A study for a 65 year old woman who takes Gabapentin - from FDA reports


Summary

19,853 females aged 65 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 65 year old female patient who has Nerve Pain. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 03, 2017

19,853 females aged 65 (±5) who take Gabapentin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Gabapentin for a 65-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 65
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Nerve Pain
  • Drugs taken:
    • Gabapentin (gabapentin)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Metallic Taste: 102 (0.51% of females aged 65 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • feeling abnormal
  • drowsiness
  • nausea
  • weakness
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • malaise
  • nausea and vomiting
1 - 6 months:
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • drowsiness
  • hair loss
  • feeling abnormal
  • depression
  • suicidal ideation
  • nausea
  • weakness
6 - 12 months:
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • drowsiness
  • weight increased
  • vision blurred
  • gait disturbance
  • peripheral swelling
  • diarrhea
  • sepsis
1 - 2 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • breast pain
  • feeling abnormal
  • fatigue
  • memory loss
  • malaise
  • fall
  • high blood pressure
  • sepsis
2 - 5 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • fall
  • drowsiness
  • paraesthesia
  • consciousness - decreased
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • stress and anxiety
  • dizziness
  • hyperhidrosis
5 - 10 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • hypoaesthesia
  • headache
  • anaemia
  • chest pain
  • appetite - decreased
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • nausea
  • vaginal bleeding between periods
  • spinal disorder
10+ years:
  • drug ineffective
  • paraesthesia
  • fibromyalgia
  • hair loss
  • gait disturbance
  • arterial occlusive disease
  • feeling abnormal
  • weakness
  • headache
  • osteoporosis
not specified:
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • fall
  • weakness
  • diarrhea
  • dizziness
  • breathing difficulty
  • headache
  • pain in extremity

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (1,715 people, 8.64%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1,710 people, 8.61%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1,596 people, 8.04%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (1,277 people, 6.43%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (1,212 people, 6.10%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (1,695 people, 8.54%)
  • Lasix (1,518 people, 7.65%)
  • Aspirin (1,332 people, 6.71%)
  • Nexium (1,254 people, 6.32%)
  • Lipitor (1,245 people, 6.27%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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