somnolence

A female patient from GERMANY was prescribed and started Acyclovir on Jun 28, 2010. Patient felt the following Acyclovir side effects: csf protein increased, encephalitis herpes, hemiparesis, iiird nerve paralysis, pleocytosis, somnolence Additional patient health information: Female , 27 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Acyclovir dosage: 750 Mg / Intravenous. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Ceftriaxone
  • Ampicillin Trihydrate
The patient was hospitalized.
Confusional State, Pallor, Rash, Somnolence

This report suggests a potential Acyclovir Somnolence side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 89-year-old female patient from UNITED KINGDOM (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): herpes zoster and used Acyclovir (dosage: 800 Mg; Qd;) starting NS. Soon after starting Acyclovir the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Confusional State
  • Pallor
  • Rash
  • Somnolence
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Acyclovir demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Somnolence, may still occur.
Blood Albumin Increased, Blood Pressure Increased, Blood Urea Increased, Haemoglobin Decreased, Hallucination, Visual, Leukoencephalopathy, Neurotoxicity, Somnolence

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Dec 09, 2009 by a Female taking Acyclovir (dosage: 250 Mg, 1 Day, Intravenous) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED KINGDOM , 47 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Acyclovir side effects: blood albumin increased, blood pressure increased, blood urea increased, haemoglobin decreased, hallucination, visual, leukoencephalopathy, neurotoxicity, somnolence. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Azathioprine
  • Prednisone
The patient was hospitalized.
Somnolence, Unresponsive To Stimuli

This Somnolence problem was reported by a pharmacist from UNITED STATES. A 90-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Jan 25, 2009 a consumer started treatment with Acyclovir (dosage: 330 Mg Every Day Iv). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Acyclovir, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Somnolence
  • Unresponsive To Stimuli
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Somnolence, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Blood Pressure Increased, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Malaise, Somnolence, Speech Disorder, Therapeutic Agent Toxicity, Tremor

This is a Acyclovir side effect report of a 80-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from JAPAN. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: herpes zoster and was treated with Acyclovir (dosage: 200 Mg Twice A Day) starting Dec 07, 2000. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aspirin
  • Famotidine
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Blood Pressure Increased
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Malaise
  • Somnolence
  • Speech Disorder
  • Therapeutic Agent Toxicity
  • Tremor
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Acyclovir could cause Somnolence and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Altered State Of Consciousness, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Dizziness, Dysarthria, Dyslalia, Movement Disorder, Somnolence

This Somnolence side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from JAPAN on Oct 30, 2007. A patient from JAPAN , 53 years of age, was treated with Acyclovir. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Acyclovir side effects: altered state of consciousness, depressed level of consciousness, dizziness, dysarthria, dyslalia, movement disorder, somnolence. Acyclovir dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Valtrex
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Acyclovir.
Hallucination, Auditory, Nightmare, Somnolence

This Somnolence side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM. A 39-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: genital herpes. The patient was prescribed Acyclovir (dosage: 200 Mg;qd;po), which was started on Jul 24, 2006. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Co-dydramol
When starting to take Acyclovir the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Hallucination, Auditory
  • Nightmare
  • Somnolence
These side effects may potentially be related to Acyclovir.
Affect Lability, Bronchopneumonia, Cerebral Ischaemia, Coordination Abnormal, Glasgow Coma Scale Abnormal, Neurotoxicity, Somnolence, Subdural Haematoma

This Somnolence Acyclovir side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED KINGDOM on Apr 26, 2007. A Female , 67 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Acyclovir. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Affect Lability
  • Bronchopneumonia
  • Cerebral Ischaemia
  • Coordination Abnormal
  • Glasgow Coma Scale Abnormal
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Somnolence
  • Subdural Haematoma
. Acyclovir dosage: 200 Mg; Po. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Hallucination, Nightmare, Somnolence

