Gabapentin

FDA Approved: * September 12, 2003
Pharm Company: * PUREPAC PHARM
Category: Anticonvulsant

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Gabapentin Overview

Gabapentin (first brand name Neurontin) is a medication used to treat epilepsy (specifically partial seizures), neuropathic pain, hot flashes, and restless legs syndrome.[4][5] It is recommended as one of a number of first line medications for the treatment of neuropathic pain caused by diabetic neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia, and central neuropathic pain.[6] About 15 percent of those given gabapentin for diabetic neuropathy or postherpetic neuralgia have a measurable benefit.[7] Common s...

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white oval pill with G21 on oneside

This pill is big white and oval. Has a slit in the middle on bothe sides, but one side has G21 on it. And the otherside is blank. ## This tablet contains 600mgs of Gabapentin, which is an anticonvulsant that's also been shown to help with certain types of nerve pain and some mood disorders. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, dry mouth and weight changes. You can learn more Gabapentin details here. Are there any comments or questions? Is there anything I can help with? ## Does this medicine G 21 the white oval pill does it compare 2 Motrin or IBU because I was prescribed this medication but I am afraid to take it because I've never taken this type of medicine before I have taken Motrin and ibuprofen

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epleptin tablets

Can epleptin cause me weight gain? I have just started it...... I stopped takin lyrica as that caused too much weight gain! ## Hello, Shabs! How are you? Epleptin contains the active ingredient Gabapentin, it is in the same drug class as the Lyrica, so yes it may also cause weight gain. Learn more Epleptin details here. Other side effects may include nausea, dizziness and mood changes. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Hi I have had 5 total knee replacements and 7 revisions on my right knee since 2002 due to severe Osteoarthritis. I have scoliosis in my lower back. Spondylitis in my neck and chronic arthritic gout. I started taking Tramazac 37.5mg tab 2 tabs 3 x per day and then added Epileptin 300mg 2 tabs in the morning and 2 tabs at night, with Dormonoct sleeping tablet. I a...

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Gabapentin withdrawal crazy itching?

I am trying to wean off of gabapentin, but the worst part is the itching, and the crazy restlessness at night. I’m taking one a day at 300 mg in the evening. By the time evening comes again the itching starts happening. How do I wean off this/300 mg a day, and is there anything I can take for the itching. I did start taking magnesium a couple days ago. I was on it for about 4 to 5 weeks, at 1800 mg a day. No one told me to not go cold turkey, so I did and that was a horrible week. So I went back to taking one a day and I want to get off of these now. ## This medication comes in lower dosages, so you could speak to your doctor about using 100mg capsules, or tablets to help you taper off of it. The FDA warns that other withdrawal effects may include nausea, dizziness, depression, an...

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Blue oblong pill R 636

I found some light blue oblong pills with the letter R and then the numbers 636 on it, in my daughters bedroom, do you know what kind of pill this is? ## This tablet is manufactured by Actavis and distributed by McKesson Packaging Services NDC code: 63739-0391 They list it as containing 600mgs of Gabapentin, which is an anticonvulsant that is also used to treat certain types of nerve pain, and some mood disorders. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, weight changes, and mood changes. Though they may vary depending on production facility, inactive ingredients may include: calcium stearate crospovidone hydroxypropyl cellulose polyethylene glycol titanium dioxide ferric oxide yellow FD&C Blue No. 2 hypromelloses Is there anything els...

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GABA DICL CREAM

Does cream actually go through your bloodstream. I have taken Gabapentin in the past which started out oksy for a while but then I had an issue with it & went off the pill form of the medication. I was told since it doesn't go through your bloodstream that the cream should be fine. Please let me know what you think and also if you lnow its true about it not going into your bloodstream and causing any of the same side effects as the pill form. Thank you. ## Hello, Diane! How are you? A little does, but just trace amounts, not any significant amount that should cause side effects or reactions. Most of the reactions to these topical creams are limited to skin irritation wherever you applied it. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Thank you, that helped me quite a bit! There ...

