Gabapentin vs Horizant for RLS

Gabapentin
Horizant
Other name: Neurontin Neurontin
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for RLS
3.4
Concern level
1.7
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Nerve Pain
Anxiety*
Withdrawal Symptoms*
Depression*
Fibromyalgia
Neuropathy
Seizures
Numbness
Headaches*
RLS*
Migraines*
Epilepsy
Tingling
Chronic Pain
Back Pain
Bipolar Disorder*
Leg Pain
Shingles
Hot Flashes*
Sciatica
* Off label
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Taken for:
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RLS
Nerve Pain
Seizures*
Neuropathy
Epilepsy*
Post Herpetic Neuralgia
* Off label
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Method of use:
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Method of use:
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Prescribing mode:
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Prescribing mode:
Rx
Gabapentin (brand names Fanatrex, Gabarone, Gralise, Neurontin, Nupentin) is a pharmaceutical drug, specifically a gamma-Aminobutyric acid Analogue (chemistry). It was originally developed for the treatment of epilepsy, and ...
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Gabapentin enacarbil (Horizant, XP-13512) is a prodrug for the anticonvulsant and analgesic drug gabapentin. It was designed for increased oral bioavailability over gabapentin, and human trials showed it to produce extended release of gabapen...
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Top Concerns
Gab
Burning
5
Addiction
4
Dizziness
4
Drowsiness
3
Nausea
3
Diabetes
2
Arthritis
2
Weight Loss
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Euphoria
1
Top Concerns
Hor
Insomnia
10
Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Drowsiness
7
Depression
6
Weight Gain
5
Nausea
4
Dizziness
3
Migraines
3
Addiction
3
Sleep Disorders
3
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3
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3
7
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3
4
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2
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2
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1
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1
3
Euphoria
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Hor
1
0
Insomnia
Hor
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10
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Hor
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10
0
Drowsiness
Hor
Gab
7
3
Depression
Hor
Gab
6
0
Weight Gain
Hor
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5
0
Nausea
Hor
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4
3
Dizziness
Hor
Gab
3
4
Migraines
Hor
Gab
3
0
Addiction
Hor
Gab
3
4
Sleep Disorders
Hor
Gab
3
1
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About Gabapentin
Gabapentin (brand names Fanatrex, Gabarone, Gralise, Neurontin, Nupentin) is a pharmaceutical drug, specifically a gamma-Aminobutyric acid Analogue (chemistry). It was originally developed for the treatment of epilepsy, and ...
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Gabapentin
About Horizant
Gabapentin enacarbil (Horizant, XP-13512) is a prodrug for the anticonvulsant and analgesic drug gabapentin. It was designed for increased oral bioavailability over gabapentin, and human trials showed it to produce extended release of gabapen...
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