Can GABIMAX be stopped abruptly?
No. Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly, as this may lead to a breakthrough seizure. Continue to take this medicine, as long as your doctor tells you to do so, to obtain better results.
Can GABIMAX raise blood sugar?
Currently, there are no enough evidence regarding the action of gabapentin on blood sugar levels. However, if you experience increased sugar levels, contact your doctor immediately.
Can GABIMAX be taken on empty stomach?
Yes. This medicine can be taken with or without food.
Can GABIMAX raise blood pressure?
Yes. This medicine may cause high blood pressure in some individuals. If this symptom bothers you, contact your doctor.
I think I have gained weight since I started taking Gabimax Tablet. Can this be because of Gabimax Tablet?
Yes, Gabimax Tablet may cause weight gain because it increases your hunger. Regular physical exercise and a balanced diet with low calorie food may help you maintain a stable weight. Consult a dietitian if you have any further concerns to keep your weight stable.
For how long do I need to take Gabimax Tablet?
Your doctor will decide the duration of the treatment based on your condition and your response to the treatment. For instance, if you have been prescribed Gabimax Tablet for epilepsy, you may have to take it for a long time, maybe years even if your seizures are controlled. Whereas, if you are taking it for nerve pain and it has relieved your pain, you may have to take it for several months only.