Review: could Neurontin cause Sleep disorder?
We study 56,246 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 518 have Sleep disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep disorder and more.
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Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,743 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia.
Sleep disorder (latest reports from 137,070 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.
On Aug, 22, 2014: 56,243 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 561 people (1.00%) have Sleep Disorder. They amount to 0.41% of all the 137,011 people who have Sleep Disorder on eHealthMe.
Time on Neurontin when people have Sleep disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sleep disorder||22.41%||15.52%||32.76%||12.07%||8.62%||6.90%||1.72% |
Gender of people who have Sleep disorder when taking Neurontin * :
|Sleep disorder||61.29%||38.71% |
Age of people who have Sleep disorder when taking Neurontin * :
|Sleep disorder||0.19%||0.77%||1.35%||3.46%||7.69%||27.88%||35.38%||23.27% |
Severity of Sleep disorder when taking Neurontin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sleep disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Sleep disorder ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sleep disorder||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (179 people, 31.91%)
- Depression (92 people, 16.40%)
- Sleep disorder (43 people, 7.66%)
- Multiple myeloma (42 people, 7.49%)
- Osteoporosis (41 people, 7.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (138 people, 24.60%)
- Celebrex (95 people, 16.93%)
- Zometa (92 people, 16.40%)
- Zoloft (79 people, 14.08%)
- Lasix (76 people, 13.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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