Review: taking Neurontin and Methadone hydrochloride together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Neurontin and Methadone hydrochloride together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Neurontin and Methadone hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,499 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Neurontin

Neurontin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Neurontin 65,204 users)

Methadone Hydrochloride

Methadone hydrochloride has active ingredients of methadone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Methadone hydrochloride 2,998 users)

On Aug, 26, 2016

2,499 people who take Neurontin, Methadone Hydrochloride are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Neurontin and Methadone hydrochloride drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Neurontin:
  • < 1 month: 22.0% - (2 of 9 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.0% - (5 of 15 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 23.0% - (4 of 17 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 46.0% - (7 of 15 people)
  • 10+ years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Methadone Hydrochloride:
  • < 1 month: 30.0% - (3 of 10 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 64.0% - (9 of 14 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 71.0% - (5 of 7 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (7 of 14 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 58.0% - (7 of 12 people)
  • 10+ years: 57.0% - (4 of 7 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Neurontin:
  • female: 27.0% - (11 of 40 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (10 of 30 people)
Methadone Hydrochloride:
  • female: 54.0% - (23 of 42 people)
  • male: 46.0% - (12 of 26 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Neurontin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 30-39: 38.0% - (7 of 18 people)
  • 40-49: 28.0% - (7 of 25 people)
  • 50-59: 8.0% - (1 of 12 people)
  • 60+: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
Methadone Hydrochloride:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 30-39: 61.0% - (11 of 18 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (12 of 24 people)
  • 50-59: 46.0% - (6 of 13 people)
  • 60+: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pneumonia
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • overdose
  • dehydration
  • nausea
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • vomiting
  • back pain
  • bone pain
  • dizziness
1 - 6 months:
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • hepatic encephalopathy
  • ascites
  • cognitive disorder
  • completed suicide
  • constipation
  • drug abuse
  • drug dependence
  • drug ineffective
  • loss of consciousness
6 - 12 months:
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting
  • depression
  • drug dependence
  • intentional overdose
  • nausea
  • suicide attempt
  • tremor
  • blood creatinine increased
  • blood urea increased
1 - 2 years:
  • depression
  • abnormal behaviour
  • dental caries
  • drug dependence
  • dysarthria
  • tooth abscess
  • drug abuse
  • drug ineffective
  • overdose
  • partner stress
2 - 5 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • diarrhoea
  • hallucination
  • oedema peripheral
  • angiopathy
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • chest pain
  • constipation
  • coordination abnormal
  • dental caries
5 - 10 years:
  • chronic pain
  • diarrhoea
  • dehydration
  • hypotension
  • neutropenia
  • arthritis
  • haematocrit decreased
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • pain in extremity
10+ years:
  • renal failure
  • anxiety disorder
  • back pain
  • bone pain
  • sleepiness - during the day
  • edema
  • insomnia
  • weight gain
  • anxiety
  • bipolar disorder
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • oedema peripheral
  • hypoaesthesia
  • bone disorder

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • back pain
  • fall
  • oedema peripheral
  • hypoaesthesia
  • bone disorder
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • arthralgia
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • dyspnoea
  • oedema peripheral
  • asthenia
  • depression
  • headache

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • alopecia
  • drug withdrawal syndrome neonatal
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • respiratory failure
  • back pain
  • cellulitis
  • contusion
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • headache
2-9:
  • respiratory distress
  • bone pain
  • convulsion
  • disease progression
  • febrile neutropenia
  • hepatomegaly
  • jaundice
  • metastases to kidney
  • metastases to liver
  • neoplasm progression
10-19:
  • haematocrit decreased
  • hypotension
  • pyrexia
  • cardiac arrest
  • completed suicide
  • caecitis
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • headache
  • pneumonitis
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
20-29:
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • pneumonia
  • drug abuse
  • headache
  • vomiting
  • bone disorder
  • anxiety
  • cellulitis
  • depression
30-39:
  • back pain
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • anxiety
  • pain in extremity
  • pain
  • bone disorder
  • nausea
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • oedema peripheral
  • dyspnoea
40-49:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • oedema peripheral
  • nausea
  • depression
  • insomnia
  • back pain
  • vomiting
50-59:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • emotional distress
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • injury
  • fall
  • dyspnoea
  • pyrexia
  • back pain
60+:
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • anxiety
  • osteoarthritis
  • back pain
  • weight decreased
  • osteomyelitis
  • impaired healing

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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