Review: could Gabapentin cause Hoarseness or changing voice?
Summary: Hoarseness or changing voice could be caused by Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Neurontin, and have Pain.
We study 36,656 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 185 have Hoarseness or changing voice. Find out below who they are, when they have Hoarseness or changing voice and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 36,743 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 185 people (0.50%) have Hoarseness Or Changing Voice. They amount to 0.20% of all the 91,312 people who have Hoarseness Or Changing Voice on eHealthMe.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Hoarseness or changing voice * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hoarseness or changing voice||62.50%||0.00%||12.50%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hoarseness or changing voice when taking Gabapentin * :
|Hoarseness or changing voice||0.00%||0.00%||0.60%||1.81%||3.01%||9.64%||17.47%||67.47% |
Severity of Hoarseness or changing voice when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hoarseness or changing voice||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hoarseness or changing voice ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (25 people, 13.51%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (18 people, 9.73%)
- Muscle spasms (15 people, 8.11%)
- Prostate cancer metastatic (13 people, 7.03%)
- Neuralgia (13 people, 7.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (50 people, 27.03%)
- Aredia (42 people, 22.70%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 22.70%)
- Zometa (40 people, 21.62%)
- Prednisone (36 people, 19.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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