Review: could Gabapentin cause Sleep (Drowsiness)?
Summary: Sleep 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 37,117 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,297 have Sleep. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep and more.
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Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from 39,674 Gabapentin users)
Sleep has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,953 Sleep patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 37,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 1,297 people (3.50%) have Sleep.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Sleep * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Sleep when taking Gabapentin * :
Severity of Sleep when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleep ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (249 people, 19.20%)
- Depression (148 people, 11.41%)
- Hypertension (138 people, 10.64%)
- Neuralgia (74 people, 5.71%)
- Fibromyalgia (73 people, 5.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (151 people, 11.64%)
- Lyrica (149 people, 11.49%)
- Neurontin (135 people, 10.41%)
- Clonazepam (124 people, 9.56%)
- Cymbalta (122 people, 9.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Methamphetamine Hydrochloride, Neurontin, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen for a 44-year old woman with Recreational, Nerve Injury, Pain. The patient has Sweating, Severe Pain, Tardive Dyskinesia
- A study of drug interactions between Xanax, Singulair, Ultram Er, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Nexium, Levoxyl, Wellbutrin Sr, Atenolol, Gabapentin for a 57-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder, Allergic Sinusitis, Fibromyalgia, Fluid Retention, Acid Reflux, Hyperthyroidism, Depression, High Blood Pressure, Meniers.
- A study of drug interactions between Gabapentin, Cymbalta, Mobic for a 60-year old woman with Fibromyalgia, Arthritis. The patient has Insomnia Exacerbated, Fumbling, Anxiety Disorder, Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Naproxen, Levothyroxine Sodium, Gabapentin, Sertraline Hydrochloride for a 53-year old woman with Arthritis - Psoriatic, Autoimmune Thyroiditis, Facial Pain, Ptsd. The patient has Splenomegaly
- A study of side effects of Neurontin for a 47-year old woman with Migraine. The patient has Weakness
Recent Gabapentin related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Neurontin, Topamax, Lyrica, Lamictal for a 64-year old man who has Anticonvulsant Drug Level Abnormal
- Comparions of Ranitidine, Meloxicam, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Gabapentin, Prozac for a 67-year old woman who has Depression
- Comparions of Topiramate, Gabapentin, Qvar 40, Cymbalta, Digoxin for a 59-year old woman who has Irregular Heartbeat
- Comparions of Gabapentin, Simvastatin for a 81-year old woman who has Blood Cholesterol Decreased
- Comparions of Tylenol, Gabapentin for a 75-year old man who has Pain
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.
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