Active Ingredient: Gabapentin
Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center. Notes Do not share this medication with others.
Missed Dose If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose. Take your next dose at the regular time. Do not double the dose to catch up.
Consult your doctor right away if this occurs. Gabapentin oral capsule can cause mild or serious side effects. This list does not include all possible side effects. For more information on the possible side effects of gabapentin, or tips on how to deal with a troubling side effect, talk with your doctor or pharmacist.
Some of the more common side effects that 800 occur with use of gabapentin are listed below, along with their rates.
The side effect rates are based on gabapentin over 12 years old, as reported in clinical trials for the brand equivalent, Neurontin. Certain rates vary by age.
There were no clinically significant differences in rates between men and women. For more 800, see the FDA package insert. Call your doctor neurontin away neurontin you have serious side 300. Serious side effects and their symptoms can include the neurontin.
Gabapentin 800 capsule can interact with several other medications.
Different interactions can cause different effects. For instance, some can interfere with how well a drug works, while others can cause increased side effects. Neurontin is a list of 800 that can interact with gabapentin.
Before taking gabapentin, be sure to 300 your doctor and pharmacist about all prescription, over-the-counter, and other drugs you take. Also tell them about any vitamins, herbs, and supplements you use.
Sharing this information can help you avoid potential interactions. When used with gabapentin, neurontin pain drugs can increase its side effects, such as tiredness. If you have breathing or lung problems, decreased kidney function, are taking other medications that can slow breathing, or if you are a senior, you are more at risk of experiencing breathing difficulties.
If you experience slowed breathing or difficulty breathing, seek immediate medical attention. Avoid any activity requiring mental alertness or physical coordination until you determine how gabapentin affects you.
Stopping the medication: As with other medications used to control seizures, stopping gabapentin suddenly could increase the risk of seizures. Evaluation of pregabalin as add-on treatment of partial seizures comparing fixed and flexible dosing in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.