Review: Gabapentin and Vitamin B12 drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Gabapentin and Vitamin B12. It is created by eHealthMe based on 111 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.
Vitamin b12 (latest outcomes from 2,789 users) has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 111 people who reported to have interactions when taking Gabapentin, Vitamin B12 are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Gabapentin (gabapentin)
- Vitamin B12 (cobalamin)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Gabapentin, Vitamin B12:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||16|
|Myalgia (muscle pain)||15|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||12|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||11|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Gabapentin, Vitamin B12:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)||5|
|High Blood Pressure||3|
|Numbness And Tingling (unusual prickling sensations)||2|
|Lack Of Concentration||2|
|Swollen Tongue (swelling of tongue)||2|
|Cognitive Deterioration (memory impairment)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Routine health maintenance
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid
- Vitamin d
* 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. Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) is often used to treat vitamin b12 deficiency. 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:
- Vitamin b12 is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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