Gabapentin and Aggression - from FDA reports
Aggression is found among people who take Gabapentin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Chantix, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Aggression with Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 101,543 people who have side effects when taking Gabapentin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 13, 2017
101,543 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabapentin.
Among them, 506 people (0.5%) have Aggression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gabapentin when people have Aggression *:
- < 1 month: 16.39 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50.82 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.84 %
- 1 - 2 years: 21.31 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.64 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Aggression when taking Gabapentin *:
- female: 44.73 %
- male: 55.27 %
Age of people who have Aggression when taking Gabapentin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.36 %
- 10-19: 4.9 %
- 20-29: 8.72 %
- 30-39: 11.99 %
- 40-49: 16.08 %
- 50-59: 24.8 %
- 60+: 32.15 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (46 people, 9.09%)
- Quit Smoking (44 people, 8.70%)
- High Blood Pressure (37 people, 7.31%)
- Stress And Anxiety (35 people, 6.92%)
- Epilepsy (32 people, 6.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Chantix (48 people, 9.49%)
- Cymbalta (36 people, 7.11%)
- Omeprazole (33 people, 6.52%)
- Plavix (31 people, 6.13%)
- Lisinopril (31 people, 6.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Agitation (126 people, 24.90%)
- Confusional State (95 people, 18.77%)
- Depression (86 people, 17.00%)
- Suicidal Ideation (82 people, 16.21%)
- Abnormal Behavior (80 people, 15.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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