Review: could Neurontin cause Ocd?
We study 56,237 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 191 have Ocd. Find out below who they are, when they have Ocd and more.
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Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,723 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.
Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder) (latest reports from 34,321 patients) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, restless leg syndrome, depression, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 56,230 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 191 people (0.34%) have Ocd. They amount to 0.56% of all the 34,315 people who have Ocd on eHealthMe.
Time on Neurontin when people have Ocd * :
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Gender of people who have Ocd when taking Neurontin * :
Age of people who have Ocd when taking Neurontin * :
Severity of Ocd when taking Neurontin ** :
How people recovered from Ocd ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (91 people, 47.64%)
- Restless legs syndrome (48 people, 25.13%)
- Anxiety (21 people, 10.99%)
- Hypertension (18 people, 9.42%)
- Depression (16 people, 8.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (75 people, 39.27%)
- Mirapex (52 people, 27.23%)
- Xanax (52 people, 27.23%)
- Zoloft (47 people, 24.61%)
- Vioxx (42 people, 21.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Noticed for the last two days a spoting of bloow on underwear. This is not heave but very light (pink nature). I have not had any pain of nor other symtoms.
From this study (1 week ago):
My muscle tone started diminishing, had changes in skin..thinner, uneven tone. weakness. heaviness in body, weight gain only around middle, fatigue, weak grip, lose balance sometimes, funny feeling in stomack and chest, panic like attacks, but it's not panic attacks all the time, swollen face and facial features and expression has changed, eyelids drooping...sight affected...feels like I'm not getting enough light to see. I haven't felt like myself in a very ,long time over 10 years. Sought answers but everyone tried to give me antidepressants to mask the symptoms. They made me feel like a space cadet but did nothing to solve the problem. I have had to struggle to raise 5 kids, help my family, take care of my elderly Mom and watch her die, and now trying to help with the grandkids all with this horrible problem. I want answers...I need help.
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