Could Gabapentin cause Psoriasis - from FDA reports
Psoriasis is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Humira, and have Psoriatic arthropathy . We study 83,679 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA. Among them, 386 have Psoriasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Psoriasis and more.
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Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 89,093 users)
Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin) has been reported by people with psoriasis, psoriatic arthropathy, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease (latest reports from 164,199 Psoriasis patients).
On Jan, 07, 2017
83,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 386 people (0.46%) have Psoriasis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gabapentin when people have Psoriasis *:
- < 1 month: 16.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 83.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Psoriasis when taking Gabapentin *:
- female: 73.19 %
- male: 26.81 %
Age of people who have Psoriasis when taking Gabapentin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.72 %
- 20-29: 0.72 %
- 30-39: 6.12 %
- 40-49: 24.82 %
- 50-59: 38.49 %
- 60+: 29.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (102 people, 26.42%)
- Pain (75 people, 19.43%)
- High Blood Pressure (58 people, 15.03%)
- Depression (58 people, 15.03%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (41 people, 10.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (181 people, 46.89%)
- Methotrexate (66 people, 17.10%)
- Enbrel (46 people, 11.92%)
- Metformin (44 people, 11.40%)
- Cymbalta (38 people, 9.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (63 people, 16.32%)
- Joint Pain (56 people, 14.51%)
- Rashes (54 people, 13.99%)
- Drug Ineffective (53 people, 13.73%)
- Pain (49 people, 12.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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