Review: could Neurontin cause Stroke?
We study 56,246 people who have side effects while taking Neurontin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,556 have Stroke. Find out below who they are, when they have Stroke and more.
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Neurontin (latest outcomes from 57,743 users) has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain.
Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen) (latest reports from 441,983 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, arthritis, high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Sep, 16, 2014: 56,246 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin. Among them, 1,556 people (2.77%) have Stroke.
Time on Neurontin when people have Stroke * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Stroke when taking Neurontin * :
Age of people who have Stroke when taking Neurontin * :
Severity of Stroke when taking Neurontin ** :
How people recovered from Stroke ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (222 people, 14.27%)
- Arthritis (153 people, 9.83%)
- Hypertension (144 people, 9.25%)
- Depression (132 people, 8.48%)
- Diabetes mellitus (95 people, 6.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (532 people, 34.19%)
- Aspirin (286 people, 18.38%)
- Plavix (282 people, 18.12%)
- Lasix (250 people, 16.07%)
- Lipitor (218 people, 14.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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