Neurontin and Muscle spasms - from FDA reports


Summary

Muscle spasms 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 Oxycontin, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Muscle spasms with Neurontin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 78,306 people who have side effects when taking Neurontin from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 28, 2017

78,306 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 2,062 people (2.63%) have Muscle Spasms


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Neurontin cause Muscle spasms?

Time on Neurontin when people have Muscle Spasms *:

  • < 1 month: 31.52 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.48 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 1.09 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.78 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20.65 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.48 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Neurontin *:

  • female: 67.33 %
  • male: 32.67 %

Age of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Neurontin *:

  • 0-1: 0.06 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.49 %
  • 20-29: 3.3 %
  • 30-39: 12.28 %
  • 40-49: 26.08 %
  • 50-59: 26.82 %
  • 60+: 30.97 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (369 people, 17.90%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (274 people, 13.29%)
  • Depression (198 people, 9.60%)
  • Neuralgia (129 people, 6.26%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (126 people, 6.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Oxycontin (308 people, 14.94%)
  • Prilosec (275 people, 13.34%)
  • Celebrex (267 people, 12.95%)
  • Ambien (261 people, 12.66%)
  • Zometa (250 people, 12.12%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (736 people, 35.69%)
  • Weakness (615 people, 29.83%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (567 people, 27.50%)
  • Pain In Extremity (557 people, 27.01%)
  • Fatigue (547 people, 26.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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