Review: could Neurontin cause Fatigue?
We study 56,246 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,305 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.
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Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,735 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,544,217 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 56,241 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 4,308 people (7.66%) have Fatigue. They amount to 0.28% of all the 1,543,253 people who have Fatigue on eHealthMe.
Time on Neurontin when people have Fatigue * :
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Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Neurontin * :
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Neurontin * :
Severity of Fatigue when taking Neurontin ** :
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How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (701 people, 16.27%)
- Depression (409 people, 9.49%)
- Multiple sclerosis (409 people, 9.49%)
- Hypertension (299 people, 6.94%)
- Neuralgia (261 people, 6.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (774 people, 17.97%)
- Lasix (644 people, 14.95%)
- Oxycontin (627 people, 14.55%)
- Zometa (622 people, 14.44%)
- Ambien (599 people, 13.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 week ago):
My most severe symptoms would be the shortness of breath, muscle weakness and this chronic pain under my left rib that goes around to my back and up to my shoulder blade. Occasionally that pain will go to my left chest, clavicle and jaw. But all of my pain is on the left side. I have degenerative disc disease and spinal stenosis too. Chronic headaches are dizziness are awful and debilitating.
From this study (1 week ago):
I'm tired, I have pain in the joints, I'm always nauseous, I'm always cold
From this study (4 weeks ago):
feels like excoriation all over mouth but mostly on the tongue
Fatigue began with part of fibromyalgia dx
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