Could Lyrica cause Irritability - from FDA reports
Irritability 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 Cymbalta, and have Fibromyalgia . We study 124,395 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA. Among them, 843 have Irritability. Find out below who they are, when they have Irritability and more.
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Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from Lyrica 126,868 users)
Irritability has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, hepatitis c, pain, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 37,102 Irritability patients).
On Nov, 25, 2016
124,395 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 843 people (0.68%) have Irritability
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lyrica when people have Irritability *:
- < 1 month: 39.11 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.37 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.7 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.85 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.82 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.59 %
- 10+ years: 0.56 %
Gender of people who have Irritability when taking Lyrica *:
- female: 65.44 %
- male: 34.56 %
Age of people who have Irritability when taking Lyrica *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.17 %
- 10-19: 0.51 %
- 20-29: 5.41 %
- 30-39: 11.66 %
- 40-49: 19.59 %
- 50-59: 28.38 %
- 60+: 34.29 %
Severity of Irritability **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 33.33 %
- severe: 44.44 %
- most severe: 22.22 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (93 people, 11.03%)
- Neurontin (56 people, 6.64%)
- Xanax (39 people, 4.63%)
- Klonopin (32 people, 3.80%)
- Gabapentin (31 people, 3.68%)
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Potential co-existing conditions
- Pain (157 people, 18.62%)
- Neuralgia (117 people, 13.88%)
- Depression (99 people, 11.74%)
- Stress And Anxiety (73 people, 8.66%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (66 people, 7.83%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Pain (214 people, 25.39%)
- Stress And Anxiety (208 people, 24.67%)
- Insomnia (188 people, 22.30%)
- Fatigue (158 people, 18.74%)
- Depression (151 people, 17.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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