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Review: could Neurontin cause Lightheadedness - dizzy?

We study 56,246 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,548 have Lightheadedness - dizzy. Find out below who they are, when they have Lightheadedness - dizzy and more.

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Neurontin

Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,735 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.

Lightheadedness - dizzy

Lightheadedness - dizzy (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness) (latest reports from 1,294,106 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 21, 2014: 56,243 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 3,548 people (6.31%) have Lightheadedness - Dizzy. They amount to 0.27% of all the 1,294,614 people who have Lightheadedness - Dizzy on eHealthMe.

Trend of Lightheadedness - dizzy in Neurontin reports

Time on Neurontin when people have Lightheadedness - dizzy * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Lightheadedness - dizzy38.34%22.17%10.39%8.78%11.55%7.16%1.62%

Gender of people who have Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Neurontin * :

FemaleMale
Lightheadedness - dizzy67.75%32.25%

Age of people who have Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Neurontin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lightheadedness - dizzy0.00%0.24%0.73%4.48%8.09%18.27%28.39%39.81%

Severity of Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Neurontin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Lightheadedness - dizzy12.00%64.00%24.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Lightheadedness - dizzy ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Lightheadedness - dizzy12.50%12.50%75.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (704 people, 19.84%)
  2. Depression (351 people, 9.89%)
  3. Hypertension (279 people, 7.86%)
  4. Neuropathy peripheral (270 people, 7.61%)
  5. Neuralgia (228 people, 6.43%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (650 people, 18.32%)
  2. Lyrica (557 people, 15.70%)
  3. Xanax (540 people, 15.22%)
  4. Ambien (519 people, 14.63%)
  5. Oxycontin (517 people, 14.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • My most severe symptoms would be the shortness of breath, muscle weakness and this chronic pain under my left rib that goes around to my back and up to my shoulder blade. Occasionally that pain will go to my left chest, clavicle and jaw. But all of my pain is on the left side. I have degenerative disc disease and spinal stenosis too. Chronic headaches are dizziness are awful and debilitating.

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  • BECAUSE OF A STROKE I EXPERIENCED AUGUST 5, 2010, I AM UNCOMFORTABLE IN MY OWN SKIN 24/7 ADD THE DISCOMFORTS CREATED FROM THE MEDICINE I TAKE SOME DAYS ARE HARDER TO STAY POSITIVE ABOUT MY LIFE. I HAVE A LOT OF STRESS DAILY AND TRYING TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO ACHIEVE SOME LEVEL OF COMFORT AND I SEEM TO BE FAILING AND I FEEL ITS DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF THE MEDICINES I TAKE.

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