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Posted on Mon, 21 Aug 2017 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Two questions, first what is the metabolism and secondly, what is the maximum dose for severe pain in trigeminal neuralgia
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Answered by Dr. Erion Spaho 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
2400 mg/daily of gabapentin is the maximum dose.

Detailed Answer:
Hello and thanks for using HCM.

I have read your question and understand your concerns.

Maximum dose of gabapentin in trigeminal neuralgia is 2400 mg/daily.

Metabolism refers to chemical processes in the body to break down or build chemical compounds including drugs.

Hope you found the answer helpful.

Take care.
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