Medicine : Gabapin Nt Tab

Name:Gabapin Nt Tab
Manufacturer:Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic Use:Gabapentin , Nortriptyline
Composition:Gabapentin(400 Mg) , Nortriptyline(10 Mg)

Generic ( Gabapentin )

Typical use Of Gabapentin :Gabapentin Is Used As Adjuvant Therapy To Treat Various Forms Of Fits (epilepsy) And Peripheral Neuropathic Pain (long-lasting Pain In Legs And/or Arms Caused By Damage To The Nerves Due To Diabetes), Disease Of Trigeminal Nerve (trigeminal Neuralgia)
Mechanism of action of Gabapentin :Gabapentin Is Thought To Reduce The Release Of A Neurotransmitter Called Glutamate, Which Acts As A Natural 'nerve-exciting' Agent. It Treats Fits By Decreasing Abnormal Excitement In The Brain. It Acts On Nerve Cells To Relieve Pain By Preventing The Pain Sensation. Glutamate Is Also Involved In Transmitting Pain Signals In The Brain And Nervous System. As Gabapentin Reduces The Release Of This Neurotransmitter, It Is Also Used To Treat Nerve Pain.
Drug Interaction of Gabapentin :Gabapentin May Interact With Antacids Containing Aluminum And Magnesium. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required
Side effects of Gabapentin :Viral Infection, Lung Infection (pneumonia), Respiratory Infection, Urinary Tract Infection, Infection Of Ear (otitis Media), Decreased White Blood Count, Severe Skin Reaction (rash, Redness And Swelling), Stomach Pain, Increased Or Loss Of Appetite, Flatulence (accumulation Of Gas In Stomach And Intestines), Dyspepsia (indigestion), Constipation, Swelling Of Lip And Tongue, Dizziness, Headache, Drowsiness, Fatigue, Loss Of Co-ordination, Anxiety, Confusion, Dry Mouth, Depression, Weight Gain, Fits, Sensation Abnormality, Difficulty In Breathing, Increased Blood Pressure, Fever, Fatigue, Somnolence (drowsy State), Tremor (shaking), Asthenia (lack Of Strength), Nausea And Vomiting.


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Generic ( Nortriptyline )

Typical use Of Nortriptyline :Depression.Nocturnal Enuresis.
Mechanism of action of Nortriptyline :It Is Believed That Nortriptyline Either Inhibits The Reuptake Of The Neurotransmitter Serotonin At The Neuronal Membrane Or Acts At Beta-adrenergic Receptors. Tricyclic Antidepressants Do Not Inhibit Monoamine Oxidase Nor Do They Affect Dopamine Reuptake.
Drug Interaction of Nortriptyline :Nortriptyline (HCl) Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alcohol,cimetidine (HCl), Clonidine (HCl), Diltiazem (HCl), Fluconazole, Fluoxetine (HCl), Nabilone, Phenobarbitone, Phenytoin (Na), Rauwolfia Reserpine,riboflavin (Vitamin B2).
Side effects of Nortriptyline :Tachycardia, Slows Conduction And Prolongation Of PR Interval, Lowers Seizure Threshold, Peripheral Neuropathy.


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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Nortriptyline

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