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Review: could Lyrica cause Sexual dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Sexual dysfunction is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain.
We study 64,346 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 321 have Sexual dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sexual dysfunction and more.
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Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,552 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.
Sexual Dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity) (latest reports from 30,046 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Nov, 12, 2014: 64,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 321 people (0.50%) have Sexual Dysfunction.
Time on Lyrica when people have Sexual dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sexual dysfunction||35.09%||15.79%||22.81%||17.54%||5.26%||3.51%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Lyrica * :
|Sexual dysfunction||6.42%||93.58% |
Age of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Lyrica * :
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.42%||1.27%||3.80%||14.35%||39.24%||40.93% |
Severity of Sexual dysfunction when taking Lyrica ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sexual dysfunction||11.76%||5.88%||70.59%||11.76% |
How people recovered from Sexual dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||15.38%||84.62% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (57 people, 17.76%)
- Neuralgia (53 people, 16.51%)
- Multiple myeloma (31 people, 9.66%)
- Pain in extremity (30 people, 9.35%)
- Arthralgia (29 people, 9.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (72 people, 22.43%)
- Zometa (67 people, 20.87%)
- Aspirin (58 people, 18.07%)
- Viagra (56 people, 17.45%)
- Aredia (54 people, 16.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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