Active Ingredient: Gabapentin
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Gabapentin oral capsule is used for short-term or long-term treatment. With this condition, short or long seizures occur for 30 minutes or more. If your doctor decides to reduce your dose or have you stop taking gabapentin, they will do this slowly.
Your dose will be reduced or your treatment stopped over the course of at least one week. In order for this drug to work well, a certain amount needs to be in your body at all times.
If you take too much: You could have dangerous levels of the drug in your body. If your symptoms are severe, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room right away. What to do if you miss a dose: If you forget to take your dose, take it as soon as you remember.
If you remember just a few hours before the time for your next dose, then only take one dose. Never try to catch up by taking two capsules at once.
Important information about some of the ingredients of Neurontin Neurontin hard capsules contain lactose a type of sugar.
If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicinal product.
How to take Neurontin Always take Neurontin exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Your doctor will determine what dose is appropriate for you. If you have the impression that the effect of Neurontin is too strong or too weak, talk to your doctor or pharmacist as soon as possible.
Taking them with food can help to reduce upset stomach. Refills A prescription for this medication is refillable. You should not need a new prescription for this medication to be refilled.
Travel When traveling with your medication: Always carry your medication with you, such as in your carry-on bag.
Be sure to carry with you the prescription-labeled box that your medication came in. Be sure to avoid doing this when the weather is very hot or very cold. This is like letting you keep your car, but taking away the keys minority voting rights out of commission.