WHAT IS GABAPIN 800MG?
GABAPIN 800MG contains Gabapentin
WHAT GABAPIN 800MG IS USED FOR?
It is used to treat,
Pain due to damaged nerves (neuropathic pain)
Partial seizures in adults and children 3 years of age and older
SIDE EFFECTS OF GABAPIN 800MG:
Severe allergic reactions (such as swelling of lips and face, skin rash and redness, and/or hair loss)
Symptoms of acute pancreatitis (persistent stomach pain, feeling sick and being sick)
Yellowing of the skin or whites of eyes
Unusual bleeding or bruising
Feeling dizzy or drowsy
Lack of coordination
Feeling tired, fever
Infections (such as pneumonia, respiratory infections, urinary tract infection, ear infections)
Loss of appetite or increased appetite
Anger, confusion, depression, anxiety, difficulty in thinking
Convulsions, difficulty in speaking, memory loss
Difficulty in sleeping, headache
Skin sensitivity, numbness
Blurred or double vision
Vertigo (spinning sensation)
High blood pressure
Difficulty in breathing, bronchitis, sore throat, cough, dry nose
Vomiting or nausea
Diarrhea, stomach pain, indigestion, flatulence, constipation
Dry mouth or throat
Joint pain, muscle pain, back pain,
Impotence (difficulties with erection)
Increase in weight
Loss of consciousness
Store at room temperature (15-25°C)
Keep out of the reach of children
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date
Gabapin 800mg Tablet belongs to the anti-epileptic group of medicines. You may take it with or without food, but it is important to take this medicine at the same time each day to get the most benefit. The exact dose and duration of treatment will depend on your condition and how you respond to it. Your doctor will probably start this medicine at a low dose and increase it gradually. It may take a few weeks for the medicine to work properly. Follow your doctor’s instructions and continue taking it regularly until your doctor advises you to stop. Do not miss any dose, otherwise, your condition may worsen.
Most people taking Gabapin 800mg Tablet do not experience any side effects. The most common ones are feeling sleepy, dizzy, or tired (fatigue). These are usually mild and go away by themselves as your body gets used to the medicine. Most side effects are not serious and do not need medical attention. Talk to your doctor if any of the side effects persist or worry you.
You should avoid drinking alcohol along with this medicine as it may lead to excessive sleepiness and dizziness. Let your doctor know right away if you develop any unusual mood changes like anxiety, agitation, depression, or thoughts about harming yourself.
Before taking Gabapin 800mg Tablet, you should tell your doctor if you have any kidney-related problems or if you are more than 65 years old. Your doctor may prescribe a different dose in such people. Women who are pregnant, breastfeeding, or planning to become pregnant should also consult their doctor before using this medicine.
USES OF GABAPIN TABLET
- Treatment of Neuropathic pain
- Treatment of Epilepsy/Seizures
BENEFITS OF GABAPIN TABLET
In Treatment of Neuropathic pain
In Treatment of Epilepsy/Seizures
SIDE EFFECTS OF GABAPIN TABLET
Common side effects of Gabapin
- Impaired coordination
- Nystagmus (involuntary eye movement)
- Peripheral edema
- Viral infection
HOW TO USE GABAPIN TABLET
HOW GABAPIN TABLET WORKS
Baby should be monitored for excessive sleepiness and weight gain.