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


Summary

18,820 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 Apr, 25, 2017

18,820 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: 140 (0.74% 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 (2,120 people, 11.26%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1,615 people, 8.58%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1,558 people, 8.28%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1,496 people, 7.95%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (1,226 people, 6.51%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (1,618 people, 8.60%)
  • Lasix (1,458 people, 7.75%)
  • Aspirin (1,332 people, 7.08%)
  • Nexium (1,203 people, 6.39%)
  • Lipitor (1,197 people, 6.36%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (1,553 people, 8.25%)
  • Drug Ineffective (1,498 people, 7.96%)
  • Pain (1,464 people, 7.78%)
  • Fatigue (1,424 people, 7.57%)
  • Fall (1,298 people, 6.90%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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