Neurontin and Agitation - from FDA reports
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 Seroquel, and have Pain . We study 75,357 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA. Among them, 1,218 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 pain. (latest outcomes from Neurontin 78,061 users)
Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, quit smoking (latest reports from 76,701 Agitation patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
75,357 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 1,218 people (1.62%) have Agitation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Neurontin when people have Agitation *:
- < 1 month: 33.63 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.7 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.42 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 23.01 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.19 %
- 10+ years: 3.54 %
Gender of people who have Agitation when taking Neurontin *:
- female: 62.35 %
- male: 37.65 %
Age of people who have Agitation when taking Neurontin *:
- 0-1: 0.1 %
- 2-9: 0.52 %
- 10-19: 1.86 %
- 20-29: 3.72 %
- 30-39: 14.57 %
- 40-49: 27.89 %
- 50-59: 21.38 %
- 60+: 29.96 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (219 people, 17.98%)
- Depression (149 people, 12.23%)
- Bipolar Disorder (86 people, 7.06%)
- Stress And Anxiety (78 people, 6.40%)
- Neuralgia (65 people, 5.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (166 people, 13.63%)
- Ativan (147 people, 12.07%)
- Xanax (143 people, 11.74%)
- Klonopin (138 people, 11.33%)
- Oxycontin (137 people, 11.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (386 people, 31.69%)
- Depression (350 people, 28.74%)
- Insomnia (341 people, 28.00%)
- Pain (273 people, 22.41%)
- Drug Ineffective (251 people, 20.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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