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Review: could Gabapentin cause Stomach upset (Nausea and vomiting)?

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 Aspirin, and have Pain.

We study 36,957 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,753 have Stomach upset. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach upset and more.

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Gabapentin

Gabapentin (latest outcomes from 39,499 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.

Trend of gabapentin reports

Stomach upset

Stomach upset (latest reports from 141,518 patients) has been reported by people with pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.

Trend of Stomach upset reports

On Oct, 31, 2014: 36,929 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 1,596 people (4.32%) have Stomach Upset.

Trend of Stomach upset in Gabapentin reports

Time on Gabapentin when people have Stomach upset * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Stomach upset40.77%30.77%10.00%3.85%10.00%3.85%0.77%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Stomach upset0.07%0.33%0.73%3.65%10.76%20.39%27.69%36.39%

Severity of Stomach upset when taking Gabapentin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Stomach upset11.11%55.56%22.22%11.11%

How people recovered from Stomach upset ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Stomach upset0.00%22.22%77.78%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (261 people, 16.35%)
  2. Depression (137 people, 8.58%)
  3. Nausea (113 people, 7.08%)
  4. Multiple sclerosis (110 people, 6.89%)
  5. Anxiety (103 people, 6.45%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (329 people, 20.61%)
  2. Omeprazole (246 people, 15.41%)
  3. Zometa (240 people, 15.04%)
  4. Neurontin (211 people, 13.22%)
  5. Lisinopril (193 people, 12.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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