Review: taking Prozac and Gabapentin together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Prozac and Gabapentin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prozac and Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,398 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Prozac

Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Prozac 41,900 users)

Gabapentin

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 38,780 users)

On Jul, 22, 2016

4,398 people who take Prozac, Gabapentin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prozac and Gabapentin drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Prozac:
  • < 1 month: 18.0% - (2 of 11 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.0% - (11 of 46 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 25.0% - (7 of 27 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 21.0% - (7 of 33 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 35.0% - (23 of 64 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 21.0% - (18 of 84 people)
  • 10+ years: 42.0% - (19 of 45 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
Gabapentin:
  • < 1 month: 25.0% - (6 of 24 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 9.0% - (10 of 106 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 38.0% - (14 of 36 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 36.0% - (17 of 47 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 27.0% - (12 of 44 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 48.0% - (13 of 27 people)
  • 10+ years: 46.0% - (7 of 15 people)
  • not specified: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Prozac:
  • female: 34.0% - (76 of 218 people)
  • male: 13.0% - (13 of 94 people)
Gabapentin:
  • female: 33.0% - (69 of 207 people)
  • male: 12.0% - (12 of 96 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Prozac:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 10-19: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 20-29: 35.0% - (6 of 17 people)
  • 30-39: 19.0% - (12 of 63 people)
  • 40-49: 20.0% - (23 of 114 people)
  • 50-59: 37.0% - (28 of 74 people)
  • 60+: 51.0% - (19 of 37 people)
Gabapentin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10-19: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 20-29: 43.0% - (7 of 16 people)
  • 30-39: 31.0% - (18 of 58 people)
  • 40-49: 20.0% - (22 of 110 people)
  • 50-59: 23.0% - (18 of 76 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (12 of 36 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • fatigue
  • atrial fibrillation
  • drug ineffective
  • feeling abnormal
  • joint swelling
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • somnolence
1 - 6 months:
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • tinnitus
  • neck pain
  • constipation
  • arthritis - neck
  • back pain - low
  • blurred vision
6 - 12 months:
  • dizziness
  • brain neoplasm
  • fatigue
  • tinnitus
  • tremor
  • depression
  • memory impairment
  • anxiety
  • ependymoma
  • speech disorder
1 - 2 years:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • feeling abnormal
  • asthenia
  • confusional state
  • foot deformity
  • hallucination
  • sepsis
2 - 5 years:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • suicide attempt
  • pain
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • weight loss
  • iron deficiency anemia
  • pain inflammation activated
  • drug ineffective
  • bipolar disorder
5 - 10 years:
  • depression
  • headache
  • chronic pain
  • constipation
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • migraine
  • arthritis - neck
  • back pain - low
  • blurred vision
10+ years:
  • allodynia
  • constipation
  • suicide attempt
  • headache
  • nausea
  • alcohol intolerance
  • back injury
  • barrett's oesophagus
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • nausea
  • fall
  • back pain
  • dizziness
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
male:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • headache
  • constipation
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • back pain

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
2-9:
  • maternal drugs affecting foetus
  • hallucination
  • speech disorder developmental
  • seizure like phenomena
  • speech disorder
10-19:
  • gallbladder disorder
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • pain
  • pancreatitis
  • sphincter of oddi dysfunction
  • fall
  • tremor
  • visual evoked potentials abnormal
  • abasia
  • crying
20-29:
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • asthenia
  • suicidal ideation
  • urinary tract infection
  • paranoia
  • chest discomfort
  • back pain
  • cervical dysplasia
30-39:
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • pyrexia
  • suicide attempt
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
40-49:
  • pain
  • depression
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • diabetes mellitus
  • constipation
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
50-59:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • nausea
  • injury
  • fall
60+:
  • pain
  • fall
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • dizziness
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • bone disorder
  • anaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • dysphagia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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