Review: could Gabapentin cause Sleeping?
We study 36,795 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,270 have Sleeping. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleeping and more.
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Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,324 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.
Sleeping (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 774,275 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Jun, 15, 2014: 36,757 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 1,232 people (3.35%) have Sleeping. They amount to 0.16% of all the 756,914 people who have Sleeping on eHealthMe.
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 (176 people, 14.29%)
- Depression (156 people, 12.66%)
- Anxiety (112 people, 9.09%)
- Hypertension (101 people, 8.20%)
- Multiple sclerosis (94 people, 7.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (224 people, 18.18%)
- Neurontin (202 people, 16.40%)
- Cymbalta (177 people, 14.37%)
- Ambien (166 people, 13.47%)
- Vicodin (161 people, 13.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Chronic headaches and blurred vision have increased since starting steriods. Also cloudy head with a feeling of brain and body not connecting.
Falling asleep at computer desk.
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From this study (3 months ago):
BECAUSE OF A STROKE I EXPERIENCED AUGUST 5, 2010, I AM UNCOMFORTABLE IN MY OWN SKIN 24/7 ADD THE DISCOMFORTS CREATED FROM THE MEDICINE I TAKE SOME DAYS ARE HARDER TO STAY POSITIVE ABOUT MY LIFE. I HAVE A LOT OF STRESS DAILY AND TRYING TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO ACHIEVE SOME LEVEL OF COMFORT AND I SEEM TO BE FAILING AND I FEEL ITS DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF THE MEDICINES I TAKE.
From this study (10 months ago):
Sleep Apnea - treated with Cpap.
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