Review: Fluoxetine and Gabapentin
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Fluoxetine and Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 4,000 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Fluoxetine (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Gabapentin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.
On Dec, 5, 2013: 4,000 people who reported to have interactions when taking Fluoxetine, Gabapentin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Fluoxetine (fluoxetine hydrochloride)
- Gabapentin (gabapentin)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Fluoxetine, Gabapentin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||755|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||710|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||489|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||439|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Fluoxetine, Gabapentin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present)||60|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||57|
|Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe)||33|
|Blood Calcium Decreased||27|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis
- Bipolar disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By loveslittlefeet: Has anyone gotten mouth sores from and gabapentin
(for a 40 year old woman who has Mouth Sores, and takes Gabapentin)
I got mouth sores from lyrica first and didn't know it. Then I was prescribed Cymbalta that's when I figured it out . Then I got gabapentin and i was screwed it gets worse every time and my mouth swells more and more every time and i can't eat know What should I do.
(Number of patients like loveslittlefeet: 1,615)
- By mastersergent: I'm retired army master sergeant, ive gone to the va and keep testing positive for spironolactone. dr keeps asking why in my urine?
(for a 45 year old man who has Night Sweats, Nightmares, Fatigue, and takes Oxycodone Hydrochloride, Xanax, Celexa, Triamcinolone, Gabapentin, Bupropion Hydrochloride)
here's my issue. I'm retired Army guy, 20yrs. I have started going to the VA in Jonson City Tenn. and of course we have to provide urine test at every other visit about three months apart, and for over two years I keep testing positive for Spironolactone and I have no idea why this is in my system. ...
(Number of patients like mastersergent: 7,118)
- By email@example.com: What meds can be used for morton's neuroma
(for a 55 year old woman who has Pain Trauma Activated, Morton's Neuroma, and takes Gabapentin)
Terrible. Pain in ball of feet and toes, often worse at night. Walking leads to more pain, read that ice packs would help with pain. Read that using an anti inflammation would also help. Still have terrible pain.
(Number of patients like firstname.lastname@example.org: 1,621)
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Fluoxetine (fluoxetine hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Gabapentin (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:
- Fluoxetine is used in:
- Gabapentin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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