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side effects of neurontin

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
For most people,: None or transient side effects. These could include clumsiness, changes in bowel habits, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth, nausea, fatigue and even so ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Gabapentin: See the following. Website for a comprehensive list: www.Drugs.Com/gabapentin.Html gabapentin is used to treat some types of seizures and for posthe ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Sedation most common: Sedation is the major side effect. There is a small risk of cognitive issues.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Pretty simple: Neurontin (gabapentin) is not metabolized. It is eliminated by the kidneys. Because the elimination of Neurontin (gabapentin) is entirely renal, pat ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Neurontin (gabapentin) side-effec: Some are Drowsiness, Tiredness, Incoordination, Dizziness, Weight gain, Blurred vision, Upset stomach.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Be patient: The hunger from Neurontin (gabapentin) typically go away as your body adjusts to the medication and do not require medical attention. I might take 3- ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Liu
19 years experience Neurosurgery
Probably not.: Lyrica (pregabalin) tends to be better tolerated than Neurontin. If you have concerns, contact your prescribing physician.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Neurontin (gabapentin): Most likely it is the doses combined, not the timing. Please review with your doctor.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
33 years experience Child Psychiatry
No: If you are taking it it has already not killed you , call your prescriber . You need to work with your prescriber to address your concerns directly a ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
PTSD: Elavil (amitriptyline) is an old tricyclic antidepressant with sedating and drying effects (dry mouth, dry skin, constipation, dry eyes) and cardiovas ... Read More

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