Review: Baclofen and Gabapentin drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Baclofen and Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 4,154 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Baclofen (latest outcomes from 21,050 users) has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms.
Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,091 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 4,154 people who reported to have interactions when taking Baclofen, Gabapentin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Baclofen (baclofen)
- Gabapentin (gabapentin)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Baclofen, Gabapentin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||831|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||583|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||516|
|Headache (pain in head)||470|
|Multiple Sclerosis Relapse (reoccurrence of a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath)||377|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Baclofen, Gabapentin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||10|
|Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||7|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis
- Muscle spasms
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Baclofen (baclofen) is often used to treat muscle spasms. Gabapentin (gabapentin) is often used to treat neuralgia. 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:
- Baclofen is used in:
- Gabapentin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Baclofen alternatives:
- Gabapentin alternatives:
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