Gabapentin and Suicidal thoughts - from FDA reports


Summary

Suicidal thoughts is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Suicidal thoughts with Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 101,543 people who have side effects when taking Gabapentin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

101,543 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 1,191 people (1.17%) have Suicidal thoughts


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gabapentin cause Suicidal thoughts?

Time on Gabapentin when people have Suicidal thoughts *:

  • < 1 month: 38.6 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 31.14 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.28 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.14 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.26 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.82 %
  • 10+ years: 1.75 %

Gender of people who have Suicidal thoughts when taking Gabapentin *:

  • female: 63.31 %
  • male: 36.69 %

Age of people who have Suicidal thoughts when taking Gabapentin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.35 %
  • 10-19: 2.65 %
  • 20-29: 5.87 %
  • 30-39: 17.61 %
  • 40-49: 25.09 %
  • 50-59: 28.31 %
  • 60+: 20.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (171 people, 14.36%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (123 people, 10.33%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (73 people, 6.13%)
  • High Blood Pressure (66 people, 5.54%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (62 people, 5.21%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cymbalta (130 people, 10.92%)
  • Lyrica (106 people, 8.90%)
  • Chantix (92 people, 7.72%)
  • Seroquel (76 people, 6.38%)
  • Neurontin (73 people, 6.13%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Depression (458 people, 38.46%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (332 people, 27.88%)
  • Insomnia (171 people, 14.36%)
  • Fatigue (170 people, 14.27%)
  • Memory Loss (157 people, 13.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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