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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Gaya
28 years experience in Neurology
Seizures: Neurontin (gabapentin) appears to be a good option. However if it is to substitute Depakote it might not be strong enough to work alone. Other options ... Read More
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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Unlikely temporary: You are likely experiencing anti-cholinergic side effects from the medication, which is a bit uncommon with gabapentin, but unlikely to improve readil ... Read More
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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Judah Lindenberg
20 years experience in Neurology
You're an individual: Any medication which treats seizures can potentially affect memory. But when it comes down to it, everyone is an individual, so you might get a side-e ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience in Neurology
Need much more info: Your question is complex. It's possible that PNES is an additional diagnosis though NEURONTIN does not have a reputation for being a very robust drug ... Read More
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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Neurontin (gabapentin) likely : Won't cause above blood picture. Leukemia and the chemotherapy would likely contribute to the low cell counts more than the meds you mentioned. http:/ ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Far better meds: Your anxiety can be handled much more effectively with xanax (alprazolam) than gabapentin, and would suggest conferring with your doctor re possible a ... Read More
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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Neurontin/Depakote: From my experience, more so with Depakote & more so in females.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Bobrin
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Many: There are too many side effects to list. The most common will be sedation and/or cognitive slowing, off balance, weight gain. There can also be trem ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
Depokote OK but: Depokote can be Ok but there may be a medical reason why your physician does not want to use. There could be toxicity reasons or your evaluation medi ... Read More
A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Tapia
12 years experience in Psychiatry
Edema possibly: I know that Gabapentin can lead to changes in fluid distribution in addition to peripheral edema and this may be one possible way that Gabapentin lead ... Read More

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