Could Gabapentin cause Incontinence - from FDA reports
Incontinence is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Neuralgia . We study 83,679 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA. Among them, 172 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 Gabapentin 89,093 users)
Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis (latest reports from 8,816 Incontinence patients).
On Dec, 31, 2016
83,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 172 people (0.21%) have Incontinence
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gabapentin when people have Incontinence *:
- < 1 month: 10 %
- 1 - 6 months: 35 %
- 6 - 12 months: 25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Incontinence when taking Gabapentin *:
- female: 69.59 %
- male: 30.41 %
Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Gabapentin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.03 %
- 30-39: 2.7 %
- 40-49: 5.41 %
- 50-59: 45.95 %
- 60+: 43.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Neuralgia (24 people, 13.95%)
- Pain (22 people, 12.79%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (22 people, 12.79%)
- Multiple Myeloma (22 people, 12.79%)
- Metastases To Bone (18 people, 10.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (66 people, 38.37%)
- Neurontin (48 people, 27.91%)
- Protonix (43 people, 25.00%)
- Folic Acid (38 people, 22.09%)
- Cymbalta (38 people, 22.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (100 people, 58.14%)
- Diarrhea (78 people, 45.35%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (75 people, 43.60%)
- Weakness (74 people, 43.02%)
- Stress And Anxiety (74 people, 43.02%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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