Gabapentin and Chest pain - from FDA reports
Chest 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 Aspirin, and have Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Chest pain 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 Oct, 10, 2017
101,543 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 2,849 people (2.81%) have Chest pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gabapentin when people have Chest pain *:
- < 1 month: 46.22 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.41 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.56 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.52 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.72 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Gabapentin *:
- female: 63.63 %
- male: 36.37 %
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Gabapentin *:
- 0-1: 0.04 %
- 2-9: 0.09 %
- 10-19: 0.56 %
- 20-29: 3.06 %
- 30-39: 8.01 %
- 40-49: 20.2 %
- 50-59: 27.43 %
- 60+: 40.61 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (269 people, 9.44%)
- High Blood Pressure (224 people, 7.86%)
- Depression (223 people, 7.83%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (188 people, 6.60%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (178 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (351 people, 12.32%)
- Lasix (290 people, 10.18%)
- Lisinopril (273 people, 9.58%)
- Zometa (252 people, 8.85%)
- Plavix (247 people, 8.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (930 people, 32.64%)
- Nausea (615 people, 21.59%)
- Fatigue (564 people, 19.80%)
- Headache (483 people, 16.95%)
- Stress And Anxiety (476 people, 16.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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