Gabapentin and Back pain - from FDA reports
Back pain is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Back pain with Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,031 people who have side effects when taking Gabapentin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 05, 2017
95,031 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 2,979 people (3.13%) have Back Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gabapentin when people have Back Pain *:
- < 1 month: 52.13 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.72 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.51 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.26 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 2.13 %
Gender of people who have Back Pain when taking Gabapentin *:
- female: 67.16 %
- male: 32.84 %
Age of people who have Back Pain when taking Gabapentin *:
- 0-1: 0.04 %
- 2-9: 0.04 %
- 10-19: 0.72 %
- 20-29: 1.4 %
- 30-39: 7.69 %
- 40-49: 16.19 %
- 50-59: 30.64 %
- 60+: 43.26 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (470 people, 15.78%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (315 people, 10.57%)
- High Blood Pressure (233 people, 7.82%)
- Multiple Myeloma (217 people, 7.28%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (211 people, 7.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (541 people, 18.16%)
- Aredia (357 people, 11.98%)
- Neurontin (356 people, 11.95%)
- Oxycontin (346 people, 11.61%)
- Ambien (332 people, 11.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (1,007 people, 33.80%)
- Joint Pain (783 people, 26.28%)
- Pain In Extremity (781 people, 26.22%)
- Weakness (775 people, 26.02%)
- Fatigue (761 people, 25.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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