Magnesium Trisilicate Other Interactions Certain medicines should not be used at or around the time of eating food or eating certain types of food since interactions may occur. Using alcohol or tobacco with certain medicines may also cause interactions to occur. Discuss with your healthcare professional the use of your medicine with food, alcohol, or tobacco. Other Medical Problems The presence of other medical problems may affect the use of this medicine. Make sure you tell your doctor if you have any other medical problems, especially: Depression, history of or Lung or breathing problems eg, Gabapentin for tooth pain depression or Mood or mental changes, history of—Use with caution.
May make these conditions worse. Kidney disease eg, patients receiving dialysis —Use with caution. The effects may be increased because of slower removal of the medicine from the body. Proper Use Take this medicine only as directed by your doctor. Do not take more of it, do not take it more often, and do not take it for a longer time than your doctor ordered.
To do so may increase the chance of side effects. This medicine comes with a Medication Guide. Read and follow the instructions carefully. Ask your doctor if you have any questions. Swallow the Sex Dating in Rock creek gardens DC. Adult parties. whole. Do not crush, break, or chew it.
For patients with epilepsy who take gabapentin three times per day, do not allow more than 12 hours to pass between any 2 doses. The medicine works best if a constant amount is in the blood.
Do not use the half-tablet if the whole tablet has been cut or broken after 28 days. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions. Swallow the capsule whole with plenty of water.
Do not open, crush, or chew it. Measure the oral liquid using a marked measuring spoon, oral syringe, or medicine cup.
The average household teaspoon may not hold the right amount of liquid. If you take an antacid that contains aluminum or magnesium, wait at least 2 hours before taking gabapentin. Only Any hot older guys in racine the brand of this medicine that your doctor prescribed.
Different brands may not work the same way. Dosing The dose of this medicine will be different for different patients. Follow your doctor's orders or the directions on the label. The following information includes only the average doses of this medicine.
If your dose Gabpaentin different, do not change it unless your doctor tells you to Regular guy looking for Watford woman so. The amount of medicine that you take depends on the strength of the medicine. Also, the of doses you take each day, the time allowed between doses, and the length of time you take the medicine depend on the medical problem for which you are using the medicine.
For oral dosage forms capsules, liquid, and tablets : For epilepsy: Adults and Gxbapentin 12 years of age and older—At first, milligrams mg three times per day. Your doctor may adjust your dose as needed and tolerated. However, the dose is usually not more than mg per day mg three times per day.
Children 3 to 11 years of age—Dose is based on body weight and must be determined by your doctor. The starting dose is 10 to 15 milligrams mg per kilogram kg of body weight per day and divided in 3 doses. Children younger than 3 years of age—Use and dose must be determined by your doctor. For postherpetic neuralgia: Adults— At first, milligrams mg as a single dose in the evening.
However, the dose is usually not more than mg per day. Children—Use and dose must be determined by your doctor. Missed Dose If you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double doses. Storage Keep out of the reach of children. Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed. Ask your healthcare professional how you should dispose of any medicine you do not use.
Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct Need a last minute Hamilton. Keep from freezing. Do not freeze. Precautions It is very important that your doctor check your progress at regular visits, especially in the first few months if you have epilepsy.
This will allow your doctor to see if the medicine is working properly and to decide if you should continue to take it.
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This medicine may cause serious allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis and angioedema. These can be life-threatening and require immediate medical attention. Call your doctor right away if you have a rash, itching, trouble breathing, trouble swallowing, or any swelling of your hands, face, or mouth while you are using this medicine. Gabapentin may cause vision changes, clumsiness, unsteadiness, dizziness, drowsiness, sleepiness, or trouble with thinking. Make sure you know how you react to this medicine before you drive, use machines, or do anything else that could be dangerous if you are not alert, well-coordinated, or able to think or see well.
If these side effects are especially bothersome, check with your doctor.
This medicine may cause some people to be agitated, irritable, or display other abnormal behaviors, such as feeling sad or hopeless, getting upset easily, or feeling nervous, restless, or hostile. It may also cause some people to have suicidal thoughts and tendencies or to become more depressed. If you, your child, or your Need a tight body tonight notice any of these side effects, tell your doctor right away.
This medicine will add to the effects of alcohol and other CNS depressants medicines that make you drowsy or less alert. Some examples of CNS depressants are antihistamines or medicine for hay fever, allergies, or colds, sedatives, tranquilizers, or sleeping medicines, prescription pain medicine or narcotics, other medicines for seizures eg, barbituratesmuscle relaxants, or anesthetics, including some dental anesthetics.
Check with your medical doctor or dentist before taking any of the above while you prostitution in billings prices your child are using gabapentin. This medicine may cause respiratory depression, a serious breathing problem that can be life-threatening, when used together with narcotic pain medicines.
Check with your doctor right away if you have pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin, difficult or troubled breathing, or irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing. Do not stop using gabapentin without checking with your doctor.
Make sure any doctor or dentist who treats you knows that you are using this medicine. This medicine may affect the of certain medical tests. Do not take other medicines unless they have been discussed with your doctor. This includes prescription or nonprescription over-the-counter [OTC] medicines and herbal or vitamin supplements. Side Effects Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects.
Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention. Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur: More common continuous, uncontrolled, back-and-forth, or rolling eye movements More common in children Aggressive behavior or other behavior problems anxiety concentration problems and change in school performance crying.