Review: Gabapentin and Ephedrine drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Gabapentin and Ephedrine. It is created by eHealthMe based on 61 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
Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,091 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.
Ephedrine (latest outcomes from 610 users) has active ingredients of ephedra. It is often used in obesity.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 61 people who reported to have interactions when taking Gabapentin, Ephedrine are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Gabapentin (gabapentin)
- Ephedrine (ephedra)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Gabapentin, Ephedrine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Oliguria (not enough urine)||32|
|Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)||24|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||16|
|Haematuria (presence of blood in urine)||13|
|Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs)||9|
|Lymphopenia (an abnormally low level of lymphocytes in the blood)||9|
|Acute Pulmonary Oedema (sudden deposit of fluid in the lung))||8|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||7|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Gabapentin, Ephedrine:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||1|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||1|
|Pain In Extremity||1|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||1|
|Abasia (inability to walk)||1|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Respiratory disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection
- Heparin sodium 5,000 units in dextrose 5%
- Heparin sodium 1,000 units and sodium chloride 0.9%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Gabapentin (gabapentin) is often used to treat neuralgia. Ephedrine (ephedra) is often used to treat obesity. 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:
- Gabapentin is used in:
- Ephedrine is used in:
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