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Gabalept Capsule

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Gabalept Capsule

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

Gabalept Benefits & Uses

Gabalept is used to treat the following -

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

Gabalept Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Gabalept

Gabapentin

Gabalept Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Gabalept 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

Gabalept Related Warnings

Is the use of Gabalept safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Gabalept safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Gabalept. Immediately discontinue Gabalept if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

Moderate

What is the effect of Gabalept on the Kidneys?

Gabalept rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Gabalept on the Liver?

Gabalept does not damage the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Gabalept on the Heart?

Gabalept is not harmful for the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Gabalept with Other Drugs

Gabalept 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

        Gabalept Contraindications

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

        1. Depression
        2. Suicidal Tendency
        3. Kidney Disease

        Frequently asked Questions about Gabalept

        Is this Gabalept habit forming or addictive?

        Gabalept 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 not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Gabalept as you may feel sleepy.

        Dangerous

        Is it safe?

        Yes, but take Gabalept only as per medical advice.

        Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

        Is it able to treat mental disorders?

        Yes, taking Gabalept can treat mental disorders.

        Yes

        Gabalept Interactions with Food and Alcohol

        Interaction between Food and Gabalept

        Taking Gabalept with food is safe.

        Safe

        Interaction between Alcohol and Gabalept

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

        Severe

        Gabalept FAQs

        Question over 1 year ago

        Does Gabalept cause depression?

        Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS , Diabetology

        Yes Gabalept can cause depression. It is known side effect of this drug. It acts on the brain and decreases certain brain activity which results in depression and reduced arousal.

        Question over 1 year ago

        Does Gabalept cause dry mouth?

        Yes, Gabalept may cause dry mouth because it decreases the saliva secretion in your mouth. It is a common side effect of this drug. If you experience excessive dry mouth after taking this drug, keep yourself hydrated with juices, shakes and ample water.

        Question over 1 year ago

        Does Gabalept cause memory loss?

        ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

        Yes, Gabalept 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.

        Question about 2 years ago

        What is Gabalept?

        Dr. Anand Singh MBBS , General Physician

        Gabalept is a brand name for gabapentin it comes in the form of a tablet (solid unit dosage form), capsule and oral solution. It is a prescription drug which belongs to the class of drugs known as anti-convulsants or antiepileptic drug. It is mainly used in the treatment of neuropathic pain (pain that arises due to damage to the nervous system) and partial seizure in adult and children. It is also used to relieve pain from postherpetic neuralgia.

        Question over 1 year ago

        Can Gabalept 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 Gabalept 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. 

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

        References

        1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Neurontin® (gabapentin)
        2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 419-420
        3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 605-606
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