Will you have Diplopia with Lyrica - from FDA reports

Summary

Diplopia is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Neuropathy peripheral. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 167,362 people who have side effects when taking Lyrica from FDA, and is updated regularly.



What's eHealthMe?

eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

eHealthMe has released original studies on market drugs and worked with leading universities and institutions such as IBM, London Health Science Centre, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University and VA. eHealthMe studies have now been referenced in over 500 peer-reviewed medical publications.

How we gather our data?

Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on pregabalin (the active ingredients of Lyrica) and Lyrica (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Diplopia are also considered in the study.

What is Lyrica?

Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from Lyrica 172,120 users)

What is Diplopia?

Diplopia (double vision) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 20,973 Diplopia patients).

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 Feb, 18, 2019

167,362 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 984 people (0.59%) have Diplopia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lyrica cause Diplopia?

Time on Lyrica when people have Diplopia *:

  • < 1 month: 64.22 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 24.31 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.05 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2.29 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.46 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Diplopia when taking Lyrica *:

  • female: 67.38 %
  • male: 32.62 %

Age of people who have Diplopia when taking Lyrica *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.14 %
  • 20-29: 2.0 %
  • 30-39: 10.44 %
  • 40-49: 17.31 %
  • 50-59: 21.03 %
  • 60+: 49.07 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage): 85 people, 8.64%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 68 people, 6.91%
  3. Depression: 59 people, 6.00%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 58 people, 5.89%
  5. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 44 people, 4.47%
  6. High Blood Cholesterol: 40 people, 4.07%
  7. Sleep Disorder: 37 people, 3.76%
  8. Back Pain: 32 people, 3.25%
  9. Headache (pain in head): 30 people, 3.05%
  10. Herpes Zoster: 29 people, 2.95%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Cymbalta: 79 people, 8.03%
  2. Ibuprofen: 51 people, 5.18%
  3. Neurontin: 51 people, 5.18%
  4. Simvastatin: 44 people, 4.47%
  5. Nexium: 43 people, 4.37%
  6. Tylenol: 41 people, 4.17%
  7. Synthroid: 38 people, 3.86%
  8. Zoloft: 35 people, 3.56%
  9. Celebrex: 35 people, 3.56%
  10. Aspirin: 34 people, 3.46%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Vision Blurred: 308 people, 31.30%
  2. Dizziness: 249 people, 25.30%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 148 people, 15.04%
  4. Weakness: 144 people, 14.63%
  5. Drowsiness: 137 people, 13.92%
  6. Headache (pain in head): 130 people, 13.21%
  7. Fall: 116 people, 11.79%
  8. Gait Disturbance: 113 people, 11.48%
  9. Memory Loss: 112 people, 11.38%
  10. Visual Impairment: 110 people, 11.18%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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