Review: could Gabapentin cause Sleeping (Insomnia)?
Summary: Sleeping 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 Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 37,095 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,235 have Sleeping. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleeping 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)
Sleeping (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 131,591 Sleeping patients)
On Apr, 25, 2015: 37,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 1,235 people (3.33%) have Sleeping.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Sleeping * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Sleeping when taking Gabapentin * :
Severity of Sleeping when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleeping ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (178 people, 14.41%)
- Depression (158 people, 12.79%)
- Anxiety (112 people, 9.07%)
- Hypertension (101 people, 8.18%)
- Multiple sclerosis (94 people, 7.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (224 people, 18.14%)
- Neurontin (202 people, 16.36%)
- Cymbalta (177 people, 14.33%)
- Ambien (166 people, 13.44%)
- Vicodin (161 people, 13.04%)
* 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 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
- A study of drug interactions between Magnesium Hydroxide And Omeprazole And Sodium Bicarbonate, Xarelto, Furosemide, Ismotic, Metoprolol Tartrate, Ranexa for a 91-year old woman with Ulcers, Abnormal Heart Rhythms, High Blood Pressure, Angina. The patient has Difficulty Falling Asleep, Difficulty Breathing While Lying Down, Nightmares
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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