Brand Names : Neurontin, Novo-Gabapentin, GBP
Gabapentin (GA-ba-pen-tin) is used to help control some types of seizures in
the treatment of epilepsy. This medicine cannot cure epilepsy and will only
work to control seizures for as long as you continue to take it.
This medicine is also used to manage a condition called postherpetic neuralgia
(pain after “shingles”).
Gabapentin is available only with your doctor's prescription, in the following
- Capsules (U.S. and Canada)
- Oral Solution (U.S.)
- Tablets (U.S. and Canada)
Some commonly used brand names are:
In the U.S. -
In Canada -
Another commonly used name is GBP .