eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Review: could Gabapentin cause Seizure?

We study 36,849 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Seizure. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Gabapentin and have Seizure >>>

Gabapentin

Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,365 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.

Seizure

Seizure (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain) (latest reports from 1,946 patients) has been reported by people with seizures, depression, pain, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, epilepsy.

On Aug, 18, 2014: 36,836 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Seizure. They amount to 0.10% of all the 1,938 people who have Seizure on eHealthMe.

Trend of Seizure in Gabapentin reports

Time on Gabapentin when people have Seizure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Seizure0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Seizure when taking Gabapentin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Seizure0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

Severity of Seizure when taking Gabapentin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Seizure100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Seizure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Seizure0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Insomnia (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Spinal stenosis (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Tachycardia (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Migraine (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Arthritis (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Tramadol (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Trazodone hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Metoprolol succinate (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Sumatriptan (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Naprosyn (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group to help out with your experience or learn from others anytime and anywhere:
- group for people who take Gabapentin and have Seizure
- group for people who take Gabapentin
- group for people who have Seizure

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • My most severe symptoms would be the shortness of breath, muscle weakness and this chronic pain under my left rib that goes around to my back and up to my shoulder blade. Occasionally that pain will go to my left chest, clavicle and jaw. But all of my pain is on the left side. I have degenerative disc disease and spinal stenosis too. Chronic headaches are dizziness are awful and debilitating.

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Gabapentin, Seizure

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Gralise-visual hallucinations
    1st dose started while sleeping. Accompanied by disorientation and balance problems. Woke from sleep crying.

  • Osteomyelitis the battle to neutralize a punishing disease
    Collar bones feet and skull 47 times in hyperbaric chamber and two years oxygen cured it disease returned after cutting toe with axe during hurricane like locked horns with disease no winner yet have not found drug to neutralize the superbug its very punishing taking 100 herbal pills daily plus clon ...

  • Addison's disease and gabapintin
    a 100 mg gabapentin capsule has left me totally spaced out with blurred vision and disorientation for 3 days now. Never again do I want to go near one of those capsules. Dr. prescribed 100 mg. druggist filled 300 mg. I am sure thankful I doubled checked and got 100 mg instead. The 300 mg would h ...

More reviews for: Gabapentin, Seizure

On eHealthMe, Gabapentin (gabapentin) is often used for pain. Find out below the conditions Gabapentin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Gabapentin used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

40 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Epsom Salts for a 55-year old man who has Constipation (1 minute ago)

- Prilosec Otc for a 51-year old man who has GERD (11 minutes ago)

- Allegra, Hydrochlorothiazide for a 65-year old woman ... (19 minutes ago)

Related study

- Gabapentin side effects

 

Related symptom

- Seizure

 

 

Recent user comments

- "4 months after stopping Allegra, I still have itching ... " (19 minutes ago)

- "Within and hour of eating a meal I am very hungry aga ... " (2 hours ago)

- "I took my pills yesterday night before I went to bed ... " (4 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Saccharomyces Boulardii and Cellulitis

- Short-Term Memory Loss and Cymbalta

- Vistaril and Adderall

- Testim

- Testosterone

 

Popular searches

- Rapid Heart Beat
- Fibromyalgia
- Folic Acid
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
- Restless Leg

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.