Neurontin and Increased appetite - from FDA reports
Increased appetite is found among people who take Neurontin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lyrica, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Increased appetite with Neurontin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 79,799 people who have side effects when taking Neurontin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 24, 2017
79,799 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 285 people (0.36%) have Increased appetite
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Neurontin when people have Increased appetite *:
- < 1 month: 28 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Increased appetite when taking Neurontin *:
- female: 79.14 %
- male: 20.86 %
Age of people who have Increased appetite when taking Neurontin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.22 %
- 10-19: 0.56 %
- 20-29: 3.33 %
- 30-39: 3.89 %
- 40-49: 21.67 %
- 50-59: 42.78 %
- 60+: 25.56 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (54 people, 18.95%)
- Stress And Anxiety (33 people, 11.58%)
- High Blood Pressure (32 people, 11.23%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (32 people, 11.23%)
- Insomnia (23 people, 8.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (57 people, 20.00%)
- Oxycontin (52 people, 18.25%)
- Celebrex (47 people, 16.49%)
- Clonazepam (38 people, 13.33%)
- Prozac (31 people, 10.88%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (186 people, 65.26%)
- Insomnia (72 people, 25.26%)
- Depression (72 people, 25.26%)
- Drowsiness (70 people, 24.56%)
- Fatigue (69 people, 24.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
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