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Review: could Gabapentin cause Acid reflux (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?





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 Aspirin, and have Depression.

We study 36,957 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 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 39,518 users)

Acid reflux

Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Acid reflux 10,551 patients)

On Dec, 13, 2014: 36,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 43 people (0.12%) have Acid Reflux.

Trend of Acid reflux in Gabapentin reports

Time on Gabapentin when people have Acid reflux * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Acid reflux7.69%38.46%15.38%15.38%15.38%7.69%0.00%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Acid reflux0.00%0.00%0.00%4.76%11.90%9.52%35.71%38.10%

Severity of Acid reflux when taking Gabapentin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Acid reflux0.00%35.71%50.00%14.29%

How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Acid reflux0.00%66.67%33.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (6 people, 13.95%)
  2. Asthma (5 people, 11.63%)
  3. Fibromyalgia (4 people, 9.30%)
  4. Arthritis (4 people, 9.30%)
  5. Pain (4 people, 9.30%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (11 people, 25.58%)
  2. Furosemide (9 people, 20.93%)
  3. Omeprazole (9 people, 20.93%)
  4. Vitamin d (8 people, 18.60%)
  5. Singulair (7 people, 16.28%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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