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Memory loss taking gabapentin side effects of medicine

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Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

Is one of the side effects of gabapentin similar to mild dementia or short term memory loss? I take 900 mg before I go to bed. It was prescribed (and works for menopausal hot flashes,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Diptanshu Das MD

regarding seizures from the day he has started this medicine. If these are the side effects of this medicine, now can we stop it?? If we can stop, should we tapper the medicine before... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

Yes, thanks. I was taking Gabapentin for nerve pain due to Spinial Stenio's , herniated disc etc. I ... of "sleepwalking" and doing things I do not recall. I was taking pain medicine, morphine and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Salah Saad Shoman ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Ajay Panwar MD

, weight 75kg(lost 8 kg). Got epilepsy as a side effect from malaria tablets Larium - year 2005. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajay Panwar ( Neurologist)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

Hiii..doctor.. iam 25 aged over masterbation leads many problems in my health.. pain in knees , memory loss , hair loss, etcc etc.. have any medicine to recover from side effects..?? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Vasanth MD

I am 81 yrs and have been taking Gabapentin 100mg in the am and 300mg in the pm for 8 months. I am experiencing memory loss and at times forget what I am saying, or what I was going to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasanth ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. HASAN MUTLU MD

that was not there 3 years ago. I m not sure I want to take this gabapentin as I researched and found out a side effect is memory loss, What do you think? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. HASAN MUTLU ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Matthias Nerbomann MD

frequency so that s why I started this medicine under doctor supervision,,but I got side effect as a memory loss,light sensitivity like that,,so can I stop this medicine now?. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matthias Nerbomann ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Wasim Murtaza MD

Thank you. I am interested in knowing the side effects of gabapentin. I take 300 mg 3 times daily for nerve pain from sciatica as well as a pinched nerve in my back. I am having some confusion and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Wasim Murtaza ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Prashant Gohil MD

back pain and stress had increased. I have had extreme memory loss and many other symptoms. If i had been aware of the side effects I would not have taken this medicine. What should I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prashant Gohil ( Psychiatrist)

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Embetta is Metoprolol. A Beta-Blocker Med that helps in controlling the heart rate and decreasing stress on the heart and oxygen consumption by it. Its side effects include Bradycardia, hypotension, arterial...

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

Masturbation does not cause any of the above, so no medication is needed.