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White oblong pill G6

One side is blank only with a divider line down the center... The other side of the pill has the capital letter (G) on the left side and divider line down the center and the number (6) on the right side. It is a big white pill..oblong shaped. ## Hi Rosemary, A white oblong shaped pill marked G | 6 on one side and blank on the other is identified as Gabapentin 600mg; used for treating neuropathy, epilepsy and more. NDC: 67877-428 Labeler: Ascend Laboratories, LLC Size (mm): 17 Inactive Ingredients: -Starch, Corn -Poloxamer 407 -Talc -Hydroxypropyl Cellulose (Type H) -Copovidone -Magnesium Stearate I hope this helps!

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what is the difference between gabapentin rx and otc gaba

I want to know the difference between GABAPENTIN a RX and OTC GABA? ## Hello, Pamela! How are you? There are two completely different substances. The FDA classifies Gabapentin as an anticonvulsant that can also help with certain types of nerve pain and some mood disorders. It requires a doctor's prescription and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, dry mouth, mood swings and weight gain. A sudden withdrawal may also create the risk of seizures. The Gaba that you see available over the counter, however, is just a nutritional supplement. The full name for it is actually Gamma-Aminobutyric Acid. It is just an amino acid. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I think I have convinced myself that it helps me to a nice calmness in the evening! My husband takes RX for $$...

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Trintellix and Gabapentin

My wife is prescribed Trintellix for depression. This is anti-depressant #3 in our effort to alleviate both anxiety and depression. She has a propensity for abusing benzos, but that is not an option now. We’re only on day 8, but she doesn’t appear to be making any progress. She has access to gabapentin and is finding that if she takes a large amount of this med (gabapentin), she can get temporary relief, experiencing some energy and mood enhancement. We’re talking about 2000mg to 3000mg at a time (once a day). Questions are: Is Gabapentin adversely masking any headway we might be making with Trintellix? Can Gabapentin, taken in these dosages, cause short-term and/or longterm negative effects for her? Obviously, we will run out of Gabapentin and this won’t be an o...

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gabapentin 300 mg amneal

Are the effects cumulative or do they dissipate after a while, I’m taking two 300mg pills a day. one moRniNG, one night? They were assigne for spinal stenoius and a hurneated disc and a slipped disc.they work some of the time,particularly in the morning and evening.i often skip them during the day when I am more physical and the pain lessens. So should I keep taking them regularly or only when I have pain. ## They work best when taken regularly, so the medication remains in your system at a constant level. They are not cumulative, our bodies eventually process everything out. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, weight changes, and mood changes. Are you on any other medications?

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Where can I find a pharmacy that carries Amneal Gabapentin?

I have been using generic Amneal Gabapentin 300 mg for years. My pharmacy no longer carries it. Are there any pharmacies in North Central Pa or near Corning NY that carry this brand of Gabapentin? I have tried other generic brands, but can't take them due to chronic migraines that they set off. I am a retired physician. ## Duane-read in New York Citycarries gabapentin300mg capsules mfg amneal

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Gabapentin
  • Capsule: 100mg, 300mg, 400mg, 800mg
  • Powder: 100%
  • Solution: 0, 0.0, 250mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 300mg, 400mg, 600mg, 800mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 300mg, 600mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Gabapentin: (688 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-1039 Gabapentin 300 mg Oral Capsule by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-4443 Gabapentin 600 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-4444 Gabapentin 800 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0143-3991 Gabapentin 100 mg Oral Capsule by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-3993 Gabapentin 300 mg Oral Capsule by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-3994 Gabapentin 400 mg Oral Capsule by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9992 Gabapentin 100 mg Oral Capsule by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9993 Gabapentin 300 mg Oral Capsule by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9994 Gabapentin 400 mg Oral Capsule by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0228-2636 Gabapentin 600 mg Oral Tablet by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-2637 Gabapentin 800 mg Oral Tablet by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-2665 Gabapentin 100 mg Oral Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-2666 Gabapentin 300 mg Oral Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-2667 Gabapentin 400 mg Oral Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0378-5424 Gabapentin 600 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-5425 Gabapentin 800 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-5426 Gabapentin 100 mg Oral Capsule by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-5427 Gabapentin 300 mg Oral Capsule by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-5428 Gabapentin 400 mg Oral Capsule by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0440-5562 Gabapentin 600 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Liberty Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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