Gabapentin and Acid reflux - from FDA reports


Summary

Acid reflux is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Metformin, and have High blood pressure . We study 83,679 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA. Among them, 53 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 89,164 users)

Acid Reflux

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 18,294 Acid reflux patients).

On Feb, 19, 2017

83,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 53 people (0.06%) have Acid Reflux


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gabapentin cause Acid reflux?

Time on Gabapentin when people have Acid Reflux *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Acid Reflux when taking Gabapentin *:

  • female: 64.15 %
  • male: 35.85 %

Age of people who have Acid Reflux when taking Gabapentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.04 %
  • 30-39: 10.2 %
  • 40-49: 4.08 %
  • 50-59: 40.82 %
  • 60+: 42.86 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (11 people, 20.75%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (9 people, 16.98%)
  • Pain (8 people, 15.09%)
  • Insomnia (7 people, 13.21%)
  • Depression (7 people, 13.21%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Metformin (10 people, 18.87%)
  • Omeprazole (9 people, 16.98%)
  • Fish Oil (9 people, 16.98%)
  • Aspirin (9 people, 16.98%)
  • Lisinopril (8 people, 15.09%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (9 people, 16.98%)
  • Insomnia (5 people, 9.43%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (5 people, 9.43%)
  • Drug Ineffective (5 people, 9.43%)
  • Chest Pain (5 people, 9.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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