Review: could Neurontin cause Heat Intolerance?


Heat intolerance is reported only by a few people who take Neurontin. We study 63,576 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Heat intolerance. Find out below who they are, when they have Heat intolerance and more.

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Neurontin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Neurontin 63,468 users)

Heat Intolerance

Heat intolerance (feeling of being overheated) has been reported by people with dizziness, insomnia (latest reports from 210 Heat intolerance patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

63,576 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Heat Intolerance

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Neurontin cause Heat intolerance?

Time on Neurontin when people have Heat Intolerance *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 40 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Heat Intolerance when taking Neurontin *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Heat Intolerance when taking Neurontin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 20 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 60 %
  • 50-59: 20 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Heat Intolerance when taking Neurontin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 25 %
  • severe: 75 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Heat Intolerance **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia (2 people)
  • Rapid Heart Beat (2 people)
  • Muscle Spasms (2 people)
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse (2 people)
  • Back Pain - Nonspecific (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Robaxin (3 people)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (3 people)
  • Xanax (2 people)
  • Flexeril (2 people)
  • Darvocet A500 (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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