Review: Neurontin and Hiprex
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Neurontin and Hiprex. It is created by eHealthMe based on 26 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Neurontin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.
Hiprex (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of methenamine hippurate. It is often used in recurrent cystitis.
On Dec, 5, 2013: 26 people who reported to have interactions when taking Neurontin, Hiprex are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Neurontin (gabapentin)
- Hiprex (methenamine hippurate)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Neurontin, Hiprex:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Decreased Appetite (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)||18|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||12|
|Urinary Tract Infection||7|
|Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)||4|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Neurontin, Hiprex:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Muscle Fatigue (a condition in which muscles cannot exert their normal force)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
- Multiple sclerosis
- Rheumatoid arthritis
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Wellbutrin xl
- Methenamine tab
- Levothyroxine sodium
* 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 firstname.lastname@example.org: 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 email@example.com: 1,621)
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a 100 mg gabapentin capsule has left me totally spaced out with blurred vision and disorientation for 3 days now. Never again do I want to go near one of those capsules. Dr. prescribed 100 mg. druggist filled 300 mg. I am sure thankful I doubled checked and got 100 mg instead. The 300 mg would h ...
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I am writing this for my sister-in-law, Maria, who is not able to do so and for whom my husband, her brother, and I are the POAs. In May of 2012, Maria had a recurring pain in her leg which took her to the hospital again. She was diagnosed for a second time as having a strained muscle. Then the hosp ...
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- By Icantremember: Off label use of drugs for peripheral neuropathy causing memory loss
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I have peripheral neuropathy with standard symptoms of burning, tingling, stabbing pain on the tops of my feet. I have had this condition for over 15 years getting worse over time. The last 5 years I have seen a couple of doctors and through trial and error we settled on a combination of Savella and ...
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Neurontin (gabapentin) is often used to treat neuralgia. Hiprex (methenamine hippurate) is often used to treat recurrent cystitis. 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:
- Neurontin is used in:
- Hiprex is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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