Lyrica and Water retention - from FDA reports
Water retention 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 Lasix, and have Fibromyalgia. This review analyzes which people have Water retention with Lyrica. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 133,173 people who have side effects when taking Lyrica from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 03, 2017
133,173 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 783 people (0.59%) have Water Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lyrica when people have Water Retention *:
- < 1 month: 46.4 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.2 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.6 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.8 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.2 %
- 10+ years: 0.8 %
Gender of people who have Water Retention when taking Lyrica *:
- female: 76.57 %
- male: 23.43 %
Age of people who have Water Retention when taking Lyrica *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.18 %
- 20-29: 0.37 %
- 30-39: 7.18 %
- 40-49: 17.31 %
- 50-59: 25.6 %
- 60+: 49.36 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Fibromyalgia (168 people, 21.46%)
- Pain (118 people, 15.07%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (79 people, 10.09%)
- Neuralgia (67 people, 8.56%)
- High Blood Pressure (67 people, 8.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (92 people, 11.75%)
- Neurontin (68 people, 8.68%)
- Cymbalta (63 people, 8.05%)
- Xanax (61 people, 7.79%)
- Celebrex (54 people, 6.90%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (281 people, 35.89%)
- Oedema Peripheral (146 people, 18.65%)
- Drug Ineffective (115 people, 14.69%)
- Breathing Difficulty (107 people, 13.67%)
- Pain (103 people, 13.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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