Gabacent 100mg Tablet

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Crescent Therapeutics Ltd

Composition for Gabacent 100mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Neuropathic pain, Seizures
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Alcohol
39.1
₹3.91/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Gabacent Tablet

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Uses of Gabacent Tablet

Gabacent 100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of neuropathic pain and seizures.
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Side effects of Gabacent Tablet

Common

Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movement, Fatigue.

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How to use Gabacent Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Gabacent 100mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Gabacent Tablet works

Gabacent 100mg tablet is an antiepileptic medication. It decreases pain and seizures by modulating calcium channel activity of the nerve cells.

In Depth Information on Gabacent Tablet

Expert advice for Gabacent Tablet

  • Gabacent should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Gabacent without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Gabacent, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience any eye sight change while taking Gabacent.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with any heart problems (high blood pressure, heart attack, heart failure, slow or irregular heart rate).
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Notify your doctor if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Gabacent 100mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Gabacent 100mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gabacent 100mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Gabacent 100mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Baby should be monitored for excessive sleepiness and weight gain.
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Driving
Gabacent 100mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Gabacent 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Gabacent 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Gabacen
t 100mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nocidos 500mg Tablet, Sobinate 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 1000mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Gabapentin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Gabacent 100mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Gabapentin

No. Gabacent is a prescription medication and has no role in muscle relaxation or, blood thinning
Gabacent is an analog of GABA (gamma- amino butyric acid), that is effective against fits and pain due to nerve damage or nerve irritation. It is not an opiate or benzodiazepine or NSAID
No. Gabacent at any dose is not a narcotic agent. Follow the advice of your doctor regarding the best dose suited for your condition
Anxiety is one of the side effects of this drug. Always consult your doctor if you experience such side effects
Q. What is gabapin-NT?
Gabapin-NT tablet is a brand name that contains gabapentin (400 mg) plus nortriptyline hydrochloride (10 mg). This combination is used for the treatment of pain due to nerve damage or nerve irritation. Follow the advice of your doctor as to gabapentin or Gabapin-NT is to be used, as appropriate for your condition
Q. Is gabapentin and pregabalin the same?
Gabapentin and pregabalin are structurally similar but they acts though different mechanism. Both can be used for the treatment of fits and pain due to nerve damage or nerve irritation. However, follow the advice of your doctor regarding the choice of the drug appropriate for your condition
Gabacent is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
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