Neurontin and Stroke - from FDA reports


Summary

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 Pain. This review analyzes which people have Stroke with Neurontin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 78,306 people who have side effects when taking Neurontin from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 02, 2017

78,306 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 1,831 people (2.34%) have Stroke


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Neurontin cause Stroke?

Time on Neurontin when people have Stroke *:

  • < 1 month: 20.62 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.46 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.34 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 17.53 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.46 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 16.49 %
  • 10+ years: 3.09 %

Gender of people who have Stroke when taking Neurontin *:

  • female: 56.99 %
  • male: 43.01 %

Age of people who have Stroke when taking Neurontin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.2 %
  • 20-29: 1.43 %
  • 30-39: 4.89 %
  • 40-49: 20.3 %
  • 50-59: 26.21 %
  • 60+: 46.98 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (250 people, 13.65%)
  • High Blood Pressure (185 people, 10.10%)
  • Arthritis (155 people, 8.47%)
  • Depression (149 people, 8.14%)
  • Diabetes (127 people, 6.94%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vioxx (504 people, 27.53%)
  • Plavix (286 people, 15.62%)
  • Lasix (274 people, 14.96%)
  • Lipitor (250 people, 13.65%)
  • Aspirin (234 people, 12.78%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (398 people, 21.74%)
  • Heart Attack (396 people, 21.63%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (395 people, 21.57%)
  • High Blood Pressure (385 people, 21.03%)
  • Depression (356 people, 19.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Stroke when taking Neurontin?

Neurontin

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Stroke

Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen) has been reported by people with diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 186,129 Stroke patients).

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