Gabapentin and Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation 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 Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 83,679 people who have side effects when taking Gabapentin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Feb, 24, 2017
83,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 1,876 people (2.24%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gabapentin when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 32.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 38.54 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.54 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.08 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.08 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.46 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Gabapentin *:
- female: 64.3 %
- male: 35.7 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Gabapentin *:
- 0-1: 0.14 %
- 2-9: 0.27 %
- 10-19: 0.95 %
- 20-29: 1.9 %
- 30-39: 8.07 %
- 40-49: 12.62 %
- 50-59: 29.78 %
- 60+: 46.27 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (286 people, 15.25%)
- Multiple Myeloma (181 people, 9.65%)
- Depression (146 people, 7.78%)
- Neuralgia (127 people, 6.77%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (118 people, 6.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (353 people, 18.82%)
- Neurontin (250 people, 13.33%)
- Lyrica (232 people, 12.37%)
- Ambien (207 people, 11.03%)
- Percocet (201 people, 10.71%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (602 people, 32.09%)
- Nausea (557 people, 29.69%)
- Fatigue (525 people, 27.99%)
- Weakness (472 people, 25.16%)
- Diarrhea (460 people, 24.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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