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Review: could Lyrica cause Lethargy (Fatigue)?

Summary: Lethargy 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 Pain.

We study 64,323 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,399 have Lethargy. Find out below who they are, when they have Lethargy and more.

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Lyrica

Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,552 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.

Trend of lyrica reports

Lethargy

Lethargy (tiredness) (latest reports from 200,279 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

Trend of Lethargy reports

On Oct, 28, 2014: 64,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 3,399 people (5.28%) have Lethargy.

Trend of Lethargy in Lyrica reports

Time on Lyrica when people have Lethargy * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Lethargy50.40%27.86%8.55%7.86%4.97%0.23%0.12%

Gender of people who have Lethargy when taking Lyrica * :

FemaleMale
Lethargy74.28%25.72%

Age of people who have Lethargy when taking Lyrica * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lethargy0.03%0.03%0.64%2.98%9.00%18.57%27.37%41.38%

Severity of Lethargy when taking Lyrica ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Lethargy5.36%35.71%48.21%10.71%

How people recovered from Lethargy ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Lethargy14.29%0.00%85.71%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (841 people, 24.74%)
  2. Fibromyalgia (804 people, 23.65%)
  3. Neuralgia (487 people, 14.33%)
  4. Depression (419 people, 12.33%)
  5. Anxiety (326 people, 9.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (460 people, 13.53%)
  2. Cymbalta (449 people, 13.21%)
  3. Aspirin (441 people, 12.97%)
  4. Ambien (336 people, 9.89%)
  5. Synthroid (309 people, 9.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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