Review: could Lyrica cause Drug abuse (Drug Abuse And Dependence)?
Summary: Drug abuse is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nexium, and have Neuralgia.
We study 64,346 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 285 have Drug abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug abuse and more.
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Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from Lyrica 66,558 users)
Drug abuse has been reported by people with pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety, drug dependence.(latest reports from Drug abuse 19,619 patients)
On Dec, 5, 2014: 64,346 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 303 people (0.47%) have Drug Abuse.
Time on Lyrica when people have Drug abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug abuse||63.33%||0.00%||16.67%||13.33%||0.00%||3.33%||3.33% |
Gender of people who have Drug abuse when taking Lyrica * :
|Drug abuse||42.28%||57.72% |
Age of people who have Drug abuse when taking Lyrica * :
|Drug abuse||0.00%||0.00%||4.27%||22.75%||29.86%||20.38%||8.53%||14.22% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neuralgia (51 people, 16.83%)
- Pain (47 people, 15.51%)
- Depression (32 people, 10.56%)
- Insomnia (28 people, 9.24%)
- Anxiety (22 people, 7.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (32 people, 10.56%)
- Ambien (31 people, 10.23%)
- Atenolol (29 people, 9.57%)
- Clonazepam (28 people, 9.24%)
- Naprosyn (28 people, 9.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have gained about 35 pounds, and I have the cognitive effects listed in the prescribing information--problems with thinking and concentration." I've been off Lyrica once, and the side effects went away, but I couldn't get out of bed in the morning
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