About the drug:
Gabapentin is the main active pharmaceutical ingredient present in Gabapin capsules. This drug belongs to a group of medication known as an anticonvulsant. This medicine is used to treat epilepsy and peripheral neuropathic pain.
Uses of the drug:
Gabapentin is used in combination with other seizure control medications for the management and prevention of seizures associated with epilepsy. Gabapentin does not cure epilepsy and only works to control seizures as long as the medication is taken. It may also be prescribed to treat restless legs syndrome (RLS), to relieve numbness and tingling related todiabetes, to prevent hot flashes, and to relieve pain that can accompany shingles.
Working of the drug:
This drug consists of Gabapentin. This drug belongs to a group of medicines called anti-epileptic or anticonvulsants. It works by affecting the transmission of nerve signals in the brain that makes brain calm and relaxed and thus treats epilepsy.
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Dosage form and strengths:
The drug is available in the form of capsule under the following brand name and strength on our website:
Gabapin ? 300 mg capsule
Gabapin ? 400 mg capsule
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Do not take the drug if you:
Are hypersensitive to this active ingredient Gabapentinor any other ingredient of the medicine
Are pregnant or planning to be pregnant in the near future
Are a breastfeeding mother
Tell your doctor if you:
Have liver disease
Have any kidney disease
Have any heart related problem, including high blood pressure
Are on dialysis
Have a history of depression or mood disorder
How much to take the drug?
The dosage depends upon your age, weight, medical condition and your response to the treatment. Therefore, your doctor will decide the correct dose. Take the dose exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Never take two 200 mg capsules to substitute one 400 mg capsule.
How to take the drug?
The drug is to be taken with the food or without the food as directed by your doctor. The capsule is to be swallowed with a glass of water. Do not spill or open the capsule.
For how long to take it?
You should take the dose until you finish the prescription. Do not stop or change the dose even if you feel better. You should complete the prescribed dose.
In case of an overdose, get emergency medical attention or call the Doctor Immediately.
If you miss a dose of Gabapentin, then take it as soon as you remember.Never take the missed dose if the next dose time is almost up. Taking multiple doses at the same time can lead to an overdose of medication in your body which can be harmful.
Side effects of the drug:
Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, weight loss, back pain, and rash are the common side effects of Gabapentin. If any of these effects continuing for a long time or become untcontrolled then contact your doctor immediately.
Gabapentin may rarely cause serious side effects such as: dizziness, trouble in breathing, chest pain, heartburn, muscle pain, jaw pain, fever, sore throat, abdominal pain , black stool, uexplained weight loss.
Common drug interactions:
You must let your doctor know in advance about your medical history and the list of all medications which you may be using, especially these ones: antacids, cimetidine, tapentadol, sodium bicarbonate, narcotic pain relievers such as morphine and codine. However, this is not a complete information as mentioning all the details here is quite difficult about this drug. There may be other medications that may cause drug interaction. Never start a new medication without asking a doctor.
Things to remember:
Do not use this medication for any other infection without consulting with the doctor
Do not share this medicine with anyone else, even if they are having similar symptoms as you are having
In case you do not feel well after completing the medication prescribed by your doctor, then contact your doctor immediately
Store the medicine at room temperature. Do not freeze it
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