Lyrica and Memory loss - from FDA reports
Memory loss 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, 3,784 have Memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Memory loss and more.
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Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from Lyrica 126,959 users)
Memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 105,190 Memory loss patients).
On Feb, 20, 2017
122,481 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 3,784 people (3.09%) have Memory Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lyrica when people have Memory Loss *:
- < 1 month: 45.37 %
- 1 - 6 months: 24.92 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.06 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.22 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.19 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.6 %
- 10+ years: 0.64 %
Gender of people who have Memory Loss when taking Lyrica *:
- female: 73.38 %
- male: 26.62 %
Age of people who have Memory Loss when taking Lyrica *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.04 %
- 10-19: 0.51 %
- 20-29: 2.41 %
- 30-39: 8.04 %
- 40-49: 19.52 %
- 50-59: 29.45 %
- 60+: 39.94 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Fibromyalgia (793 people, 20.96%)
- Pain (639 people, 16.89%)
- Neuralgia (452 people, 11.95%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (299 people, 7.90%)
- Depression (273 people, 7.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (343 people, 9.06%)
- Neurontin (334 people, 8.83%)
- Xanax (219 people, 5.79%)
- Nexium (217 people, 5.73%)
- Ambien (193 people, 5.10%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (706 people, 18.66%)
- Dizziness (618 people, 16.33%)
- Drowsiness (560 people, 14.80%)
- Fatigue (553 people, 14.61%)
- Weight Increased (516 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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