A study for a 65 year old woman who takes Gabapentin - from FDA reports


Summary

17,197 females aged 65 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 65 year old female patient who has Nerve Pain. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Mar, 19, 2017

17,197 females aged 65 (±5) who takes Gabapentin are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Gabapentin for a 65-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 65
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Nerve Pain
  • Drugs taken:
    • Gabapentin (gabapentin)
  • Side effects: Metallic Taste

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Metallic Taste: 132 (0.77% of females aged 65 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (1,904 people, 11.07%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1,469 people, 8.54%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1,410 people, 8.20%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1,324 people, 7.70%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (1,126 people, 6.55%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (1,508 people, 8.77%)
  • Lasix (1,359 people, 7.90%)
  • Aspirin (1,332 people, 7.75%)
  • Nexium (1,123 people, 6.53%)
  • Lipitor (1,117 people, 6.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (1,420 people, 8.26%)
  • Drug Ineffective (1,394 people, 8.11%)
  • Pain (1,364 people, 7.93%)
  • Fatigue (1,271 people, 7.39%)
  • Fall (1,209 people, 7.03%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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