Review: could Neurontin cause Heart palpitations?
Summary: Heart palpitations is found among people who take Neurontin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain.
We study 56,285 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 has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 57,790 Neurontin users)
Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 52,126 Heart palpitations patients)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 56,285 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 818 people (1.45%) have Heart Palpitations.
Time on Neurontin when people have Heart palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart palpitations||30.43%||13.04%||0.00%||13.04%||19.57%||15.22%||8.70% |
Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Neurontin * :
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.00%||0.14%||6.48%||13.38%||27.45%||28.41%||24.14% |
Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Neurontin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart palpitations||13.33%||60.00%||20.00%||6.67% |
How people recovered from Heart palpitations ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (120 people, 14.67%)
- Anxiety (67 people, 8.19%)
- Depression (59 people, 7.21%)
- Bipolar disorder (51 people, 6.23%)
- Neuralgia (41 people, 5.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (137 people, 16.75%)
- Aspirin (131 people, 16.01%)
- Klonopin (129 people, 15.77%)
- Vioxx (121 people, 14.79%)
- Protonix (119 people, 14.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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