Review: could Gabapentin cause Foot Pain?


Summary

Foot pain 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 Depression . We study 51,424 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Foot pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Foot pain and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 83,493 users)

Foot Pain

Foot pain has been reported by people with weight decreased, pain, weakness, high blood cholesterol, fatigue (latest reports from 184 Foot pain patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

51,424 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 8 people (0.02%) have Foot Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gabapentin cause Foot pain?

Time on Gabapentin when people have Foot Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 12.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Foot Pain when taking Gabapentin *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Foot Pain when taking Gabapentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 37.5 %
  • 50-59: 12.5 %
  • 60+: 50.0 %

Severity if Foot Pain when taking Gabapentin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 28.57 %
  • severe: 71.43 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Foot Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 33.33 %
  • not yet: 66.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Neuropathy (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Hypothyroidism (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Vitamin D Decreased (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Crohn's Disease (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Sertraline (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Levitra (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Indomethacin (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Aspirin (1 person, 12.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Headache (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Vitamin B12 Abnormal (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (1 person, 12.50%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Hidradenitis Suppurativa (1 person, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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