Review: could Neurontin cause Acne vulgaris (Acne)?
Summary: Acne vulgaris is found among people who take Neurontin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Gabapentin, and have Pain.
We study 56,298 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 56 have Acne vulgaris. Find out below who they are, when they have Acne vulgaris and more.
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Neurontin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from 57,802 Neurontin users)
Acne vulgaris (acne- skin disease) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, crohn's disease. (latest reports from 30,206 Acne vulgaris patients)
On Apr, 12, 2015: 56,298 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 56 people (0.10%) have Acne Vulgaris.
Time on Neurontin when people have Acne vulgaris * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Acne vulgaris||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Acne vulgaris when taking Neurontin * :
|Acne vulgaris||0.00%||0.00%||2.17%||0.00%||17.39%||36.96%||23.91%||19.57% |
Severity of Acne vulgaris when taking Neurontin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acne vulgaris||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Acne vulgaris ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acne vulgaris||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (6 people, 10.71%)
- Hepatitis c (5 people, 8.93%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 8.93%)
- Multiple sclerosis (4 people, 7.14%)
- Multiple myeloma (4 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gabapentin (14 people, 25.00%)
- Wellbutrin (13 people, 23.21%)
- Effexor xr (11 people, 19.64%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 19.64%)
- Prednisone (11 people, 19.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Recent Neurontin related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Tylenol, Gabapentin for a 75-year old man who has Pain
- Comparions of Gabapentin, Tadalafil, Atorvastatin Calcium, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Ramipril for a 56-year old man who has Pain In Limb
- Comparions of Gabapentin, Topiramate for a 60-year old woman who has Migraine With Aura
- Comparions of Neurontin, Zyprexa, Wellbutrin Xl, Latuda, Risperidone for a 38-year old man who has Schizoaffective Disorder
- Comparions of Omeprazole, Phentermine, Zorvolex, Gabapentin for a 49-year old woman who has Nerve Pain
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