Category: Gabapentin

Gabapentin is an anti-epileptic medication, also called an anticonvulsant. It affects chemicals and nerves in the body that are involved in the cause of seizures and some types of pain.

Gabapentin is used in adults to treat nerve pain caused by herpes virus or shingles (herpes zoster).

The Horizant brand is also used to treat restless legs syndrome (RLS).

The Neurontin brand is also used to treat seizures in adults and children who are at least 3 years old.

Use only the brand and form of gabapentin that your doctor has prescribed.

Check your medicine each time you get a refill at the pharmacy, to make sure you have received the correct form of this medication. What is Gabapentin, How to take Gabapentin, the Gabapentin Dosage, Gabapentin side effects, Gabapentin Dependence, What is the effectiveness of Gabapentin on Pain.

Gabapentin

Gabapentin- An anticonvulsant used to treat seizures

Gabapentin is an anticonvulsant or an anti-epileptic medicine used to treat seizures. The generic name is Gabapentin and the brand names are Gabarone, Neurontin and Gralise. It influences the nerves and chemicals present inside...

Treatment effects of gabapentin for primary insomnia

OBJECTIVES: The prevalence of insomnia is very high in our society. Although pharmacological treatment of insomnia is available, most hypnotics have been shown to alter sleep architecture and have many adverse effects. Gabapentin was...

Gabapentin Side Effects Weight Gain

Gabapentin is frequently used off-label due to the fact that it is considered to have a low potential for abuse and is regarded as non-addictive.  Due to the fact that the drug elicits both...

the ingredients in NEURONTIN

The active ingredient in NEURONTIN capsules, tablets, and oral solution is gabapentin,which has the chemical name 1-(aminomethyl)cyclohexaneacetic acid. The molecular formula of gabapentin is C9H17NO2 and the molecular weight is 171.24. The structural formula...

is gabapentin a narcotic

The word narcotic is derived from a Greek term “narkō” which translates to “make numb.”  Many people use the term narcotic in a broad sense to describe any psychoactive substance, particularly those that are...

What disease can Gabapentin be used for ?

Gabapentin is an anti-epileptic medication, also called an anticonvulsant. It affects chemicals and nerves in the body that are involved in the cause of seizures and some types of pain. Gabapentin is used in adults...

Gabapentin and Tramadol Comparision

Gabapentin is an anti-epileptic medication, also called an anticonvulsant. It affects chemicals and nerves in the body that are involved in the cause of seizures and some types of pain. Gabapentin is used in adults to...