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- Product Description
- Safety Information
- Side Effects
- Additional Information
Gabapentin (gab-ah-pen-tin) is a pain reliever drug. Veterinarians may prescribe gabapentin for seizures in dogs and cats or to treat chronic pain in dogs, cats, and horses.
- Can be used as a seizure-control agent
- Helps manage chronic pain
Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and course of treatment.
Should not be used in animals allergic to it. Do not use in pregnant or nursing animals. Use with caution in animals with kidney disease. Do not give antacids within 2 hours of giving gabapentin. Consult your veterinarian before giving any narcotic such as hydrocodone or morphine since drug interactions can occur.
Use with caution in pets who have kidney disease. It also is not recommended for use in pregnant or lactating animals.
Food and Drug Interactions
Do not give antacids within 2 hours of giving gabapentin. Consult your veterinarian before giving any narcotic such as hydrocodone or morphine since drug interactions can occur.
There are no specific precautions required when handling this medication unless you are allergic to it. Wash your hands after handling any medication.
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