A study for a 77 year old woman who takes Gabapentin - from FDA reports


Summary

10,428 females aged 77 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 77 year old female patient who has Nerve Pain. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jun, 19, 2017

10,428 females aged 77 (±5) who takes Gabapentin are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Gabapentin for a 77-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 77
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Nerve Pain
  • Drugs taken:
    • Gabapentin (gabapentin)
  • Side effects: Sleepiness

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Sleepiness: 423 (4.06% of females aged 77 (±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 (1,088 people, 10.43%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1,056 people, 10.13%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (765 people, 7.34%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (724 people, 6.94%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (674 people, 6.46%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (970 people, 9.30%)
  • Lasix (922 people, 8.84%)
  • Aspirin (818 people, 7.84%)
  • Lipitor (640 people, 6.14%)
  • Furosemide (585 people, 5.61%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Drug Ineffective (825 people, 7.91%)
  • Fall (804 people, 7.71%)
  • Weakness (775 people, 7.43%)
  • Nausea (753 people, 7.22%)
  • Dizziness (743 people, 7.13%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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