What is Gabapentin?

Gabapentin is a pharmaceutical drug, specifically a GABA analog. Gabapentin is an anti-epileptic medication, 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.

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My daughter aged 16 has been on Gabapentin 300mg tds since august 2013 when she broke her pelvis in several places. She has been walking for the...

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gabapentin does increase weight no doubt , but why are u giving her for pelvis fracture , it may help decrease neural pain but nothing more with...

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Is this drug gabapentin a blood thinner or does it react with aspirin?

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Gabapentin is not a blood thinner and you can safely take it with aspirin.
Gabapentin is used primarily to treat neuropathic pain. Gabapentin...

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My husband has been taking the pill Gabapentin for about a month for back pain it seems to zap him and he has been falling asleep at different...

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Brief Answer:
Gabapentin is sedative effects.

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for your query.

Gabapentin is an antiepileptic drug. It effects...

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