Review: could Gabapentin cause Bad breath (Breath odor)?
Summary: Bad breath is reported only by a few people who take Gabapentin.
We study 37,095 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Bad breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Bad breath 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)
Bad breath has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 486 Bad breath patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 37,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Bad Breath.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Bad breath * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bad breath||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Bad breath when taking Gabapentin * :
|Bad breath||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Bad breath when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bad breath||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Bad breath ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bad breath||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (2 people, 66.67%)
- Gerd (1 people, 33.33%)
- Anemia (1 people, 33.33%)
- Restless leg syndrome (1 people, 33.33%)
- Sciatica (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Flexeril (1 people, 33.33%)
- Lipitor (1 people, 33.33%)
- Lialda (1 people, 33.33%)
- Requip (1 people, 33.33%)
- Effexor xr (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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