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 37,022 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.
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Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 39,568 Gabapentin users)
Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,949 Acid reflux patients)
On Jan, 12, 2015: 36,987 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 43 people (0.12%) have Acid Reflux.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Acid reflux * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Acid reflux||7.69%||38.46%||15.38%||15.38%||15.38%||7.69%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Gabapentin * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||11.90%||9.52%||35.71%||38.10% |
Severity of Acid reflux when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||35.71%||50.00%||14.29% |
How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||66.67%||33.33% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (6 people, 13.95%)
- Asthma (5 people, 11.63%)
- Fibromyalgia (4 people, 9.30%)
- Arthritis (4 people, 9.30%)
- Pain (4 people, 9.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (11 people, 25.58%)
- Furosemide (9 people, 20.93%)
- Omeprazole (9 people, 20.93%)
- Vitamin d (8 people, 18.60%)
- Singulair (7 people, 16.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 months ago):
I feel as if I have a lump in my throat, as if something hasn't been swallowed properly. THE LUMp is not present all the time but I am very aware of it when it's there.
mimi on Nov, 19, 2014:
I have that and was told that anxiety and stress is the cause
Louise on Oct, 24, 2014:
It sounds like acid reflux
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