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I went for routine blood work and it came back that all my liver test numbers were over 900 and in March it was 18 could gabapentin cause this?
This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more
For seven weeksprickly feeling all over all blood test ok liver iron blood count what could it be on gabapentin?
Effexor 225mg hs, Neurontin 200mg bid, lisinopril 5mg ac, Prilosec 20mg ac, hydroxyzine 50mg hs, ativan .5 mg prn, too many rx's daily- liver damage?
Probably Not: Especially for someone who is young. Neurontin doesn't even get metabolized by the liver. That being said, it makes sense to monitor you liver w/regular lab-work & to ask yourself if exercise, nutrition, & meditation can help your symptoms & reduce your pill burden. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Side effects: Gabapentin may cause some unwanted effects. More common: drowsiness, dizziness, weight gain, clumsiness or unsteadiness, uncontrolled eye movements less common: chest pain, chills, cough, depression, irritability, or other mood or mental changes, fever, loss of memory ., ... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If tested for: Neurontin (gabapentin) is a non-controlled/non-scheduled/non-addictive medication that is not metabolized by the liver at all and excreted unchanged by the kidneys/renal system. If there is a reason to measure the level, Gabapentin can be measured in the urine. Because it is not controlled there would be no basis for it to be part of a standard urine drug screen. ...Read more
I've been taking gabapentin and Effexor since june and i'm itching really bad tonight. I'm i becoming allergic to my meds?
I am a male, 225lb person. If i take .5mg of larazepam and 300mg of gabapentin, could that make me stop breathing while asleep? No other health issues
I have chronic knee pain and I want my life back and the only medicine I have taken that helps is tramadol and gabapentin is this realistic or am I So?
Alternative options: Stating it is chronic I assume you've had this evaluated. Do you have a diagnosis? If not formally evaluated, this should be done. You're fairly young for arthritis unless you've had injuries of the knee. For starters you can try OTC Glucosamine and/or Cod Liver Oil capsules (3 per day) and/or Aspercreme. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My doctor prescribed 1200 mg of gabapentin for fibromyalgia about a year ago. In the past couple months, my pain has increased. The doc has told me if the gabapentin stops working, she'll switch me to lyrica. I worry about switching to lyrica due to the c
Gabapentin vs Lyrica: In 2007, pregabalin was received FDA approval for the management of fibromyalgia. Lyrica is not metabolized in the liver and is excreted through the kidney essentially unchanged and have no significant drug interactions. Following your doctor's advice about treatment is probably the best thing you can do. ...Read more
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