Review: could Lyrica cause Anorgasmia?


Summary

Anorgasmia is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Gabapentin, and have Neuralgia . We study 119,134 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Anorgasmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Anorgasmia and more.

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Lyrica

Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from Lyrica 121,583 users)

Anorgasmia

Anorgasmia (type of sexual dysfunction in which a person cannot achieve orgasm, even with adequate stimulation) has been reported by people with male orgasmic disorder, prostate cancer, orgasmic dysfunction, fatigue, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 2,018 Anorgasmia patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

119,134 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 86 people (0.07%) have Anorgasmia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lyrica cause Anorgasmia?

Time on Lyrica when people have Anorgasmia *:

  • < 1 month: 40 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 40 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Anorgasmia when taking Lyrica *:

  • female: 79.49 %
  • male: 20.51 %

Age of people who have Anorgasmia when taking Lyrica *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 5.26 %
  • 40-49: 19.3 %
  • 50-59: 54.39 %
  • 60+: 21.05 %

Severity if Anorgasmia when taking Lyrica **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 25 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 25 %

How people recovered from Anorgasmia **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Neuralgia (30 people, 34.88%)
  • Depressed Mood (19 people, 22.09%)
  • Fibromyalgia (18 people, 20.93%)
  • Hypertension (5 people, 5.81%)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (5 people, 5.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Gabapentin (26 people, 30.23%)
  • Lidocaine (19 people, 22.09%)
  • Citalopram Hydrobromide (19 people, 22.09%)
  • Bisacodyl (19 people, 22.09%)
  • Trace Elements (7 people, 8.14%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Increased (37 people, 43.02%)
  • Constipation (36 people, 41.86%)
  • Amnesia (31 people, 36.05%)
  • Pain (29 people, 33.72%)
  • Diarrhoea (27 people, 31.40%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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