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Review: taking Buspar and Gabapentin together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Buspar and Gabapentin together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Buspar and Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,340 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

 

 

 

 

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What are the drugs

Buspar has active ingredients of buspirone hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 11,054 Buspar users)

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 39,568 Gabapentin users)

On Jan, 2, 2015: 1,340 people who take Buspar, Gabapentin are studied

Buspar, Gabapentin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Buspar (buspirone hydrochloride)
- Gabapentin (gabapentin)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Buspar is effective20.00%
(2 of 10 people)
26.67%
(4 of 15 people)
0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
57.14%
(4 of 7 people)
31.25%
(5 of 16 people)
50.00%
(4 of 8 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
Gabapentin is effective60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
20.00%
(3 of 15 people)
41.67%
(5 of 12 people)
18.18%
(2 of 11 people)
42.86%
(6 of 14 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
0.00%
(0 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
DepressionAnxietyBrain NeoplasmDepressionGallbladder DisorderMyositisTinnitusDepression
Diabetic NephropathyDepressionEpendymomaAnxietyFistulaOsteoporosisAnxiety
Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlCompleted SuicideNervous System DisorderCompleted SuicideImpaired HealingMajor DepressionNausea
Type 2 Diabetes MellitusCardiac ArrestFatigueDyspepsiaInjection Site PainHallucination, AuditoryDrug Ineffective
Fear Of Weight GainNervous System DisorderConvulsionAbdominal DiscomfortFemur FractureGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseDiabetes Mellitus
DyspepsiaDiabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlSpeech DisorderFear Of Weight GainAnkle FracturePeripheral Sensory NeuropathyChest Pain
HeadacheDiabetic NephropathyAnxietyHeadacheAbscessPneumoniaPain
AnxietyType 2 Diabetes MellitusMemory ImpairmentChest PainAdverse EventSuicidal IdeationHeadache
Chest PainHeadacheCognitive DisorderIrritable Bowel SyndromeOedema MouthType 2 Diabetes MellitusSuicidal Ideation
Completed SuicideChest PainConversion DisorderRespiratory FailureCellulitisRestlessnessFatigue

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Buspar is effective36.96%
(17 of 46 people)
21.05%
(4 of 19 people)
Gabapentin is effective40.43%
(19 of 47 people)
21.05%
(4 of 19 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
DepressionDepression
AnxietyAnxiety
PainChest Pain
NauseaCompleted Suicide
Drug IneffectiveDrug Ineffective
HeadacheDiabetes Mellitus
Diabetes MellitusType 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Chest PainNausea
DyspnoeaHeadache
Suicidal IdeationInsomnia

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Buspar is effectiven/an/a20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
13.33%
(4 of 30 people)
11.48%
(7 of 61 people)
26.67%
(4 of 15 people)
6.90%
(2 of 29 people)
Gabapentin is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 5 people)
60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
25.00%
(8 of 32 people)
14.75%
(9 of 61 people)
18.75%
(3 of 16 people)
0.00%
(0 of 28 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diabetes Mellitusn/aPainDyspnoeaDepressionAnxietyDepressionMyocardial Infarction
Major DepressionCholecystitis ChronicChest DiscomfortAnxietyDepressionNauseaHypertension
InjurySphincter Of Oddi DysfunctionPalpitationsType 2 Diabetes MellitusChest PainChest PainFall
PollakiuriaPancreatitisAbdominal PainWeight DecreasedDiabetes MellitusFatigueCardiac Failure Congestive
Suicidal IdeationGallbladder DisorderBack PainDrug IneffectiveHeadacheNeuropathy PeripheralDrug Ineffective
Weight IncreasedPhysical AssaultAstheniaRespiratory FailureType 2 Diabetes MellitusInsomniaPain
HyperglycaemiaInjection Site IrritationDysuriaPyrexiaDrug IneffectivePneumoniaDyspnoea
FearPupillary Reflex ImpairedDiabetes MellitusDiabetes Mellitus Inadequate ControlSuicidal IdeationDrug IneffectiveChest Pain
PancreatitisAttention Deficit/hyperactivity DisorderSuicidal IdeationDiabetes MellitusInsomniaAnxietyInsomnia
Breast CancerCondition AggravatedConfusional StateMuscle SpasmsNauseaFallAcute Myocardial Infarction

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Buspar (buspirone hydrochloride) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. 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.

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