Review: could Gabapentin cause Nausea?


Summary

Nausea 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 49,392 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,253 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 49,115 users)

Nausea

Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, pain, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 292,267 Nausea patients).

On Aug, 21, 2016

49,392 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 3,253 people (6.59%) have Nausea


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gabapentin cause Nausea?

Time on Gabapentin when people have Nausea *:

  • < 1 month: 45.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.56 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.58 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.73 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.69 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.33 %
  • 10+ years: 1.44 %

Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Gabapentin *:

  • female: 71.73 %
  • male: 28.27 %

Age of people who have Nausea when taking Gabapentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.18 %
  • 10-19: 0.99 %
  • 20-29: 3.08 %
  • 30-39: 8.98 %
  • 40-49: 20.49 %
  • 50-59: 28.15 %
  • 60+: 38.09 %

Severity if Nausea when taking Gabapentin **:

  • least: 16.33 %
  • moderate: 57.14 %
  • severe: 26.53 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Nausea **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 4 %
  • not yet: 96 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (418 people)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (272 people)
  • Depression (272 people)
  • Hypertension (187 people)
  • Anxiety (151 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (394 people)
  • Omeprazole (382 people)
  • Lisinopril (361 people)
  • Neurontin (349 people)
  • Zometa (342 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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