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Gabapentin with Mecobalamin

Gabapentin with Mecobalamin

Gabapentin is an anticonvulsant medication that affects the nerves and chemicals in the body responsible for causing seizures and various types of pain. Mecobalamin is a form of vitamin B12 that plays a crucial role in the formation of myelin, a protective covering for nerves, and is essential for nerve function.


This combination of Gabapentin and Mecobalamin is commonly prescribed for the treatment of neuropathic pain, including diabetic neuropathy, post-herpetic neuralgia, and peripheral neuropathy. It is also used to manage certain types of seizures and support nerve health.


Dosage may vary based on individual patient needs and the specific condition being treated. It is important to follow the prescribed dosage and instructions provided by the healthcare professional.


This medication is contraindicated in individuals with a known hypersensitivity to Gabapentin, Mecobalamin, or any other components of the formulation. Patients with a history of kidney problems should exercise caution, and dosage adjustments may be necessary.

Special Precautions

-Patients with renal impairment should be monitored closely, and dosage adjustments may be required .-Caution is advised in elderly patients, as they may be more susceptible to side effects. -The medication may cause dizziness or drowsiness; patients are advised to avoid activities requiring mental alertness until they are aware of how the medication affects them.

Side Effects

Common side effects may include dizziness, drowsiness, fatigue, and gastrointestinal discomfort. Serious side effects such as allergic reactions, swelling, or difficulty breathing should be reported to a healthcare professional promptly.

Drug Interactions

Certain medications, including antacids containing aluminum and magnesium, may interfere with the absorption of Gabapentin. Inform your healthcare provider about all prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements being taken to avoid potential interactions.

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