Review: could Gabapentin cause Heartburn?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 28, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 36,686 people who take Gabapentin. Among them, 36 have Heartburn. See who they are, when they have Heartburn and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,091 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain, neuralgia. Commonly reported side effects of Gabapentin include pain exacerbated, pain, acupuncture and pain, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Heartburn (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus) (latest reports from 43,325 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, acupuncture and pain, high blood cholesterol, depression.
On Feb, 6, 2014: 34,245 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 36 people (0.11%) have Heartburn.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Heartburn * :
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Age of people who have Heartburn when taking Gabapentin * :
Severity of Heartburn when taking Gabapentin ** :
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How people recovered from Heartburn ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Fibromyalgia (4 people, 11.11%)
- Depression (4 people, 11.11%)
- Asthma (4 people, 11.11%)
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 11.11%)
- Arthritis (3 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (9 people, 25.00%)
- Furosemide (9 people, 25.00%)
- Omeprazole (8 people, 22.22%)
- Vitamin d (6 people, 16.67%)
- Singulair (6 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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