Gabapentin and Loss of appetite - from FDA reports
Loss of appetite 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 Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Loss of appetite with Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 101,543 people who have side effects when taking Gabapentin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
101,543 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 1,864 people (1.84%) have Loss of appetite
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gabapentin when people have Loss of appetite *:
- < 1 month: 50.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.71 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.43 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.86 %
- 10+ years: 1.43 %
Gender of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Gabapentin *:
- female: 61.24 %
- male: 38.76 %
Age of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Gabapentin *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.46 %
- 10-19: 1.11 %
- 20-29: 1.9 %
- 30-39: 6.73 %
- 40-49: 14.38 %
- 50-59: 24.77 %
- 60+: 50.59 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (151 people, 8.10%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (150 people, 8.05%)
- Depression (143 people, 7.67%)
- High Blood Pressure (137 people, 7.35%)
- Stress And Anxiety (109 people, 5.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (228 people, 12.23%)
- Oxycontin (204 people, 10.94%)
- Neurontin (189 people, 10.14%)
- Cymbalta (179 people, 9.60%)
- Ambien (172 people, 9.23%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (730 people, 39.16%)
- Fatigue (666 people, 35.73%)
- Weight Decreased (631 people, 33.85%)
- Weakness (507 people, 27.20%)
- Diarrhea (502 people, 26.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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