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Review: could Gabapentin cause Mouth ulcers?

Summary: Mouth ulcers is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aredia, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 37,067 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 174 have Mouth ulcers. Find out below who they are, when they have Mouth ulcers and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from 39,609 Gabapentin users)

Mouth ulcers

Mouth ulcers has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, pain, breast cancer. (latest reports from 9,975 Mouth ulcers patients)

On Feb, 27, 2015: 37,067 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 174 people (0.47%) have Mouth Ulcers.

Trend of Mouth ulcers in Gabapentin reports

Time on Gabapentin when people have Mouth ulcers * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Mouth ulcers40.00%30.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%10.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Mouth ulcers when taking Gabapentin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Mouth ulcers0.00%0.00%0.56%0.00%8.38%13.97%39.66%37.43%

Severity of Mouth ulcers when taking Gabapentin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Mouth ulcers0.00%20.00%80.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Mouth ulcers ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Mouth ulcers0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (26 people, 14.94%)
  2. Breast cancer (16 people, 9.20%)
  3. Pain (16 people, 9.20%)
  4. Osteoporosis (14 people, 8.05%)
  5. Prostate cancer metastatic (14 people, 8.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aredia (105 people, 60.34%)
  2. Zometa (102 people, 58.62%)
  3. Neurontin (69 people, 39.66%)
  4. Lasix (67 people, 38.51%)
  5. Chemotherapeutics nos (64 people, 36.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • today I found a mouth ulcer on the in side of my check. It is dark red and about the size of a pencil eraser

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  • violet brown on Dec, 3, 2012:

    I'm a 52 y/o female with RA, Sjogrens and fibromyalgia. I've been on Humira & methotrexate for about 7 years. Sinusitis symptoms off and on, usually after Humira injection or day after taking mtx. Infection needing antibiotic only a few times. Frustrating, but better than hurting, fatigue and joint degeneration.

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