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Review: could Neurontin cause Heart palpitations?

We study 56,260 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 818 have Heart palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart palpitations and more.

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Neurontin

Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,750 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.

Heart palpitations

Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 315,935 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 56,255 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 818 people (1.45%) have Heart Palpitations.

Trend of Heart palpitations in Neurontin reports

Time on Neurontin when people have Heart palpitations * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Heart palpitations30.43%13.04%0.00%13.04%19.57%15.22%8.70%

Gender of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Neurontin * :

FemaleMale
Heart palpitations72.16%27.84%

Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Neurontin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heart palpitations0.00%0.00%0.14%6.48%13.38%27.45%28.41%24.14%

Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Neurontin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Heart palpitations13.33%60.00%20.00%6.67%

How people recovered from Heart palpitations ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Heart palpitations0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (120 people, 14.67%)
  2. Anxiety (67 people, 8.19%)
  3. Depression (59 people, 7.21%)
  4. Bipolar disorder (51 people, 6.23%)
  5. Neuralgia (41 people, 5.01%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ambien (137 people, 16.75%)
  2. Aspirin (131 people, 16.01%)
  3. Klonopin (129 people, 15.77%)
  4. Vioxx (121 people, 14.79%)
  5. Protonix (119 people, 14.55%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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