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 122,481 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA. Among them, 836 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 126,912 users)
Irritability has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, hepatitis c, pain, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 37,125 Irritability patients).
On Dec, 28, 2016
122,481 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 836 people (0.68%) have Irritability
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lyrica when people have Irritability *:
- < 1 month: 39.76 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.52 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.02 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.45 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.23 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.42 %
- 10+ years: 0.6 %
Gender of people who have Irritability when taking Lyrica *:
- female: 65.39 %
- male: 34.61 %
Age of people who have Irritability when taking Lyrica *:
- 0-1: 0.17 %
- 2-9: 0.17 %
- 10-19: 0.51 %
- 20-29: 5.3 %
- 30-39: 11.28 %
- 40-49: 19.49 %
- 50-59: 28.38 %
- 60+: 34.7 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Fibromyalgia (180 people, 21.53%)
- Pain (155 people, 18.54%)
- Neuralgia (114 people, 13.64%)
- Depression (99 people, 11.84%)
- Stress And Anxiety (72 people, 8.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (92 people, 11.00%)
- Neurontin (56 people, 6.70%)
- Xanax (39 people, 4.67%)
- Klonopin (32 people, 3.83%)
- Ambien (30 people, 3.59%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (214 people, 25.60%)
- Stress And Anxiety (206 people, 24.64%)
- Insomnia (187 people, 22.37%)
- Fatigue (156 people, 18.66%)
- Depression (151 people, 18.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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