Review: could Lyrica cause Drowsiness?
Summary: Drowsiness is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Fibromyalgia.
We study 64,396 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,220 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.
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Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from 66,617 Lyrica users)
Drowsiness has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,918 Drowsiness patients)
On Mar, 22, 2015: 64,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 4,220 people (6.55%) have Drowsiness.
Time on Lyrica when people have Drowsiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Lyrica * :
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Lyrica * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Lyrica ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Fibromyalgia (1,045 people, 24.76%)
- Pain (980 people, 23.22%)
- Neuralgia (774 people, 18.34%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (564 people, 13.36%)
- Hypertension (403 people, 9.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (555 people, 13.15%)
- Cymbalta (401 people, 9.50%)
- Aspirin (250 people, 5.92%)
- Lasix (240 people, 5.69%)
- Xanax (219 people, 5.19%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 47-year old man with Schizoaffective Disorder. The patient has Drowsiness, Diarrhea Associated With Medications
- A study of drug interactions between Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Adderall 20, Lyrica for a 53-year old woman with Depression, Fatigue - Chronic, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Vertigo, Itching, Burning Sensation, Nasal Dryness, Bursitis, Chest Pain, Restless Legs Syndrome, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Weight Gain, Breathing-related Sleep Disorder, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Mouth Dry Aggravated, Eyes - Dry, Recurrent Leg Pain And Cramping, Weakness, Hands - Chapped And Dry, Glaucoma, Pain In Jaw, Headache, Pain - Eye, Vision Problems, Numbness In Hands Or Feet, Hair Loss, Pain Exacerbated
Recent Lyrica related drug comparison:
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