Review: could Gabapentin cause Incontinence?
Summary: Incontinence is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Neuralgia.
We study 37,095 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 125 have Incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Incontinence and more.
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Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from 39,637 Gabapentin users)
Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 5,801 Incontinence patients)
On Mar, 26, 2015: 37,067 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 125 people (0.34%) have Incontinence.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Gabapentin * :
Severity of Incontinence when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Incontinence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neuralgia (29 people, 23.20%)
- Depressed mood (24 people, 19.20%)
- Multiple myeloma (15 people, 12.00%)
- Metastases to bone (14 people, 11.20%)
- Pain (14 people, 11.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (57 people, 45.60%)
- Lyrica (40 people, 32.00%)
- Neurontin (40 people, 32.00%)
- Protonix (38 people, 30.40%)
- Lidocaine (37 people, 29.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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