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Review: could Gabapentin cause Death?

Summary: Death 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 Aspirin, and have Pain.

We study 36,929 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 863 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,482 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.

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Death

Death (latest reports from 546,449 patients)

Trend of Death reports

On Oct, 25, 2014: 36,857 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 870 people (2.36%) have Death.

Trend of Death in Gabapentin reports

Time on Gabapentin when people have Death * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Death40.74%48.15%3.70%0.00%7.41%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Death when taking Gabapentin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Death0.00%0.26%0.66%3.71%11.13%14.04%20.93%49.27%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (90 people, 10.34%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (79 people, 9.08%)
  3. Breast cancer (46 people, 5.29%)
  4. Depression (44 people, 5.06%)
  5. Pulmonary arterial hypertension (36 people, 4.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (123 people, 14.14%)
  2. Dexamethasone (111 people, 12.76%)
  3. Zometa (109 people, 12.53%)
  4. Prednisone (107 people, 12.30%)
  5. Lasix (105 people, 12.07%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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