Gabapentin and Asthma - from FDA reports
Asthma 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 Singulair, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Asthma with Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 101,543 people who have side effects when taking Gabapentin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
101,543 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 693 people (0.68%) have Asthma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gabapentin when people have Asthma *:
- < 1 month: 20.59 %
- 1 - 6 months: 35.29 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.94 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.82 %
- 2 - 5 years: 26.47 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.94 %
- 10+ years: 2.94 %
Gender of people who have Asthma when taking Gabapentin *:
- female: 76.51 %
- male: 23.49 %
Age of people who have Asthma when taking Gabapentin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.6 %
- 10-19: 2.39 %
- 20-29: 3.38 %
- 30-39: 8.15 %
- 40-49: 17.1 %
- 50-59: 32.01 %
- 60+: 36.38 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (59 people, 8.51%)
- Narcolepsy (52 people, 7.50%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (47 people, 6.78%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (47 people, 6.78%)
- Stress And Anxiety (43 people, 6.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Singulair (114 people, 16.45%)
- Albuterol (95 people, 13.71%)
- Zometa (92 people, 13.28%)
- Aspirin (84 people, 12.12%)
- Cymbalta (77 people, 11.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (191 people, 27.56%)
- Stress And Anxiety (144 people, 20.78%)
- Chest Pain (123 people, 17.75%)
- Fatigue (119 people, 17.17%)
- Pneumonia (110 people, 15.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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