Review: Neurontin and Primidone drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Neurontin and Primidone. It is created by eHealthMe based on 365 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
Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,656 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.
Primidone (latest outcomes from 2,776 users) has active ingredients of primidone. It is often used in essential tremor.
On Feb, 7, 2014: 365 people who reported to have interactions when taking Neurontin, Primidone are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Neurontin (gabapentin)
- Primidone (primidone)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Neurontin, Primidone:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||34|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||32|
|Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)||27|
|Urinary Tract Infection||25|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Neurontin, Primidone:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||2|
|Diplopia (double vision)||1|
|Diabetic Nephropathy (diabetic kidney disease)||1|
|Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)||1|
|Visual Acuity Reduced (reduced clearness of vision)||1|
|Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)||1|
|Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage)||1|
|Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Neurontin (gabapentin) is often used to treat pain. Primidone (primidone) is often used to treat essential tremor. 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:
- Primidone is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Neurontin alternatives:
- Primidone alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
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I am also on IVIG for the CIDP neuropathy. I do not know if these drugs can cause neuropathy but I need to find out. I have been on IVIG for 15 years now. Currently, gamagard 50 g in 10% solution. I know that these drugs can cause the very thing they are supposed to treat.
i don't understand what the 2nd column is for in item #3. I do not take all these meds at the same time but am tired a lot and get usually at least 8 1/2 hrs sleep a night. for #3, please check the outcomes, interacting drugs, & new drugs.
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