Review: could Neurontin cause Myasthenia gravis?
We study 56,246 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 42 have Myasthenia gravis. Find out below who they are, when they have Myasthenia gravis and more.
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Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,743 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.
Myasthenia gravis (a chronic condition that causes muscles to tire and weaken easily) (latest reports from 8,741 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Sep, 16, 2014: 56,246 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 42 people (0.07%) have Myasthenia Gravis.
Time on Neurontin when people have Myasthenia gravis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Myasthenia gravis||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Myasthenia gravis when taking Neurontin * :
|Myasthenia gravis||35.71%||64.29% |
Age of people who have Myasthenia gravis when taking Neurontin * :
|Myasthenia gravis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||2.78%||16.67%||69.44% |
Severity of Myasthenia gravis when taking Neurontin ** :
How people recovered from Myasthenia gravis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (16 people, 38.10%)
- Multiple sclerosis (4 people, 9.52%)
- Arthralgia (4 people, 9.52%)
- Back injury (2 people, 4.76%)
- Myasthenia gravis (2 people, 4.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prozac (18 people, 42.86%)
- Prilosec (18 people, 42.86%)
- Nexium (17 people, 40.48%)
- Levaquin (17 people, 40.48%)
- Mirapex (16 people, 38.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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