Neurontin and Memory loss - from FDA reports
Memory loss 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 Lyrica, and have Pain . We study 75,357 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA. Among them, 3,073 have Memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Memory loss and more.
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Neurontin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Neurontin 78,061 users)
Memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 105,178 Memory loss patients).
On Feb, 19, 2017
75,357 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 3,073 people (4.08%) have Memory Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Neurontin when people have Memory Loss *:
- < 1 month: 24.72 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.28 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 19.56 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.21 %
- 10+ years: 2.58 %
Gender of people who have Memory Loss when taking Neurontin *:
- female: 66.49 %
- male: 33.51 %
Age of people who have Memory Loss when taking Neurontin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.08 %
- 20-29: 3.23 %
- 30-39: 9.73 %
- 40-49: 23.17 %
- 50-59: 30.35 %
- 60+: 32.45 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (452 people, 14.71%)
- Depression (290 people, 9.44%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (241 people, 7.84%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (185 people, 6.02%)
- Neuralgia (183 people, 5.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (335 people, 10.90%)
- Ambien (317 people, 10.32%)
- Xanax (305 people, 9.93%)
- Oxycontin (289 people, 9.40%)
- Lipitor (276 people, 8.98%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (771 people, 25.09%)
- Pain (697 people, 22.68%)
- Stress And Anxiety (687 people, 22.36%)
- Fatigue (684 people, 22.26%)
- Dizziness (561 people, 18.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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