Review: could Lyrica cause Nausea?
Summary: Nausea could be caused by Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Neurontin, and have Pain.
We study 64,173 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,283 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and more.
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Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,360 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) (latest reports from 1,909,031 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, quit smoking, depression, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 64,116 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 3,283 people (5.12%) have Nausea. They amount to 0.17% of all the 1,907,016 people who have Nausea on eHealthMe.
Time on Lyrica when people have Nausea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Lyrica * :
Age of people who have Nausea when taking Lyrica * :
Severity of Nausea when taking Lyrica ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Nausea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (655 people, 19.95%)
- Fibromyalgia (627 people, 19.10%)
- Neuralgia (424 people, 12.92%)
- Depression (293 people, 8.92%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (274 people, 8.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (444 people, 13.52%)
- Cymbalta (369 people, 11.24%)
- Aspirin (334 people, 10.17%)
- Nexium (333 people, 10.14%)
- Ambien (325 people, 9.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (5 months ago):
Symptoms have been going on for three years. Doctor's have done MRI's, CT's, Ultrasounds, and several lab test. They have yet to find any cause for the nausea, vomiting and dizziness. Only thing they have not tried is discontinuing some of the medicine.
From this study (1 year ago):
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