Neurontin and Weight gain - from FDA reports


Summary

Weight gain 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 Lyrica, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Weight gain 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, 22, 2017

79,799 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 2,868 people (3.59%) have Weight gain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Neurontin cause Weight gain?

Time on Neurontin when people have Weight gain *:

  • < 1 month: 25.97 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.2 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.39 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.02 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.15 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.5 %
  • 10+ years: 2.76 %

Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Neurontin *:

  • female: 74.8 %
  • male: 25.2 %

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Neurontin *:

  • 0-1: 0.05 %
  • 2-9: 0.58 %
  • 10-19: 0.96 %
  • 20-29: 3.42 %
  • 30-39: 9.29 %
  • 40-49: 23.45 %
  • 50-59: 30.62 %
  • 60+: 31.58 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (376 people, 13.11%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (193 people, 6.73%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (192 people, 6.69%)
  • High Blood Pressure (162 people, 5.65%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (153 people, 5.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lyrica (498 people, 17.36%)
  • Lasix (341 people, 11.89%)
  • Xanax (323 people, 11.26%)
  • Lipitor (301 people, 10.50%)
  • Celebrex (281 people, 9.80%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (558 people, 19.46%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (477 people, 16.63%)
  • Drug Ineffective (441 people, 15.38%)
  • Depression (432 people, 15.06%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (426 people, 14.85%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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