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Review: could Lyrica cause Cardiac failure?

We study 64,283 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 362 have Cardiac failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Cardiac failure and more.

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Lyrica

Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,482 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.

Cardiac failure

Cardiac failure (latest reports from 187,306 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, dialysis, type 2 diabetes.

On Aug, 23, 2014: 64,280 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 362 people (0.56%) have Cardiac Failure. They amount to 0.19% of all the 187,296 people who have Cardiac Failure on eHealthMe.

Trend of Cardiac failure in Lyrica reports

Time on Lyrica when people have Cardiac failure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cardiac failure68.35%21.58%5.76%2.16%0.72%1.44%0.00%

Gender of people who have Cardiac failure when taking Lyrica * :

FemaleMale
Cardiac failure47.19%52.81%

Age of people who have Cardiac failure when taking Lyrica * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cardiac failure0.00%0.00%0.28%1.96%0.84%8.94%13.69%74.30%

Severity of Cardiac failure when taking Lyrica ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Cardiac failure ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (61 people, 16.85%)
  2. Neuralgia (46 people, 12.71%)
  3. Insomnia (36 people, 9.94%)
  4. Post herpetic neuralgia (29 people, 8.01%)
  5. Hypertension (28 people, 7.73%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (55 people, 15.19%)
  2. Aspirin (47 people, 12.98%)
  3. Digoxin (35 people, 9.67%)
  4. Furosemide (33 people, 9.12%)
  5. Amitriptyline hcl (32 people, 8.84%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I'm on lyrica since August 6th,2014. After that I started developing skin rashes near my armpits in both the hands. Please let me know if this will be the side effect of lyrica or some other problem. Note : IM also taking doxy tablet!

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  • From this study (4 days ago):

  • I am trying to figure out if this "acne" I have all over my face & body is actually acne or something else. It started about a month after I began taking Chantix and I was wondering if that drug could be responsible. At the beginning, I had a sty on the inside lower lid,of my eye, and within 3-4 days it ruptured and drained. I now have a hard knot, under the skin, where this sty was. Right after that is when my face began breaking out and a couple of weeks later the breakouts on my body started. During this body breakout, I also got an abcess in the crack of my bottom. It took care of itself, too, and ruptured and drained on it's own. Of course, I have been cleaning all areas with an antibacterial soap and my Dermatologist prescribed meds for the face acne. Since I have had the body breakout, the Dermatologist believes it could be something besides acne and I have to go and let them look at it. Most of the "bumps" start as tiny hard bumps you can barely see. I also have OCD so, when I feel these bumps, I pick or scratch them off, then they leave holes/craters in my skin. Some of the bumps feel as though they are "soft" on top and these also drive me crazy and I pick at them. These ooze clear liquid and will scab over and get crusty but take a very long time to heal. Along with these issues, I have had headaches, nausea, and weakness. I am trying to find answers and would appreciate any information and suggestions.

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