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I used to use gabapentin. Stop because it caused my heartrate to increase.It was the only med i took and within 30 min taking, would go 85 bpm to 135.
I use gabapentin for my anxiety and to help me sleep. What am I supposed to feel while on it? I don't think it's working
If one uses gabapentin for chronic anxiety/ and or depression , how long will they need to use it to treat it fully, can this drug be used longterm ?
Consult prescriber: Gabapentin has limited general utility for anxiety but when it works for an individual it is welcome relief. Medication requires careful monitoring with your prescriber as any response may diminish over time. It is best to combine with therapy and daily living habits for nutrition, sleep, exercise, and overall wellness. Learn anxiety & stress reduction strategies & fill your life with positive. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many uses: Gabapentin can be used for multiple conditions. It's original indication was for seizure disorder, these days it is used for chronic pain syndromes, migraine, restless legs, post herpetic neuralgia( pain after shingles). The cause of restless legs is unclear but it is mostly thought to have a genetic basis and also seems to be associated with a Dopamine brain irregularity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Neurontin flexeril: Yes, the combination is safe as prescribed by your physician. There is an additive effect to the sedation however and you may find yourself feeling sleepy or uncoordinated at times. If this happens or if you feel wobbly on your feet please call your physician and let him know. ...Read more
I ve bad chronic cough and was given gabapentin, i saw long list of side effects on leaflet, is there a way i can avoid its side effects?
I must use it
Gabapentin? cough?: If you have been given Gabapentin for a chronic cough i'd like to know that you had exhausted every other conceivable option. I'd like to know your work up and previous meds tried. In low dose the side effects can be pretty mild but if you haven't been adequately evaluated it is not correct to use early. ...Read more
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