Review: Gabapentin and Paxil drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Gabapentin and Paxil. It is created by eHealthMe based on 3,639 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 pain.
Paxil (latest outcomes from 70,148 users) has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 3,639 people who reported to have interactions when taking Gabapentin, Paxil are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Gabapentin (gabapentin)
- Paxil (paroxetine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Gabapentin, Paxil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||784|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||482|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||469|
|Headache (pain in head)||387|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Gabapentin, Paxil:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Osteonecrosis (death of bone)||36|
|Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)||32|
|Coronary Artery Disease (plaque building up along the inner walls of the arteries of the heart, which narrows the arteries and restricts blood flow to the heart)||30|
|Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)||15|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paroxetine hcl
* 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 pain. Paxil (paroxetine hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. 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:
- Paxil is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Gabapentin alternatives:
- Paxil alternatives:
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I started taking gabapentin 900mg after finishing treatments for breast cancer. My hole body aches especially my lower bach.
I also have mitral valve prolapse. Am interested whether gabapentin is the cause of my lightheadedness
Bone density scan, negative, osteopenia
musculo-skeletal stiffness, extreme pain
3 stents in Right Coronary Artery
Moderate calcification of aorta
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- By Gmanana: What medications cause hair loss
Been experiencing hair loss for several months and the loss has increased the last couple of months. My doctor ran thyroid test and it was normal. The loss has been gradual and it is not breaking off, but coming out at the root.
- By patita: Could paxil long use (more than 10 years) be causing parkinsonism
I have been taking Paxil during about 12 years s/o stopping prescribed for my chronic depression. 5 years ago I was diagnosed parkinson disease. I have always wondered if Paxil could have caused it.
- By deatheater: How many mg can cause a coma with this?
I have a cocktail of disorders. Bad news here...i've lived in a world of hell for over 9 years because of my conditions. I just want to get better.
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