Review: could Gabapentin cause Vitamin d deficiency (Rickets)?
Summary: Vitamin d deficiency is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Loratadine, and have High blood cholesterol.
We study 37,095 people who have side effects while taking Gabapentin from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Vitamin d deficiency. Find out below who they are, when they have Vitamin d deficiency and more.
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Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from 39,637 Gabapentin users)
Vitamin d deficiency
Vitamin d deficiency (softening of bones) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 5,485 Vitamin d deficiency patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 37,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin. Among them, 40 people (0.11%) have Vitamin D Deficiency.
Time on Gabapentin when people have Vitamin d deficiency * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Vitamin d deficiency||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Vitamin d deficiency when taking Gabapentin * :
|Vitamin d deficiency||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.50%||2.50%||0.00%||82.50%||7.50% |
Severity of Vitamin d deficiency when taking Gabapentin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Vitamin d deficiency||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Vitamin d deficiency ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Vitamin d deficiency||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol (16 people, 40.00%)
- Pain (14 people, 35.00%)
- Bone pain (13 people, 32.50%)
- Abdominal discomfort (13 people, 32.50%)
- Poor quality sleep (13 people, 32.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Loratadine (27 people, 67.50%)
- Aspirin (20 people, 50.00%)
- Neurontin (17 people, 42.50%)
- Byetta (17 people, 42.50%)
- Lasix (17 people, 42.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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