Review: could Neurontin cause Agitation?
Summary: Agitation is found among people who take Neurontin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Klonopin, and have Pain.
We study 56,298 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,029 have Agitation. Find out below who they are, when they have Agitation and more.
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Neurontin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from 57,805 Neurontin users)
Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 54,750 Agitation patients)
On Apr, 8, 2015: 56,298 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 1,033 people (1.83%) have Agitation.
Time on Neurontin when people have Agitation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Agitation when taking Neurontin * :
Severity of Agitation when taking Neurontin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Agitation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (240 people, 23.23%)
- Depression (139 people, 13.46%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (95 people, 9.20%)
- Bipolar disorder (86 people, 8.33%)
- Anxiety (74 people, 7.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Klonopin (176 people, 17.04%)
- Seroquel (171 people, 16.55%)
- Ativan (150 people, 14.52%)
- Oxycontin (149 people, 14.42%)
- Xanax (149 people, 14.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Atenolol, Mobic, Gabapentin for a 35-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Elbow Pain, Nerve Pain. The patient has Nerve Pain, High Blood Pressure, Tingling And Numbness, Burning Sensation
- A study of drug interactions between Metoprolol Tartrate, Baclofen, Gabapentin, Viibryd, Nortriptyline Hydrochloride, Bupropion Hydrochloride for a 33-year old woman with Supraventricular Tachycardia, Fibromyalgia, Depression. The patient has Pain, Blurred Vision, Numbness In Hands Or Feet
- A study of side effects of Abilify for a 29-year old man with Depressive Symptom. The patient has Dreams - Bad, Restlessness
- A study of side effects of Gabapentin for a 48-year old woman with Neuropathy. The patient has Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Neurontin, Zemplar, Maxzide, Lexapro for a 55-year old woman with Nerve Pain, Vitamin D Deficiency, Hypertension, Depression. The patient has Pain In Extremity, Pain In Extremity
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
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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