Neurontin and Hangover - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Hangover is found among people who take Neurontin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Neurontin and have Hangover. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 100,481 people who have side effects when taking Neurontin from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Feb, 07, 2023

100,481 people reported to have side effects when taking Neurontin.
Among them, 52 people (0.05%) have Hangover.

What is Neurontin?

Neurontin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in neuralgia. eHealthMe is studying from 103,948 Neurontin users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Hangover?

Hangover is found to be associated with 928 drugs and 504 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Neurontin and Hangover reports submitted per year:

Could Neurontin cause Hangover?

Time on Neurontin when people have Hangover *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 33.33 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hangover when taking Neurontin *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Hangover when taking Neurontin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.33 %
  • 30-39: 9.3 %
  • 40-49: 16.28 %
  • 50-59: 37.21 %
  • 60+: 34.88 %

Common drugs people take besides Neurontin *:

  1. Lyrica: 10 people, 19.23%
  2. Seroquel: 8 people, 15.38%
  3. Zyprexa: 7 people, 13.46%
  4. Depakote: 7 people, 13.46%
  5. Ms Contin: 7 people, 13.46%
  6. Melatonin: 7 people, 13.46%
  7. Xanax: 7 people, 13.46%
  8. Wellbutrin: 6 people, 11.54%
  9. Voltaren: 6 people, 11.54%
  10. Imitrex: 6 people, 11.54%

Common side effects people have besides Hangover *:

  1. Drug Ineffective: 21 people, 40.38%
  2. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 15 people, 28.85%
  3. Drowsiness: 14 people, 26.92%
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 13 people, 25.00%
  5. Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation): 12 people, 23.08%
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 12 people, 23.08%
  7. Nausea And Vomiting: 11 people, 21.15%
  8. Dizziness: 11 people, 21.15%
  9. Migraine (headache): 10 people, 19.23%
  10. Feeling Abnormal: 9 people, 17.31%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Neck Pain: 7 people, 13.46%
  2. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 5 people, 9.62%
  3. Sleep Disorder: 5 people, 9.62%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 5 people, 9.62%
  5. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage): 5 people, 9.62%
  6. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 4 people, 7.69%
  7. Depression: 4 people, 7.69%
  8. Nerve Injury: 4 people, 7.69%
  9. Constipation: 3 people, 5.77%
  10. Ill-Defined Disorder: 3 people, 5.77%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Neurontin and have Hangover?

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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 gabapentin (the active ingredients of Neurontin) and Neurontin (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 600+ 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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