Gabapentin and Death - from FDA reports


Summary

Death 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 Revlimid, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 83,679 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA. Among them, 1,960 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 89,182 users)

Death

Death has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, chronic myeloid leukaemia, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 343,988 Death patients).

On Feb, 17, 2017

83,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 1,960 people (2.34%) have Death


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gabapentin cause Death?

Time on Gabapentin when people have Death *:

  • < 1 month: 45.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.5 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 5.0 %
  • 10+ years: 2.5 %

Gender of people who have Death when taking Gabapentin *:

  • female: 53.72 %
  • male: 46.28 %

Age of people who have Death when taking Gabapentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.06 %
  • 2-9: 0.32 %
  • 10-19: 0.84 %
  • 20-29: 3.49 %
  • 30-39: 8.26 %
  • 40-49: 13.04 %
  • 50-59: 23.05 %
  • 60+: 50.94 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (227 people, 11.58%)
  • Pain (152 people, 7.76%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (75 people, 3.83%)
  • Depression (67 people, 3.42%)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (58 people, 2.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Revlimid (202 people, 10.31%)
  • Lasix (195 people, 9.95%)
  • Aspirin (160 people, 8.16%)
  • Prednisone (148 people, 7.55%)
  • Omeprazole (148 people, 7.55%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (184 people, 9.39%)
  • Fatigue (163 people, 8.32%)
  • Weakness (153 people, 7.81%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (153 people, 7.81%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (140 people, 7.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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