Gabapentin vs Morphine
Did you mean taking both Gabapentin and Morphine?
Gabapentin is an epilepsy medication and a nervous system medication.
Morphine is a pain relief medication (opioid).
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September 12, 2003
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Side Effects and Concerns
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
FDA has not classified the drug.
Before taking Gabapentin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Before taking Morphine during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
There may be a negative interaction between Gabapentin and alcohol.
When taken with alcohol a rapid relaese of the drug might occur and may be potentially deadly.
Method of use
Tablet: 300 mg (9)- 600 mg (69), 100 mg, 300 mg, 400 mg, 600 mg, 800 mg
Capsule: 100 mg, 300 mg, 400 mg
Solution: 250 mg/5 mL, 250 mg/5 mL (5 mL), 300 mg/6 mL (6 mL)
Suspension: 25 mg/mL
Capsule: 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg, 45 mg, 50 mg, 60 mg, 70 mg, 75 mg, 80 mg, 90 mg, 100 mg, 120 mg, 130 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 20 mg/24hr, 50 mg/24hr, 100 mg/24hr
Solution: 250 mg/10 mL, 100 mg/4 mL, 10 mg/5 mL, 20 mg/5 mL, 0.5 mg/mL, 1 mg/mL, 2 mg/mL, 3 mg/mL, 4 mg/mL, 5 mg/mL, 8 mg/mL, 10 mg/mL, 15 mg/mL, 25 mg/mL, 50 mg/mL, 1 mg/mL (PF)
Tablet: 10 mg, 15 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg, 15 mg/12hr, 30 mg/12hr, 60 mg/12hr, 100 mg/12hr, 200 mg/12hr
Syringe: 10 mg/10 mL (1 mg/mL), 1 mg/mL, 2 mg/mL, 4 mg/mL, 5 mg/mL, 8 mg/mL, 10 mg/mL, 15 mg/mL, 25 mg/mL, 50 mg/mL
Cartridge: 2 mg/mL, 4 mg/mL, 8 mg/mL, 10 mg/mL, 15 mg/mL
Suppository: 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg
: 30 mg/30 mL (1 mg/mL)
Concentrate: 100 mg/5 mL
Injector: 10 mg/0.7 mL
No Food Instructions
Avoid alcohol while taking narcotics as it may increase their toxicity.
Interaction between Gabapentin and Morphine: Moderate Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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When I changed from morphine to gabapentin I have noticed ...
"When I changed from morphine to gabapentin I have noticed that I have a double vision thing going on. ...But I think that is because I was afraid to eat while on the morphine. ...I had constipation so bad."
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