Gabapentin is used to treat and prevent seizures and discomfort. When it comes to anti-seizure properties, veterinary neurologists have conflicting opinions.
Who is Gabapentin Tablet for?
Dogs, cats and horses.
Why use Gabapentin Tablet?
Gabapentin is used to treat seizures and chronic pain in foals, dogs, cats, and horses. Control of seizures is likely in foals suffering from hypoxic-ischemic seizures.
How does Gabapentin Tablet work?
This drug targets the neurons and chemicals that cause seizures and some types of pain. It's an anticonvulsant and anti-epileptic medication.
Sun Pharmaceuticals, Aurobindo Pharma Limited, Ascend, Glenmark or other generic brand
How is Gabapentin Tablet sold?
Sold by the tablet in 100 mg, 300 mg, or 600 mg strengths
What are the side effects of Gabapentin Tablet?
Sedation is the most frequently-reported adverse reactions associated with this product. Monitor the animal closely for symptoms, including drowsiness or incoordination.
What special precautions are there?
If the animal has renal illness, use caution while administering this medicine. Gabapentin is virtually completely eliminated from the body through the kidneys and urinary tract.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Gabapentin Tablet?
Keep at room temperature between 68-77° F
This drug should not be discontinued suddenly. If this occurs, life-threatening, serious seizures can occur.
Use as prescribed by your veterinarian.