Review: could Gabapentin cause Breast Enlargement?


Summary

Breast enlargement is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Back pain . We study 51,425 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Breast enlargement. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast enlargement and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 83,493 users)

Breast Enlargement

Breast enlargement (latest reports from 2,836 Breast enlargement patients).

On Sep, 21, 2016

51,425 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 9 people (0.02%) have Breast Enlargement


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gabapentin cause Breast enlargement?

Time on Gabapentin when people have Breast Enlargement *:

  • < 1 month: 25 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 75 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Breast Enlargement when taking Gabapentin *:

  • female: 44.44 %
  • male: 55.56 %

Age of people who have Breast Enlargement when taking Gabapentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 11.11 %
  • 50-59: 11.11 %
  • 60+: 77.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Back Pain (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Swelling (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Omeprazole (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Atorvastatin (4 people, 44.44%)
  • Propranolol (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Avodart (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Adcal-D3 (2 people, 22.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breast Pain (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Gynaecomastia (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Hyperhidrosis (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Dry Skin (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Breast Tenderness (2 people, 22.22%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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