Lyrica and Drowsiness - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


We study 243,378 people who have side effects when taking Lyrica. Drowsiness is found, especially among people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Cymbalta and have Neuropathy peripheral.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Lyrica and have Drowsiness. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You may use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

On Jul, 19, 2023

243,378 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 11,761 people (4.83%) have Drowsiness.

What is Lyrica?

Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is used in fibromyalgia. Currently, eHealthMe is studying from 256,459 Lyrica users.

What is Drowsiness?

Drowsiness is found to be associated with 4,366 drugs and 4,663 conditions by eHealthMe. Currently, we are studying 251,682 people who have Drowsiness.

Number of Lyrica and Drowsiness reports submitted per year:

Could Lyrica cause Drowsiness?

Time on Lyrica when people have Drowsiness *:

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Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Lyrica*:

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Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Lyrica *:

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Common drugs people take besides Lyrica *:

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Common side effects people have besides Drowsiness *:

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Common conditions people have *:

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Lyrica and have Drowsiness?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It 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. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 700+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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