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Review: could Gabapentin cause Arrhythmia?

Summary: Arrhythmia could be caused by Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Aspirin, and have Neuralgia.

We study 36,656 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 379 have Arrhythmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Arrhythmia and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,166 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.

Arrhythmia

Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 282,842 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 36,656 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 379 people (1.03%) have Arrhythmia. They amount to 0.13% of all the 282,782 people who have Arrhythmia on eHealthMe.

Trend of Arrhythmia in Gabapentin reports

Time on Gabapentin when people have Arrhythmia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Arrhythmia22.50%32.50%35.00%5.00%5.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Gabapentin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Arrhythmia0.58%0.58%2.34%3.51%4.39%12.57%22.81%53.22%

Severity of Arrhythmia when taking Gabapentin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Arrhythmia0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Arrhythmia ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Arrhythmia0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Neuralgia (41 people, 10.82%)
  2. Hypertension (28 people, 7.39%)
  3. Depressed mood (28 people, 7.39%)
  4. Pain (23 people, 6.07%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (20 people, 5.28%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (100 people, 26.39%)
  2. Digoxin (64 people, 16.89%)
  3. Omeprazole (62 people, 16.36%)
  4. Furosemide (61 people, 16.09%)
  5. Lyrica (49 people, 12.93%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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