Gabapentin and Stomach upset - from FDA reports


Summary

Stomach upset 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 Nexium, and have Pain . We study 83,679 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA. Among them, 755 have Stomach upset. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach upset and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from Gabapentin 89,164 users)

Stomach Upset

Stomach upset has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 79,598 Stomach upset patients).

On Feb, 04, 2017

83,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 755 people (0.9%) have Stomach Upset


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gabapentin cause Stomach upset?

Time on Gabapentin when people have Stomach Upset *:

  • < 1 month: 40.82 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 38.78 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.16 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.08 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6.12 %
  • 10+ years: 2.04 %

Gender of people who have Stomach Upset when taking Gabapentin *:

  • female: 73.38 %
  • male: 26.62 %

Age of people who have Stomach Upset when taking Gabapentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.33 %
  • 20-29: 3.17 %
  • 30-39: 10.17 %
  • 40-49: 18.0 %
  • 50-59: 28.0 %
  • 60+: 40.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (122 people, 16.16%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (85 people, 11.26%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (79 people, 10.46%)
  • High Blood Pressure (78 people, 10.33%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (78 people, 10.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Nexium (123 people, 16.29%)
  • Zometa (117 people, 15.50%)
  • Ambien (106 people, 14.04%)
  • Cymbalta (98 people, 12.98%)
  • Neurontin (97 people, 12.85%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (253 people, 33.51%)
  • Pain (202 people, 26.75%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (178 people, 23.58%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (173 people, 22.91%)
  • Chest Pain (167 people, 22.12%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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