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Review: could Gabapentin cause Lightheadedness - dizzy (Dizziness)?





Summary: Lightheadedness - dizzy is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.

We study 36,957 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,067 have Lightheadedness - dizzy. Find out below who they are, when they have Lightheadedness - dizzy and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 39,518 users)

Lightheadedness - dizzy

Lightheadedness - dizzy (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Lightheadedness - dizzy 161,719 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 36,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 2,060 people (5.57%) have Lightheadedness - Dizzy.

Trend of Lightheadedness - dizzy in Gabapentin reports

Time on Gabapentin when people have Lightheadedness - dizzy * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Lightheadedness - dizzy43.41%27.13%10.85%6.59%6.20%5.43%0.39%

Age of people who have Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Gabapentin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lightheadedness - dizzy0.00%0.00%0.81%3.36%10.63%13.27%25.78%46.16%

Severity of Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Gabapentin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Lightheadedness - dizzy9.72%72.22%16.67%1.39%

How people recovered from Lightheadedness - dizzy ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Lightheadedness - dizzy0.00%6.90%93.10%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (285 people, 13.83%)
  2. Depression (184 people, 8.93%)
  3. Hypertension (161 people, 7.82%)
  4. Multiple sclerosis (140 people, 6.80%)
  5. Neuropathy peripheral (122 people, 5.92%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (378 people, 18.35%)
  2. Lyrica (333 people, 16.17%)
  3. Neurontin (321 people, 15.58%)
  4. Lisinopril (298 people, 14.47%)
  5. Omeprazole (257 people, 12.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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