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Can anyone tell me if the medication neurontin/gabapentin is used for migraines?

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Dr. Randolph Evans
Neurology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Gabapentin can be used for prevention of episodic and chronic migraine prevention with fairly good efficacy.
Side effects incude sleepiness, dizziness, and less often swelling of the feet and weight gain.

In brief: Yes

Gabapentin can be used for prevention of episodic and chronic migraine prevention with fairly good efficacy.
Side effects incude sleepiness, dizziness, and less often swelling of the feet and weight gain.
Dr. Randolph Evans
Dr. Randolph Evans
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Sometimes

There are reports of Gabapentin being used to treat migraine, but it is not approved by the fda for that purpose.

In brief: Sometimes

There are reports of Gabapentin being used to treat migraine, but it is not approved by the fda for that purpose.
Dr. Darren Gitelman
Dr. Darren Gitelman
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes.

In brief: Yes

Yes.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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