Gabitril Drug Interactions

Gabitril Interactions Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when Gabitril is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Alcohol
Alcohol can increase your risk of certain Gabitril side effects, such as drowsiness or dizziness. In general, you should avoid alcohol while taking the drug.
 
Benzodiazepines
Combining benzodiazepines and Gabitril can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness or dizziness. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 
Carbamazepine
Carbamazepine can decrease the level of Gabitril in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. Your healthcare provider may recommend a higher Gabitril dosage if you are taking carbamazepine, and may lower your dosage if you stop taking carbamazepine.
 
Phenobarbital
Phenobarbital can decrease the level of Gabitril in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. Your healthcare provider may recommend a higher Gabitril dosage if you are taking phenobarbital, and may lower your dosage if you stop taking phenobarbital.
 
Phenytoin
Phenytoin can decrease the level of Gabitril in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. Your healthcare provider may recommend a higher Gabitril dosage if you are taking phenytoin, and may lower your dosage if you stop taking phenytoin.
 
Primidone
Primidone can decrease the level of Gabitril in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. Your healthcare provider may recommend a higher Gabitril dosage if you are taking primidone, and may lower your dosage if you stop taking primidone.
 
Valproic Acid and Divalproex Sodium
Valproic acid and divalproex sodium can increase the level of Gabitril in your blood. If you are taking either of these medications, your healthcare provider may recommend a lower Gabitril dose.
 
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