This is a Acyclovir side effect report of a 39-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED KINGDOM, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: genital herpes,pain, who was treated with Acyclovir (dosage:NA, start time: Sep 24, 2006), combined with:
  • Co-dydramol
, and developed a serious reaction and a Somnolence side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Hallucination
  • Nightmare
  • Somnolence
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Acyclovir treatment in female patients suffering from genital herpes,pain, resulting in Somnolence.
Hallucination, Nightmare, Somnolence

A 39-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED KINGDOM with the following symptoms: genital herpes,pain started Acyclovir treatment (dosage: NA) on Sep 24, 2006. Soon after starting Acyclovir treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Hallucination
  • Nightmare
  • Somnolence
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Co-dydramol
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Acyclovir side effects, such as Somnolence.
Abnormal Behaviour, Coordination Abnormal, Gait Disturbance, Ischaemia, Local Swelling, Nervous System Disorder, Neurotoxicity, Somnolence, Subdural Haematoma

A female patient from UNITED KINGDOM was prescribed and started Acyclovir on Apr 25, 2007. After Acyclovir was administered, patient encountered several Acyclovir side effects: abnormal behaviour, coordination abnormal, gait disturbance, ischaemia, local swelling, nervous system disorder, neurotoxicity, somnolence, subdural haematoma Additional patient health information: Female , 67 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Acyclovir dosage: 200mg Five Times Per Day. Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Affect Lability, Bronchopneumonia, Cerebellar Haematoma, Cerebral Ischaemia, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Gait Disturbance, Paralysis, Somnolence, Subdural Haematoma

This report suggests a potential Acyclovir Somnolence side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 67-year-old female patient from UNITED KINGDOM (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): facial palsy and used Acyclovir (dosage: 200 Mg Oth) starting NS. Soon after starting Acyclovir the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Affect Lability
  • Bronchopneumonia
  • Cerebellar Haematoma
  • Cerebral Ischaemia
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Paralysis
  • Somnolence
  • Subdural Haematoma
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Acyclovir demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Somnolence, may still occur.
Abnormal Behaviour, Affect Lability, Gait Disturbance, Glasgow Coma Scale Abnormal, Neurotoxicity, Somnolence, Subdural Haematoma

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Apr 17, 2007 by a Female taking Acyclovir (dosage: 200mg Five Times Per Day) . Location: UNITED KINGDOM , 67 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Acyclovir side effects: abnormal behaviour, affect lability, gait disturbance, glasgow coma scale abnormal, neurotoxicity, somnolence, subdural haematoma. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Haemodialysis
The patient was hospitalized.
Abnormal Behaviour, Coordination Abnormal, Gait Disturbance, Ischaemia, Local Swelling, Nervous System Disorder, Neurotoxicity, Somnolence, Subdural Haematoma

This Somnolence problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM. A 67-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Acyclovir (dosage: 200mg Five Times Per Day). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Acyclovir, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Abnormal Behaviour
  • Coordination Abnormal
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Ischaemia
  • Local Swelling
  • Nervous System Disorder
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Somnolence
  • Subdural Haematoma
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Somnolence, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Bronchopneumonia, Cerebellar Haematoma, Gait Disturbance, Haemodialysis, Somnolence, Viith Nerve Paralysis

This is a Acyclovir side effect report of a 67-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED KINGDOM. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: facial palsy and was treated with Acyclovir (dosage: 200mg Five Times Per Day) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Bronchopneumonia
  • Cerebellar Haematoma
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Haemodialysis
  • Somnolence
  • Viith Nerve Paralysis
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Acyclovir could cause Somnolence and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Cerebellar Haematoma, Gait Disturbance, Somnolence, Viith Nerve Paralysis

This Somnolence side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED KINGDOM on Apr 12, 2007. A female patient from UNITED KINGDOM , 67 years of age, was treated with Acyclovir. Patient felt the following Acyclovir side effects: cerebellar haematoma, gait disturbance, somnolence, viith nerve paralysis. Acyclovir dosage: 200mg Five Times Per Day. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Acyclovir.

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