A study for a 77 year old woman who takes Gabapentin - from FDA reports


Summary

10,927 females aged 77 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 77 year old female patient who has Nerve Pain. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Aug, 28, 2017

10,927 females aged 77 (±5) who take Gabapentin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Gabapentin for a 77-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 77
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Nerve Pain
  • Drugs taken:
    • Gabapentin (gabapentin)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Sleepiness: 214 (1.96% of females aged 77 (±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:
  • dizziness
  • drowsiness
  • drug ineffective
  • weakness
  • fatigue
  • fall
  • gait disturbance
  • joint swelling
  • rashes
  • renal failure acute
1 - 6 months:
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • weakness
  • drowsiness
  • nausea
  • vision blurred
  • headache
  • gait disturbance
  • fatigue
  • malaise
6 - 12 months:
  • drug ineffective
  • pain in extremity
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • weakness
  • vision blurred
  • gait disturbance
  • death
  • febrile neutropenia
  • fall
1 - 2 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • weight increased
  • oedema peripheral
  • vision blurred
  • drowsiness
  • breathing difficulty
  • weakness
  • drug effect decreased
  • rashes
  • memory loss
2 - 5 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • memory loss
  • peripheral sensory neuropathy
  • high blood pressure
  • hallucination, visual
  • withdrawal syndrome
  • urinary tract infection
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • bladder disorder
  • stroke
5 - 10 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • pneumonia
  • mental status changes
  • agitation
  • fatigue
  • malignant pleural effusion
  • delirium
  • disease progression
  • lung neoplasm malignant
  • therapeutic response unexpected
10+ years:
  • drug ineffective
  • hearing loss
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • eye discharge
  • abdominal pain upper
  • drug intolerance
  • abdominal pain
  • insomnia
  • haematochezia
  • fall
not specified:
  • drug ineffective
  • fall
  • weakness
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • diarrhea
  • breathing difficulty
  • pain in extremity
  • headache

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (1,107 people, 10.13%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (818 people, 7.49%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (762 people, 6.97%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (701 people, 6.42%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (593 people, 5.43%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (996 people, 9.12%)
  • Lasix (958 people, 8.77%)
  • Aspirin (818 people, 7.49%)
  • Lipitor (666 people, 6.09%)
  • Revlimid (618 people, 5.66%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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