FAQ'S - Gabapentin

Is it safe to take this medication for long periods of time?

This medication is safe to use for long-term periods (several months or years). If you adhere to a gabapentin dosage regimen for a long time and discontinue treatment, the dose should not be stopped abruptly. It should be decreased slowly to reduce the chance of developing withdrawal symptoms.

Can this medication affect my fertility?

No. There is no evidence to infer that this medication can affect fertility in men or women.

How long should treatment last?

The duration of treatment can vary according to the condition being treated, as well as your individual response to the medication.

Can I take this medication "as needed" to treat nerve pain?

No. This medication should be taken on a daily basis for best results.

When will I start feeling better if I use gabapentin 300mg capsules for pain?

The onset of pain relief can vary from one patient to another. Some people notice a beneficial effect after 1 - 2 weeks whereas others see improvements in even less time.

Gabapentin 300mg

Gabapentin 300mg (Neurontin)

Gabapentin is a Gabapentinoid anticonvulsant medication used to treat partial seizures, neuropathic pain and restless leg syndrome.