What is DOM-Gabapentin?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Gabapentin

Dom-Gabapentin is an international brand of gabapentin, an anticonvulsant medication used as an adjunct treatment for partial seizures and for the management of postherpetic neuralgia. It may also be used for the treatment of social phobia and chronic pain.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 3 2
Fibromyalgia 2 1
Anxious mood 1 0
Generalized anxiety disorder 1 1
Nerve pain (neuralgia) 1 3
Numbness and tingling 1 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
3
Moderate
6
Mild
1
None
3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with DOM-Gabapentin

Side effect Patients
Brain fog 1
Chronic constipation 1
Depressed mood 1
Drowsy in a.m. 1
Facial swelling 1
Feeling of lump in throat 1

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Dosages

Based on patients currently taking DOM-Gabapentin

Dosage Patients
1 capsule(s) three times daily 1
400 mg daily 1
300 mg four times daily 1
3,600 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking DOM-Gabapentin

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 2
Side effects too severe 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking DOM-Gabapentin

Duration

Currently taking DOM-Gabapentin

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 2
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking DOM-Gabapentin

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 9
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 3
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 11
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 2
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 5
Not specified 6

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking DOM-Gabapentin after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Pregabalin (Lyrica) 1

Patients stopped taking DOM-Gabapentin and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Lamotrigine (Lamictal) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for DOM-Gabapentin.