Review: could Neurontin cause Heart palpitations?
We study 56,246 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 817 have Heart palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart palpitations and more.
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Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,735 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.
Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 314,604 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 56,243 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 817 people (1.45%) have Heart Palpitations. They amount to 0.26% of all the 314,484 people who have Heart Palpitations on eHealthMe.
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||31.11%||13.33%||0.00%||13.33%||17.78%||15.56%||8.89% |
Gender of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Neurontin * :
|Heart palpitations||72.13%||27.87% |
Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Neurontin * :
|Heart palpitations||0.00%||0.00%||0.14%||6.49%||13.26%||27.49%||28.45%||24.17% |
Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Neurontin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart palpitations||14.29%||57.14%||21.43%||7.14% |
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 (119 people, 14.57%)
- Anxiety (67 people, 8.20%)
- Depression (58 people, 7.10%)
- Bipolar disorder (51 people, 6.24%)
- Neuralgia (41 people, 5.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (137 people, 16.77%)
- Aspirin (130 people, 15.91%)
- Klonopin (129 people, 15.79%)
- Vioxx (121 people, 14.81%)
- Protonix (119 people, 14.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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