Gabapentin and Seizure - from FDA reports
Seizure 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 Keppra, and have Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Seizure with Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,031 people who have side effects when taking Gabapentin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Apr, 15, 2017
95,031 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 538 people (0.57%) have Seizure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gabapentin when people have Seizure *:
- < 1 month: 45 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Seizure when taking Gabapentin *:
- female: 66.67 %
- male: 33.33 %
Age of people who have Seizure when taking Gabapentin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.25 %
- 10-19: 2.5 %
- 20-29: 8.75 %
- 30-39: 15.25 %
- 40-49: 19.75 %
- 50-59: 23.25 %
- 60+: 28.25 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (104 people, 19.33%)
- Pain (61 people, 11.34%)
- Depression (40 people, 7.43%)
- Stress And Anxiety (37 people, 6.88%)
- High Blood Pressure (35 people, 6.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Keppra (68 people, 12.64%)
- Vitamin D (58 people, 10.78%)
- Ampyra (47 people, 8.74%)
- Cymbalta (37 people, 6.88%)
- Vimpat (33 people, 6.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fall (63 people, 11.71%)
- Memory Loss (57 people, 10.59%)
- Headache (52 people, 9.67%)
- Fatigue (52 people, 9.67%)
- Dizziness (49 people, 9.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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.
Do you have Seizure when taking Gabapentin?
Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 100,711 users)
Seizure (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain) has been reported by people with seizures, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, depression, pain (latest reports from 32,182 Seizure patients).
Browse all side effects of Gabapentina 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
Drugs that are associated with SeizureSeizure
Could your condition cause SeizureSeizure
Can you answer these questions?
I've been on 400 mg/day of Neurontin recently increase to 600 mg/day to control a neurogenic cough. Over the past 2 weeks developed severe right calf tightening and pain which has gotten worse & now impedes me from getting up from a chair without holding on for fear that my leg will buckle ...
I have not been officially diagnosed with anything. I have been experiencing multiple issues that may seem unrelated, but they are not in my head. I have had daily headaches for several years. I have a history of migraines, but had not had one for twelve years until recently. So this is what ...
I am a 40 year old women with primary sjrogrens syndrome and frybromialgia along with several comprised lung issues, bladder, neurological, gastrointestinal, thyroid disease, all related to my primary sjrogrens I suffer from a long stream of other symptoms as well tight spastic sore muscles, ...
I started gabapentine a month ago. I started my period 3 weeks early. I take teva birth control Ann have a period every 3 months. But 3 wks early this month. Now I'm going on2 weeks with a period. I'm worried what's going on. This was the only change i had at the time wondering if any one else ...
You may be interested in these reviews
Hi I've been on gabapentin since approx 2010. The last few months I developed wheezing and SOB. Initially my PMD just ordered an Albuterol inhaler. It seemed to help for a couple weeks then I noticed my symptoms actually became worse. I was started to wonder if there was an Allergan in our ...
Hi everyone, I took Gabapentin for only 1.5 months and started noticing that ground coffee smelled bizarre. Now, 4 months later and 3.5 months after stopping gabapentin EVERYTHING smells the same bad sour sort of smell. It is hard to describe. Perfume, nail polish, dog poop, coffee, anything ...
Need some advice in regards to worsening Constipation. I've been using gabapentine since May 2016 starting with daily usage of 900mg now on 3200mg. In February 2016 I had a nerve transposition operation after suffering a work related injury then diagnosed with CRPS stage 1 & began taking ...