Geriatric Use and Pediatric Use of Gabapentin for Neuropathic Pain

The total number of patients treated with Neurontin in controlled clinical trials in patients with postherpetic neuralgia was 336, of which 102 (30%) were 65 to 74 years of age, and 168 (50%) were 75 years of age and older. Totally 80% Gabapentin patients are seniors. There was a larger treatment effect in patients 75… Continue reading Geriatric Use and Pediatric Use of Gabapentin for Neuropathic Pain

Why You should Stop Taking Gabapentin ?

People need a prescription to take gabapentin, which is available as a generic drug and under brand names that include Neurontin and Gralise. It comes in the following forms: capsule tablet solution suspension Doctors may prescribe gabapentin as an anticonvulsant to prevent partial seizures in a person with epilepsy. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have approved gabapentin for… Continue reading Why You should Stop Taking Gabapentin ?