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Gabapentin is an anti-epileptic drug, 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 neuropathic pain (nerve pain) caused by herpes virus or shingles (herpes zoster). gabapentin is indicated for the management of neuropathic pain only. It is not used for epilepsy. The Horizant brand of gabapentin, in addition to treating neuropathic pain, is also used to treat restless legs syndrome (RLS). The Neurontin brand of gabapentin is also used to treat seizures in adults and children who are at least 3 years old, in addition to neuropathic pain.
How it works
Gabapentin belongs to a class of drugs called anticonvulsants. A class of drugs is a group of medications that work in a similar way. These drugs are often used to treat similar conditions.It’s not fully understood how gabapentin works. For postherpetic neuralgia, it seems to prevent the increase in sensitivity to pain that occurs. For seizures, it may alter the effect of calcium (low levels of calcium may cause seizures).
Gabapentin side effects
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction to gabapentin: hives; fever; swollen glands; painful sores in or around your eyes or mouth; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Report any new or worsening symptoms to your doctor, such as: mood or behavior changes, anxiety, depression, or if you feel agitated, hostile, restless, hyperactive (mentally or physically), or have thoughts about suicide or hurting yourself.
Call your doctor at once if you have:
increased seizures fever, swollen glands, body aches, flu symptoms
skin rash, easy bruising or bleeding, severe tingling, numbness, pain, muscle weakness;
upper stomach pain, loss of appetite, dark urine, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
chest pain, irregular heart rhythm, feeling short of breath; confusion, nausea and vomiting, swelling, rapid weight gain, urinating less than usual or not at all;
new or worsening cough, fever, trouble breathing;
severe skin reaction — fever, sore throat, swelling in your face or tongue, burning in your eyes, skin pain, followed by a red or purple skin rash that spreads (especially in the face or upper body) and causes blistering and peeling.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Some side effects are more likely in children taking gabapentin. Contact your doctor if the child taking this medication has any of the following side effects:
Gabapentin (also known under the brand names Horizant, Gralise, and Neurontin) is an anticonvulsant medication used to treat epilepsy, nerve damage, and other nerve pain conditions, like restless legs syndrome and nerve pain caused by herpes zoster (shingles).
It is also prescribed for off-label use for a number of conditions. One of its brand-name manufacturers, Pfizer, has promoted its off-label use for migraines and fibromyalgia, and others have discussed its use in treating anxiety.It is unknown exactly how gabapentin works. It is believed that it affects electrical activity in the brain and alters the activity of brain neurotransmitters (chemical messengers) to create a soothing and calming effect on nerves.
Neurontin may be used alone or along with other medications to treat epileptic seizures in adults and children who are 12 years of age or older.
Children who are between 3 and 12 years old may be prescribed Neurontin to treat partial seizures, along with other medications.
Taking Neurontin may cause you to have thoughts about suicide, or mood changes like anxiety, depression, or hyperactivity (mental or physical). You should tell your doctor immediately if you have any of these conditions, or if your seizures worsen.
You should not stop taking Neurontin for seizures or epilepsy without talking to your doctor, even if you think you are better. Stopping this medication suddenly may cause you to have further seizures. Tell your doctor if you want to stop taking Neurontin and he or she will gradually taper you off of this medication
You should have a medical ID card or wear a medical ID bracelet to let others know that you are taking Neurontin. Be sure to let any doctor or dentist know that you are taking Neurontin.
Neurontin is in pregnancy category C, which means that we do not know if Neurontin will harm an unborn baby. Neurontin can pass into breast milk, so you should not breast-feed while taking Neurontin.
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