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- Product Description
- Safety Information
- Side Effects
- Additional Information
Gabapentin (gab·a·pen·tin) is prescribed for the management of seizures, pain, and anxiety. Although not FDA-approved for veterinary use, Gabapentin is regularly prescribed for use in dogs.
- Helps prevent seizures
- Treats chronic pain
- Eases anxiety
Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and course of treatment.
Drug Reaction with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms (DRESS), also known as multiorgan hypersensitivity, has occurred with gabapentin. Some of these reactions have been fatal or life-threatening.
Respiratory Depression: May occur with gabapentin when used with concomitant central nervous system (CNS) depressants, including opioids, or in the setting of underlying respiratory impairment. Monitor patients and adjust dosage as appropriate
Food and Drug Interactions
Respiratory depression and sedation, sometimes resulting in death, have been reported following co-administration of gabapentin with opioids
Keep this and all medication out of the reach of children.
Possible Side Effects
The most common side effects of this medication is sleepiness and lack of coordination. Side effects will subside with longer use of this medication.
Contact your veterinarian if you believe your pet is experiencing side effects.
Store at 68° to 77°F