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Review: could Gabapentin cause Platelet count decreased (Thrombocytopenia )?

We study 36,857 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 351 have Platelet count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Platelet count decreased and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,418 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.

Platelet count decreased

Platelet count decreased (latest reports from 236,380 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.

On Sep, 10, 2014: 36,857 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 351 people (0.95%) have Platelet Count Decreased.

Trend of Platelet count decreased in Gabapentin reports

Time on Gabapentin when people have Platelet count decreased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Platelet count decreased42.19%18.75%4.69%1.56%20.31%12.50%0.00%

Age of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Gabapentin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Platelet count decreased0.00%0.00%7.29%1.17%2.04%9.62%23.03%56.85%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (55 people, 15.67%)
  2. Prophylaxis (30 people, 8.55%)
  3. Pain (21 people, 5.98%)
  4. Hypertension (18 people, 5.13%)
  5. Neuralgia (18 people, 5.13%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (71 people, 20.23%)
  2. Furosemide (54 people, 15.38%)
  3. Dexamethasone (53 people, 15.10%)
  4. Revlimid (48 people, 13.68%)
  5. Omeprazole (40 people, 11.40%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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