Neurontin and Stroke - from FDA reports
Stroke is found among people who take Neurontin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Stroke with Neurontin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 79,799 people who have side effects when taking Neurontin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
79,799 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 1,843 people (2.31%) have Stroke
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Neurontin when people have Stroke *:
- < 1 month: 20.41 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.31 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 18.37 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 15.31 %
- 10+ years: 3.06 %
Gender of people who have Stroke when taking Neurontin *:
- female: 57.06 %
- male: 42.94 %
Age of people who have Stroke when taking Neurontin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.2 %
- 20-29: 1.41 %
- 30-39: 4.85 %
- 40-49: 20.2 %
- 50-59: 26.2 %
- 60+: 47.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (186 people, 10.09%)
- Arthritis (156 people, 8.46%)
- Depression (150 people, 8.14%)
- Diabetes (128 people, 6.95%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (123 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vioxx (504 people, 27.35%)
- Plavix (288 people, 15.63%)
- Lasix (274 people, 14.87%)
- Lipitor (251 people, 13.62%)
- Aspirin (234 people, 12.70%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (397 people, 21.54%)
- Heart Attack (396 people, 21.49%)
- High Blood Pressure (387 people, 21.00%)
- Depression (356 people, 19.32%)
- Headache (307 people, 16.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
It was a month ago that my doctor put me on Neurontin to deal with my nerve ending pain caused by multiple surgeries to my eye. Perhaps unrelated, I have an AI disease that is attacking my eyes (uveitis) and have had rather invasive surgeries to deal with its onslaught. I was told my last ...
A bad fall in 2006. Required pain management MRIS, numerous tests and a cervical and lumbar surgery in 2007 to correct. Two Rear end car accidents while I was at a stop light. One in 2011 and one in 2015. I already had spinal stenosis and degenerative disc desease genetically passed on. Problems ...
User reviews to the study
Hi, my 81 year old dad had a TIA this weekend, he is on Lanzapropole once daily as he really does suffer with bad abdominal pains and weight loss, can I just ask please can this drug actually contribute to TIA's ? Thank you xx
Hi my husband had a stroke 5 years ago caused by blocked neck arteries and is right side paralysed, he now has tenesmus which is horrendous,just wondering if anyone else has this condition and what treatment they have been given.
I was talking cinnamon and neuronin. I ended up having no neuronin in my system. I was in serious pain. I stopped taking the cinnamon and I have been feeling better. I had to start at the lowest dose. I was taking 800mg 3x a day. I am now taking 300mg 3x day. It's helping but it doesn't get rid ...
I took Topamax one time, the next day I had a stroke. It started with inability to swallow which is a sign of stroke. urgent need to urinate, and loss of vision and cognitive thought. I have since lost feeling in my right side, have brain fog and loss of words.