About Gabapentin (Prescription Drug)

Gabapentin is an anticonvulsant medication used as an adjunct treatment for partial seizures and for the management of postherpetic neuralgia and neuropathic pain.

Learn more about Gabapentin in our Gabapentin Community Report.

zigzag's Gabapentin History (Stopped)
As needed May 11 - Jun 10, 2009
Stopped Side effects too severe Jun 10, 2009

zigzag's Gabapentin is for…

  • Numbness and tingling with pins and needles
  • Burning sensation
  • Pain in legs

zigzag's side effects of Gabapentin…

  • Weight gain Jun 10, 2009


Jun 10, 2009

As needed
  • Effectiveness
    None (for numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for burning sensation)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain in legs)
  • Side effects
    Severe (weight gain)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips
Stopping, doesn't help, causing weight gain
< $25 monthly