Review: could Gabapentin cause Mycobacterial Infection?


Mycobacterial infection is reported only by a few people who take Gabapentin. We study 51,453 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Mycobacterial infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Mycobacterial infection and more.

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Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 88,990 users)

Mycobacterial Infection

Mycobacterial infection has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, hiv infection, psoriasis, osteoporosis, systemic lupus erythematosus (latest reports from 965 Mycobacterial infection patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

51,453 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Mycobacterial Infection

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gabapentin cause Mycobacterial infection?

Gender of people who have Mycobacterial Infection when taking Gabapentin *:

  • female: 33.33 %
  • male: 66.67 %

Age of people who have Mycobacterial Infection when taking Gabapentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 66.67 %
  • 40-49: 33.33 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hiv Infection (1 person, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Viread (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Prednisone (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Claritin (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Citalopram Hydrobromide (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Bactrim (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Urinary Tract Infection (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Haemophilus Infection (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Chills (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Chest X-Ray Abnormal (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Bacteria Sputum Identified (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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