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Review: could Lyrica cause Foot, leg, and ankle swelling?
Summary: Foot, leg, and ankle swelling is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Klonopin, and have Fibromyalgia.
We study 64,323 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling and more.
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Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,543 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling (latest reports from 4,720 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, pain.
On Nov, 15, 2014: 64,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 13 people (0.02%) have Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling.
Time on Lyrica when people have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||8.33%||25.00%||25.00%||8.33%||16.67%||16.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Lyrica * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||92.31%||7.69% |
Age of people who have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Lyrica * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||15.38%||38.46%||7.69%||30.77% |
Severity of Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Lyrica ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||53.85%||38.46%||7.69% |
How people recovered from Foot, leg, and ankle swelling ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||9.09%||9.09%||81.82% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Fibromyalgia (4 people, 30.77%)
- Constipation (2 people, 15.38%)
- Depression (2 people, 15.38%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 15.38%)
- Diabetic neuropathy (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Klonopin (2 people, 15.38%)
- Vitamin d (2 people, 15.38%)
- Baclofen (2 people, 15.38%)
- Vicodin (2 people, 15.38%)
- Clonidine (2 people, 15.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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