eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


Advanced tools       Explore eHealthMe

Home > Baclofen > Neurontin > Baclofen and Neurontin

Review: Baclofen and Neurontin

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Baclofen and Neurontin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,298 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Baclofen and Neurontin >>>

What are the drugs

Baclofen (latest outcomes from 21,150 users) has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms.

Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,748 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.

On Sep, 18, 2014: 4,298 people who take Baclofen, Neurontin are studied

Baclofen, Neurontin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Baclofen (baclofen)
- Neurontin (gabapentin)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Baclofen is effective15.38%
(2 of 13 people)
11.11%
(2 of 18 people)
12.50%
(2 of 16 people)
29.63%
(8 of 27 people)
29.41%
(10 of 34 people)
38.89%
(7 of 18 people)
50.00%
(7 of 14 people)
0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
Neurontin is effective30.00%
(3 of 10 people)
7.69%
(2 of 26 people)
7.69%
(1 of 13 people)
27.78%
(5 of 18 people)
21.88%
(7 of 32 people)
29.63%
(8 of 27 people)
40.00%
(6 of 15 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
DizzinessFatigueChest PainErythemaPainPneumoniaDizzinessFall
PneumoniaHypertensionFatigueConvulsionPneumoniaDepressionHair LossNausea
SomnolenceDizzinessDepressionHyperaesthesiaNauseaHypoxiaDrug DependencePain
Confusional StateHaemarthrosisMyocardial InfarctionTongue DiscolourationDepressionDiarrhoeaSwelling FaceFatigue
Acute Respiratory Distress SyndromeConfusional StatePainDrug IneffectiveAnxietyChest PainEczema EyelidsHeadache
Vena Cava ThrombosisEncephalopathyBreast CancerDysphagiaMultiple SclerosisDrug IneffectiveDepressionDepression
Anoxic EncephalopathyLethargyInsomniaFatigueWeight DecreasedHeadacheKidney CrystallisationDyspnoea
Pulmonary EmbolismToxic Induced EncephalopathyTremorSkin FissuresCondition AggravatedPainSwollen TongueMuscle Spasms
Clostridium Difficile ColitisInsomniaAnaemiaTooth DecalcificationDiarrhoeaConstipationBack PainAsthenia
Gait DisturbanceDisorientationDizzinessFeeling AbnormalInsomniaSuicide AttemptShort-term Memory LossMultiple Sclerosis Relapse

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Baclofen is effective24.75%
(25 of 101 people)
30.95%
(13 of 42 people)
Neurontin is effective23.00%
(23 of 100 people)
22.73%
(10 of 44 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
FallPain
NauseaDepression
FatigueFall
HeadacheNausea
PainFatigue
Multiple Sclerosis RelapseAnxiety
Urinary Tract InfectionMuscle Spasms
DyspnoeaPain In Extremity
Multiple SclerosisDizziness
AstheniaPyrexia

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Baclofen is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
22.22%
(2 of 9 people)
26.67%
(12 of 45 people)
8.75%
(7 of 80 people)
16.47%
(14 of 85 people)
9.09%
(3 of 33 people)
Neurontin is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 9 people)
15.69%
(8 of 51 people)
16.88%
(13 of 77 people)
10.34%
(9 of 87 people)
8.82%
(3 of 34 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/aVomitingRetchingMultiple SclerosisDepressionNauseaFallFall
AstheniaSalivary HypersecretionMultiple Sclerosis RelapseFatiguePainPainFatigue
NauseaNauseaDepressionHypoaesthesiaFatigueNauseaPain
Multiple SclerosisBradycardiaMuscle SpasmsMultiple Sclerosis RelapseHeadacheDepressionNausea
Urinary Tract InfectionConstipationPainHeadacheFallArthralgiaUrinary Tract Infection
Condition AggravatedAstheniaDyspnoeaMuscle SpasmsDepressionDyspnoeaHeadache
Pain In ExtremityRespiratory DepressionInsomniaMultiple SclerosisMultiple Sclerosis RelapseAnxietyDizziness
Alanine Aminotransferase IncreasedCondition AggravatedNauseaPain In ExtremityDyspnoeaDiarrhoeaAsthenia
Blood Bilirubin IncreasedHypothermiaContusionPyrexiaVomitingMultiple Sclerosis RelapseGait Disturbance
Aspartate Aminotransferase IncreasedCompleted SuicideCondition AggravatedDyspnoeaPyrexiaUrinary Tract InfectionOedema Peripheral

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you take Baclofen and Neurontin?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Was diagnosed with MRSA following neck surgery. I had been on vancomycin 2g twice a day via IV. My trough levels were not reaching "therapeutic" levels so I was switched to Bactrim DS in late July. Wound is still open and painful. About three days ago I noticed blisters on my chest. I had shingles two years ago and these blisters I have now are painfully similar. I'm very concerned that I have shingles again and want to know what impact having MRSA will have on shingles.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • five weeks ago I received Botox injections for my chronic low back pain....now I can hardly stand up straight and walk...the chiropractor says that my pelvis is now severely tipped...this has just happened since the Botox injection s

    Reply

  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • I have had severe jerking in head, upper body, arms, and hands where I can not stand or hold on to anything 4 times the last 8 months, and the last one this past month, and it lasted for almost a week then went away like the other times with being on the medicines. The dr. now has me getting off the Neurontin, and Cymbalta. My primary dr. wants me off the Zoloft too. I wish I could get them all on the same page. I was diagnosed with MS in 1999 and need something for spasms, and pain so I can get off this one pain pill. What is in the Neurontin that causes the jerking? Does the medicine Baclofen cause jerking too?

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Baclofen, Neurontin

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Neurotin and venous insufficiency
    I have been on neurotin/gabapentin for 8 years with in the last 3 years I have developed venous insufficiency with reoccurring ulcers near my ankle bones both on the medial and lateral sides of the ankles.I have endured 2 ablations. The first in the left leg for the lesser saphenous vein and one on ...

  • Gabapentin made me comatose
    I took Neurontin, and then its generic, Neurontin, for about five years. It was prescribed for chronic pain. I found it ineffective, but kept being told it was a good drug, quite benign, and was probably benefiting me more than I realized. I did NOT realize that toward the end of the five-year pe ...

  • Eczema and birth control-microgestin
    I started getting eczema over the last year and recently decided it may be from the birth control as well, which I started taking @ 2 months before I got the eczema and skin started breaking out...weight gain, etc. I am on singulair, westcort cream, moisture/kenalog, exederm cream, cerevue wash, cet ...

More reviews for: Baclofen, Neurontin

Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Baclofen (baclofen) is often used to treat muscle spasms. Neurontin (gabapentin) is often used to treat pain. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Dyspnoea Paroxysmal Nocturnal

- Tramadol Hydrochloride and Bph

- Saphris

- Tramadol and Bph

- Metoprolol Tartrate and Laryngospasm

 

Recent user comments

- "I have IBS and have had bloating and gas pain in the ... " (59 minutes ago)

- "Very sever abdominal pain before and during poops. P ... " (2 hours ago)

- "twice in 4 days both times upon awakening the ... " (4 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Theophyl 225
- Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen
- Hiv Infection
- Acetyl L Carnitine
- Dibenil

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Alcaptonuria in Neurocysticercosis (0 second ago)

- Oropharyngeal Pain in Duodenitis (1 second ago)

- Diet - Fat in Wpw (2 seconds ago)

- Mouth Ulceration in Alopecia Areata (3 seconds ago)

- Achilles Tendonitis in Myasthenia Gravis (4 seconds ago)

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.