Review: could Gabapentin cause Acne?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 36,686 people who take Gabapentin. Among them, 49 have Acne. See who they are, when they have Acne and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,091 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia, pain. Commonly reported side effects of Gabapentin include pain exacerbated, pain, acupuncture and pain, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) (latest reports from 62,874 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 34,245 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 51 people (0.15%) have Acne.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Acne * :
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Age of people who have Acne when taking Gabapentin * :
Severity of Acne when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Acne ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (10 people, 19.61%)
- Pain (9 people, 17.65%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 9.80%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (4 people, 7.84%)
- Depression (4 people, 7.84%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin b-12 (18 people, 35.29%)
- Ambien (17 people, 33.33%)
- Nexium (17 people, 33.33%)
- Vitamin d (16 people, 31.37%)
- Zometa (16 people, 31.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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