Gaba

Manufactured by: D D Pharmaceuticals

Contains / Salt: Gabapentin (300 mg)

Prescription Required

69 people have bought this recently

Gaba

Manufactured by: D D Pharmaceuticals

Contains / Salt: Gabapentin (300 mg)

Prescription Required

69 people have bought this recently

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Gaba Information

Gaba is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet, Capsule. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Neuropathic Pain, Epilepsy. Gaba also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Gaba. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Gaba have been listed ahead. Such side effects of Gaba normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Gaba's effect during pregnancy is Moderate and Moderate while nursing. Further, the section on Gaba related warnings talks about Gaba's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Gaba is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Kidney Disease as it can result in adverse effects. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Gaba contraindications section.

Additionally, Gaba may also adversely react with other medicines. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

In addition to the above precautions for Gaba, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.

  1. Gaba Benefits & Uses
  2. Gaba Dosage & How to Take
  3. Gaba Side Effects
  4. Gaba Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Gaba with Other Drugs
  6. Gaba Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Gaba
  8. Gaba Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Gaba Benefits & Uses

Gaba is used to treat the following -

  1. Neuropathic Pain Primary
  2. Epilepsy Primary
  3. Restless Legs Syndrome
  4. Nerve Weakness
  5. Peripheral Neuropathy

Gaba Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Gaba

Gabapentin

Gaba Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Gaba is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Dizziness Mild
  3. Fatigue Mild
  4. Unsteadiness
  5. Tiredness
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Nausea or vomiting
  8. Tremor
  9. Vertigo Mild
  10. Nystagmus (Involuntary Eye Movement)
  11. Headache Mild
  12. Insomnia Mild
  13. Double Vision
  14. Decreased libido
  15. Dry Mouth Mild
  16. Peripheral Edema
  17. Blurred vision
  18. Constipation Moderate
  19. Confusion
  20. Shortness of Breath Moderate

Gaba Related Warnings

Is the use of Gaba safe for pregnant women?

Gaba can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Gaba, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Gaba safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Gaba. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Gaba on the Kidneys?

Gaba may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Gaba on the Liver?

Using Gaba does not have any harmful effects on the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Gaba on the Heart?

Using Gaba does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Gaba with Other Drugs

Gaba should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Codeine

Dextromethorphan

Paracetamol,Codeine

    Chlorpheniramine,Codeine

      Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

        Gaba Contraindications

        If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Gaba unless your doctor advises you to do so -

        1. Depression
        2. Suicidal Tendency
        3. Kidney Disease

        Frequently asked Questions about Gaba

        Is this Gaba habit forming or addictive?

        Gaba can be addictive. You should not take it without medical advice.

        Yes

        Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

        No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Gaba can make you feel drowsy.

        Dangerous

        Is it safe?

        Yes, Gaba is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

        Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

        Is it able to treat mental disorders?

        Yes, Gaba is useful in treating mental disorders.

        Yes

        Gaba Interactions with Food and Alcohol

        Interaction between Food and Gaba

        You can take Gaba with food.

        Safe

        Interaction between Alcohol and Gaba

        Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Gaba as it can have severe side effects.

        Severe

        Gaba FAQs

        Question about 2 years ago

        How to take Gaba?

        Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

        Gaba can be taken with or without food as directed by the doctor. Precautions must be taken in patients with heart diseases, glaucoma, and improper kidney function.

        Question over 1 year ago

        Can I take Gaba with omeprazole?

        ram saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

        Yes, Gaba can be taken together with omeprazole. No harmful interaction has been reported between them. Omeprazole doesn't affect the absorption of Gaba. It also prevents the stomach related problem that causes by this drug. Hence you can take this combination without any problem.

        Question almost 2 years ago

        Can Gaba cause suicidal and self-inflicting thoughts?

        Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

        Patients who are suffering from neuropathic pain along with major depressive disorder may experience the change in behavior, suicidal and self-inflicting thought whether they are taking Gaba or not and this risk may remain till significant remission of depression. If you are experiencing mood fluctuations, life-threatening, distorted thoughts after taking this drug, consult your doctor immediately without any further delay. 

        Question over 1 year ago

        Does Gaba cause weight gain?

        Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

        Yes, long-term use of Gaba can cause weight gain. It is a known side effect of this drug. It is presumed that it causes weight gain by increasing the appetite as well as sedentary lifestyle also contributes to weight gain. However, the exact cause of weight gain after taking Gaba is unknown.

        Question over 1 year ago

        Does Gaba cause memory loss?

        ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

        Yes, Gaba can cause memory loss. All drugs that suppress signaling in the central nervous system (CNS) may cause memory loss. If you experience memory loss after taking this medicine, please consult your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.

        This medicine data has been created by -
        Vikas Chauhan
        B.Pharma, Pharmacy
        3 Years of Experience

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