Review: could Gabapentin cause Feeling Drunk?


Feeling drunk is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lyrica, and have Neuralgia . We study 49,394 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 71 have Feeling drunk. Find out below who they are, when they have Feeling drunk and more.

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Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 49,115 users)

Feeling Drunk

Feeling drunk (latest reports from 3,254 Feeling drunk patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

49,394 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 71 people (0.14%) have Feeling Drunk

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gabapentin cause Feeling drunk?

Time on Gabapentin when people have Feeling Drunk *:

  • < 1 month: 25.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Feeling Drunk when taking Gabapentin *:

  • female: 71.43 %
  • male: 28.57 %

Age of people who have Feeling Drunk when taking Gabapentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.79 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 21.43 %
  • 40-49: 8.93 %
  • 50-59: 39.29 %
  • 60+: 28.57 %

Severity if Feeling Drunk when taking Gabapentin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Neuralgia (14 people)
  • Pain (6 people)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (6 people)
  • Paraesthesia (4 people)
  • Hypertension (4 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lyrica (16 people)
  • Furosemide (10 people)
  • Lisinopril (8 people)
  • Baclofen (7 people)
  • Aspirin (7 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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