GABAPIN 600MG TABLET SR

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for GABAPIN 600MG TABLET SR

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Primarily used for

Neuropathic Pain, epilepsy
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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₹25.7/tablet sr
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
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Substitutes for GABAPIN

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of GABAPIN TABLET SR

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Uses of GABAPIN TABLET SR

Gabapin 600mg tablet sr is used in the treatment of neuropathic pain and epilepsy.
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Side effects of GABAPIN TABLET SR

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Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movement, Fatigue.

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How to use GABAPIN TABLET SR

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 Gabapin 600mg tablet sr at a fixed time.

How GABAPIN TABLET SR works

Gabapin 600mg tablet sr decreases pain and seizures by modulating calcium channel activity of the nerve cells.

In Depth Information on GABAPIN TABLET SR

Expert advice for GABAPIN TABLET SR

  • Notify your doctor if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience any eye sight change while taking Gabapentin.
  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for GABAPIN 600MG TABLET SR
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Gabapin 600mg tablet sr may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gabapin 600mg tablet sr 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
NODOSIS 500MG TABLET, SODAPILL 500MG TABLET, MAGFLUX SYRUP, NODOSIS 1000MG/15ML SUSPENSION

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for GABAPIN 600MG TABLET SR

Frequently asked questions for Gabapentin

Q. Is gabapentin used as a muscle relaxant or, blood thinner?
No. Gabapentin is a prescription medication and has no role in muscle relaxation or, blood thinning
Q. Is gabapentin an opiate, benzo or NSAID?
Gabapentin 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
Q. Is gabapentin (dose 600 mg) a narcotic?
No. Gabapentin at any dose is not a narcotic agent. Follow the advice of your doctor regarding the best dose suited for your condition
Q. Is gabapentin used for anxiety?
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
Q. Is gabapentin safe?
Gabapentin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
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