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Review: could Neurontin cause Ocd?

Summary: Ocd could be caused by Neurontin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Oxycontin, and have Pain.

We study 56,203 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

Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,679 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.

Ocd

Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder) (latest reports from 33,832 patients) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, restless leg syndrome, depression, pain, stress and anxiety.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 56,222 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 191 people (0.34%) have Ocd. They amount to 0.57% of all the 33,767 people who have Ocd on eHealthMe.

Trend of Ocd in Neurontin reports

Time on Neurontin when people have Ocd * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Ocd0.00%20.00%33.33%6.67%40.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Ocd when taking Neurontin * :

FemaleMale
Ocd46.04%53.96%

Age of people who have Ocd when taking Neurontin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ocd0.00%1.74%0.87%4.35%17.39%35.65%15.65%24.35%

Severity of Ocd when taking Neurontin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Ocd ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (91 people, 47.64%)
  2. Restless legs syndrome (48 people, 25.13%)
  3. Anxiety (21 people, 10.99%)
  4. Hypertension (18 people, 9.42%)
  5. Depression (16 people, 8.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (75 people, 39.27%)
  2. Mirapex (52 people, 27.23%)
  3. Xanax (52 people, 27.23%)
  4. Zoloft (47 people, 24.61%)
  5. Vioxx (42 people, 21.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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