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Gabapentin (brand name Neurontin) is a medication originally developed for the treatment of epilepsy. Presently, gabapentin is widely used to relieve pain, especially neuropathic pain.
Study suggests new potential strategy to fight against pancreatic cancer

Study suggests new potential strategy to fight against pancreatic cancer

Frog brain discovery may pave the way for repairing birth defects in humans

Frog brain discovery may pave the way for repairing birth defects in humans

How effective is Gabapentin in alcohol use disorder?

How effective is Gabapentin in alcohol use disorder?

Increase in out-of-pocket costs associated with lower adherence to neurologic medications

Increase in out-of-pocket costs associated with lower adherence to neurologic medications

Coping with adult nightmares

Coping with adult nightmares

Family doctors in rural America tackle crisis of addiction and pain

Family doctors in rural America tackle crisis of addiction and pain

Gabapentin – a drug for nerve pain could help patients with spinal injury finds study

Gabapentin – a drug for nerve pain could help patients with spinal injury finds study

Common drug for nerve pain could help restore upper limb function after spinal cord injury

Common drug for nerve pain could help restore upper limb function after spinal cord injury

Timely identification of prenatal exposure to opioids, gabapentin could mean more appropriate care

Timely identification of prenatal exposure to opioids, gabapentin could mean more appropriate care

Study identifies several drugs with potential to prevent suicide attempts

Study identifies several drugs with potential to prevent suicide attempts

Gabapentinoid medications increasingly prescribed off-label for adults with cancer

Gabapentinoid medications increasingly prescribed off-label for adults with cancer

Colorectal surgery patients in ERAS program report less pain, use fewer opioids

Colorectal surgery patients in ERAS program report less pain, use fewer opioids

Large-scale enhanced recovery program after bariatric surgery improves patient outcomes

Large-scale enhanced recovery program after bariatric surgery improves patient outcomes

Case study: Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome in a patient with ALS

Case study: Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome in a patient with ALS

New pain management program sends 92% cancer surgery patients home with no opioids

New pain management program sends 92% cancer surgery patients home with no opioids

Study shows no difference between relief offered by topical pain creams and placebos

Study shows no difference between relief offered by topical pain creams and placebos

Compounded pain relief creams not effective finds study

Compounded pain relief creams not effective finds study

IUPUI researcher receives $2.85 million grant to find ways to improve bone strength

IUPUI researcher receives $2.85 million grant to find ways to improve bone strength

Sexual function in women with vulva pain improved with oral nerve pain medication

Sexual function in women with vulva pain improved with oral nerve pain medication

UC San Diego Health offers new DRG stimulation device for phantom limb pain

UC San Diego Health offers new DRG stimulation device for phantom limb pain