Gabapentin is used for Restless legs syndrome

Gabapentin in the management of restless legs syndrome (RLS) has been evaluated in small controlled trials, demonstrating benefits compared with placebo. Gabapentin enacarbil is FDA-approved for the treatment of RLS . The¬†American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) guidelines regarding RLS management¬†consider gabapentin effective based on low-level evidence and note that patients with pain symptoms appeared… Continue reading Gabapentin is used for Restless legs syndrome

Gabapentin can be used to treat more than 30 diseases

Gabapentin is used with other medications to prevent and control seizures. It is also used to relieve nerve pain following shingles (a painful rash due to herpes zosterinfection) in adults. Gabapentin is known as an anticonvulsant or antiepileptic drug. OTHER USES: This section contains uses of this drug that are not listed in the approved… Continue reading Gabapentin can be used to treat more than 30 diseases