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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 36,929 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

Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,482 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.

Trend of gabapentin reports

Arrhythmia

Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 292,050 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, schizophrenia, pain, diabetes.

Trend of Arrhythmia reports

On Oct, 28, 2014: 36,929 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 379 people (1.03%) have Arrhythmia.

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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