Review: could Gabapentin cause Gynecomastia?
We study 36,857 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Gynecomastia. Find out below who they are, when they have Gynecomastia and more.
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Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,388 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.
Gynecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast) (latest reports from 182 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, depression, acne, high blood pressure, enlarged prostate.
On Aug, 15, 2014: 36,836 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Gynecomastia. They amount to 1.10% of all the 181 people who have Gynecomastia on eHealthMe.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Gynecomastia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Gynecomastia when taking Gabapentin * :
Severity of Gynecomastia when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Gynecomastia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (2 people, 100.00%)
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 50.00%)
- Pain management (1 people, 50.00%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Trazodone hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)
- Xanax (1 people, 50.00%)
- Percocet (1 people, 50.00%)
- Ambien (1 people, 50.00%)
- Lexapro (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (5 days ago):
shellebelles on Aug, 27, 2014:
only 1 person in your study has gotten gynecomastia? well, make that 2 people. my 13 year old son had to have surgery (14 years ago) because he started growing "breast buds" after being on Straterra.
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