Neurontin and Muscle spasms - from FDA reports
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 Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Muscle spasms 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, 23, 2017
79,799 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 2,095 people (2.63%) have Muscle spasms
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Neurontin when people have Muscle spasms *:
- < 1 month: 30.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.74 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.78 %
- 2 - 5 years: 19.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 18.48 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Neurontin *:
- female: 67.42 %
- male: 32.58 %
Age of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Neurontin *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.48 %
- 20-29: 3.25 %
- 30-39: 12.23 %
- 40-49: 26.08 %
- 50-59: 26.81 %
- 60+: 31.08 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (278 people, 13.27%)
- Depression (198 people, 9.45%)
- Multiple Myeloma (128 people, 6.11%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (119 people, 5.68%)
- High Blood Pressure (116 people, 5.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Oxycontin (310 people, 14.80%)
- Prilosec (277 people, 13.22%)
- Celebrex (270 people, 12.89%)
- Ambien (263 people, 12.55%)
- Zometa (251 people, 11.98%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (625 people, 29.83%)
- Stress And Anxiety (570 people, 27.21%)
- Pain In Extremity (562 people, 26.83%)
- Fatigue (557 people, 26.59%)
- Headache (548 people, 26.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
I was talking cinnamon and neuronin. I ended up having no neuronin in my system. I was in serious pain. I stopped taking the cinnamon and I have been feeling better. I had to start at the lowest dose. I was taking 800mg 3x a day. I am now taking 300mg 3x day. It's helping but it doesn't get rid ...
I am due to have third infusion next week but I am plagued by full body spasms, especially during sleep. This week I had three in my head, very scary! Has anyone else experienced spasms in head and how long do spasms last, do they go away after a while? Thank you
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