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Review: could Gabapentin cause Emphysema?

We study 36,929 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 145 have Emphysema. Find out below who they are, when they have Emphysema and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,456 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.

Emphysema

Emphysema (chronic respiratory disease - over inflation of the air sacs (alveoli) in the lungs) (latest reports from 62,208 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression.

On Oct, 31, 2014: 36,929 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 145 people (0.39%) have Emphysema.

Trend of Emphysema in Gabapentin reports

Time on Gabapentin when people have Emphysema * :

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Age of people who have Emphysema when taking Gabapentin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Emphysema0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%22.95%4.92%24.59%47.54%

Severity of Emphysema when taking Gabapentin ** :

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How people recovered from Emphysema ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (31 people, 21.38%)
  2. Sleep apnoea syndrome (22 people, 15.17%)
  3. Depression (19 people, 13.10%)
  4. Pain (16 people, 11.03%)
  5. Bone density decreased (15 people, 10.34%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (67 people, 46.21%)
  2. Albuterol (63 people, 43.45%)
  3. Spiriva (63 people, 43.45%)
  4. Dexamethasone (47 people, 32.41%)
  5. Chantix (46 people, 31.72%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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