Review: could Neurontin cause Lightheadedness - dizzy (Dizziness)?
Summary: Lightheadedness - dizzy is found among people who take Neurontin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 56,285 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,586 have Lightheadedness - dizzy. Find out below who they are, when they have Lightheadedness - dizzy and more.
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Neurontin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. (latest outcomes from 57,777 Neurontin users)
Lightheadedness - dizzy
Lightheadedness - dizzy (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 161,875 Lightheadedness - dizzy patients)
On Jan, 24, 2015: 56,271 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 3,550 people (6.31%) have Lightheadedness - Dizzy.
Time on Neurontin when people have Lightheadedness - dizzy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lightheadedness - dizzy||38.16%||22.30%||10.34%||8.74%||11.49%||7.13%||1.84% |
Age of people who have Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Neurontin * :
|Lightheadedness - dizzy||0.00%||0.24%||0.73%||4.48%||8.08%||18.26%||28.43%||39.78% |
Severity of Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Neurontin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Lightheadedness - dizzy||11.11%||66.67%||22.22%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Lightheadedness - dizzy ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Lightheadedness - dizzy||10.00%||10.00%||80.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (704 people, 19.83%)
- Depression (352 people, 9.92%)
- Hypertension (280 people, 7.89%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (270 people, 7.61%)
- Neuralgia (228 people, 6.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (650 people, 18.31%)
- Lyrica (557 people, 15.69%)
- Xanax (540 people, 15.21%)
- Ambien (519 people, 14.62%)
- Oxycontin (517 people, 14.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have been in pain and have suffered for over 7 years with muscle pain with cramping, aching, burning, stinging, pins/needles, weakness, numbness and paralysis, etc. I live with fatigue and utter exhaustion everyday and hate having to take medicine period, but have no choice in the matter. I know that this is something serious..I can feel it. I just have to get the Doctors, to find it...and fix whatever it is that is wrong.
I am trying to find what is the root cause of it all, then I might be able to find some relief.."Lord Willing". I have always been a driven individual and love life. I am a fighter and a survivor, so I will continue forward..until I find a way to the answer.
The pain level stays around 5 or 6 everyday and can be overwhelming at times, but I pray and I find relief for a moment..from The Lord. Grateful to be alive. Just want life to be normal again and to be able, to spend my time with my family that I have missed so much of.
Grace on Oct, 18, 2014:
Sounds like Lyme disease to me. It's in all 50 States.
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