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Brand Name Gabapentin
Generic Name Gabapentin
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What is Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) and what are its uses?
How does Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) treat?
Dosage: How should you take Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)?
Effect of other drugs consumed with Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)
What should you watch for while taking Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)?
Possible Side effects of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)

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What is Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) and what are its uses?

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is effective in helping to control partial seizures (convulsions) in adults with epilepsy.

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is also used to help relieve certain types of nerve pain, and may be prescribed for other nervous system disorders.

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How does Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) treat?

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is mainly used to treat epilepsy. It is thought to work by regulating the activity of nerves.

The precise mechanism of action of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is not known. It is assumed that Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) works by stabilising the excessive electrical nerve activity in the brain.

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is used to prevent two types of epileptic seizures; partial seizures, and partial seizures that spread to secondary generalised seizures. Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is usually used as an add-on treatment for people whose epilepsy is not controlled using standard antiepileptic medicines, such as carbamazepine and phenytoin, or for people who cannot take these older medicines.

As Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) stabilizes electrical nerve activity, Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) can also be used to treat pain that occurs a result of damage to or a disturbance in the function of nerves (neuropathic pain).

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Dosage: How should you take Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)?

Take Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) exactly as directed by your doctor. If you do not understand these directions, ask your pharmacist, nurse, or doctor to explain them to you.

Take each dose of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) with a full glass of water.

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) can be taken with or without food.

If you are taking Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) for seizures, do not stop taking Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) even if you feel better. It is important to continue taking Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) to prevent seizures from recurring.

Do not increase or decrease dosage of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) without your doctor's approval; and do not suddenly stop taking it, as this may cause an increase in the frequency of your seizures. If you are taking an antacid such as Maalox, take Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) at least 2 hours after the antacid.

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Adults and Children 12 Years and Over
The recommended starting dose of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is 300 milligrams three times a day. After that, the usual daily dose of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) ranges from 900 to 1,800 milligrams divided into 3 doses.

If Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is discontinued or another drug is added to therapy, your doctor will do this gradually, over a 1-week period.

Children 3 to 12 Years of Age
Daily dosage of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is calculated according to the child's weight. The usual starting dosage of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is 300 milligrams per 2.2 pounds. The total daily dosage of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) is taken as 3 smaller doses throughout the day.

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Treatment typically starts with a single 300-milligram dose of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) on the first day, two 300-milligram doses on the second day, and three 300-milligram doses on the third day. If necessary, the doctor may increase the daily total to as much as 1,800 milligrams, divided into three doses.

Whether you are taking Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) for epilepsy or pain, the doctor will adjust the dosage downward if you have poor kidney function.

Have you skipped your Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) dose?
If you miss a dose of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin), take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin), take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin).

If you take too much of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)?
Incase of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) overdose seek medical emergency immediately.

Symptoms of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) overdose may include

  • double vision,
  • drowsiness,
  • slurred speech,
  • diarrhea,
  • poor coordination, and
  • difficulty breathing

Where should you store Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)?
Keep Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) out of reach of children in a container that small children cannot open. Store Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Throw away any unused amount of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) after the expiration date.

Available strengths of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)
Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) tablets are available in the strengths of 300 mg and 400 mg.

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Effect of other drugs consumed with Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) may interact with Antacids and Cimetidine. They may increase or decrease the activity of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin).

Tell your prescriber or health care professional about all other medicines you are taking, including non-prescription medicines, nutritional supplements, or herbal products. Also tell your prescriber or health care professional if you are a frequent user of drinks with caffeine or alcohol, if you smoke, or if you use illegal drugs. These may affect the way Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) works. Check with your health care professional before stopping or starting any of your medicines.

Who should not take Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)?
The effects of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) on pregnant women have not been adequately studied, although birth defects have occurred in babies whose mothers took an antiepileptic medication while they were pregnant. Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) should be used during pregnancy only if clearly needed. If you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, tell your doctor immediately.

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) passes into breast milk. Do not take Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) use in pediatric patients with epilepsy 3-12 years of age is associated with the occurrence of central nervous system related adverse events. The most significant of these can be classified into the following categories:

  • emotional lability (primarily behavioral problems)
  • hostility, including aggressive behaviors,
  • thought disorder, including concentration problems and change in school performance, and
  • hyperkinesia (primarily restlessness and hyperactivity).

Be sure to tell your doctor if you have any kidney problems or are on hemodialysis, as your doctor will need to adjust your dosage of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin).

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) should be used with caution in patients with decreased kidney function, diabetes, elderly people, and history of psychotic illness.

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) should not to be used in patients with known sensitivity or allergy to any ingredient.

Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) should not be used if you are allergic to one or any of its ingredients. Please inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have previously experienced such an allergy.

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What should you watch for while taking Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)?

You should contact your prescriber or health care professional if your seizures get worse or if you have any new types of seizures.

Do not stop taking Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) or any of your seizure medicines unless instructed by your prescriber or health care professional. Stopping Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) suddenly can increase your seizures or their severity.

You may get drowsy, dizzy, or have blurred vision. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) affects you. To reduce dizzy or fainting spells, do not sit or stand up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. Alcohol can increase drowsiness and dizziness. Avoid alcoholic drinks.

If you are going to have surgery, tell your prescriber or health care professional that you are taking Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin).

Possible Side effects of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin)

Side effects of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) that should be reported to your prescriber or health care professional as soon as possible:

Rare or uncommon side effects of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin):

  • difficulty breathing or tightening of the throat
  • swelling of lips or tongue
  • rash
May occur in children:
  • fever
  • hyperactivity
  • hostile or aggressive behavior
  • mood changes or changes in behavior
  • difficulty concentrating

Side effects of Gabapentin (Generic Gabapentin) that usually do not require medical attention:

  • constipation
  • difficulty walking or controlling muscle movements
  • dizziness, drowsiness
  • dry mouth
  • back pain, joint aches and pains
  • indigestion, gas or heartburn
  • loss of appetite
  • nausea
  • pain, burning or tingling in the hands or feet
  • restlessness
  • sexual difficulty (impotence)
  • skin itching
  • slurred speech
  • sore gums
  • tremor
  • weight gain

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