Review: could Neurontin cause Rectal bleeding?
Summary: Rectal bleeding could be caused by Neurontin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Celexa, and have Epilepsy.
We study 56,199 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Rectal bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Rectal bleeding and more.
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Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,679 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.
Rectal bleeding (bleeding from rectum) (latest reports from 9,981 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 56,199 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 23 people (0.04%) have Rectal Bleeding. They amount to 0.23% of all the 9,972 people who have Rectal Bleeding on eHealthMe.
Time on Neurontin when people have Rectal bleeding * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rectal bleeding||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Neurontin * :
|Rectal bleeding||47.83%||52.17% |
Age of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Neurontin * :
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||8.70%||8.70%||4.35%||17.39%||26.09%||13.04%||21.74% |
Severity of Rectal bleeding when taking Neurontin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Rectal bleeding||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Rectal bleeding ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Epilepsy (1 people, 4.35%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 4.35%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 4.35%)
- Headache (1 people, 4.35%)
- Depression (1 people, 4.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Celexa (8 people, 34.78%)
- Prilosec (7 people, 30.43%)
- Promethazine (4 people, 17.39%)
- Darvocet (4 people, 17.39%)
- Asacol (4 people, 17.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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