A study for a 31 year old woman who takes Gabapentin - from FDA reports


7,364 females aged 31 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 31 year old female patient who has Ocular Sarcoidosis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on gender, age, active ingredients of any drugs used. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are considered.

What are the drugs?

What are the conditions?

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Jan, 12, 2019

7,364 females aged 31 (±5) who take Gabapentin are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Gabapentin for a 31-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 31
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Ocular Sarcoidosis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Gabapentin (gabapentin)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Drowsiness
  2. Headache (pain in head)
  3. Intentional self-injury
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Irritability
  6. Suicidal ideation
  7. Nausea and vomiting
  8. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  9. Memory loss
  10. Menstruation delayed (late menstruation cycle)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Depression
  2. Dizziness
  3. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  4. Stress and anxiety
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Memory loss
  7. Drowsiness
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  9. Drug ineffective
  10. Feeling abnormal
6 - 12 months:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Suicide attempt
  3. Depression
  4. Suicidal ideation
  5. Fall
  6. Cholecystitis chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  8. Weakness
  9. Intentional overdose
  10. Dizziness
1 - 2 years:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Feeling abnormal
  3. Hair loss
  4. Drowsiness
  5. Migraine (headache)
  6. Depression
  7. Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life)
  8. Overdose
  9. Stress and anxiety
  10. Fall
2 - 5 years:
  1. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
  2. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  3. Depression
  4. Stress and anxiety
  5. Normal newborn
  6. Heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding
  7. Memory loss
  8. Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance)
  9. Drug ineffective
  10. Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Suicidal ideation
  2. Depression
  3. Suicidal behavior
  4. Nasal dryness (dry nose)
  5. Hypovitaminosis (any of several diseases caused by deficiency of one or more vitamins)
  6. Suicide attempt
  7. Influenza like illness
  8. Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the nasopharynx)
  9. Mineral deficiency (lack of mineral)
  10. Dry mouth
10+ years:
  1. Deep venous thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  2. Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
  3. Gastroenteritis viral (inflammation of stomach and intestine caused by virus infection)
  4. Memory loss
  5. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  6. Ill-defined disorder
  7. Photosensitivity reaction
  8. Visual impairment
  9. High blood pressure
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Drug ineffective
  5. Dizziness
  6. Stress and anxiety
  7. Nausea and vomiting
  8. Depression
  9. Fever
  10. Weakness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 1,109 people, 15.06%
  2. Depression : 679 people, 9.22%
  3. Stress And Anxiety : 449 people, 6.10%
  4. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 260 people, 3.53%
  5. Birth Control : 257 people, 3.49%
  6. Migraine (headache): 256 people, 3.48%
  7. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 247 people, 3.35%
  8. Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body): 244 people, 3.31%
  9. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 201 people, 2.73%
  10. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 191 people, 2.59%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Cymbalta (437 people, 5.93%)
  2. Xanax (433 people, 5.88%)
  3. Seroquel (403 people, 5.47%)
  4. Topamax (383 people, 5.20%)
  5. Klonopin (382 people, 5.19%)
  6. Ambien (357 people, 4.85%)
  7. Zoloft (339 people, 4.60%)
  8. Gilenya (306 people, 4.16%)
  9. Baclofen (303 people, 4.11%)
  10. Vitamin D (302 people, 4.10%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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