Review: could Gabapentin cause Arrhythmia (Arrhythmias)?
Summary: Arrhythmia is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Neuralgia.
We study 37,095 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 353 have Arrhythmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Arrhythmia and more.
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Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from 39,637 Gabapentin users)
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression. (latest reports from 53,556 Arrhythmia patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 37,067 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 379 people (1.02%) have Arrhythmia.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Arrhythmia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Gabapentin * :
Severity of Arrhythmia when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Arrhythmia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neuralgia (41 people, 10.82%)
- Hypertension (28 people, 7.39%)
- Depressed mood (28 people, 7.39%)
- Pain (23 people, 6.07%)
- Diabetes mellitus (20 people, 5.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (100 people, 26.39%)
- Digoxin (64 people, 16.89%)
- Omeprazole (62 people, 16.36%)
- Furosemide (61 people, 16.09%)
- Lyrica (49 people, 12.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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