Gabitril Side Effects

Serious Gabitril Side Effects

Some side effects of Gabitril, while occurring infrequently, are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
 
  • Depression or other emotional changes
  • Worsening of seizures or seizures in people without epilepsy
  • Agitation or hostility
  • Confusion or memory problems
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, including unexplained rash, hives, itching, and unexplained swelling
  • Suicidal thinking or behavior (see Seizure Medications and Suicide)
     

Rare Gabitril Side Effects

Rare side effects of Gabitril occur in less than 1 percent of people taking the drug. Because these side effects are so uncommon, it can be difficult to tell whether they are actually caused by Gabitril or by factors unrelated to the medication.
 
Some of these rare Gabitril side effects include but are not limited to:
 

Final Thoughts on Gabitril Side Effects

You may experience some or none of the Gabitril side effects listed in this article. Unfortunately, there is no way for your healthcare provider to know beforehand if you will have side effects from a medicine that you have never tried. Therefore, make sure to let your healthcare provider know if you develop any side effects while taking the drug. Also, let your healthcare provider know if you develop something that "just does not seem right." While it may not be a side effect of Gabitril, your healthcare provider will be able to diagnose and treat the problem.
 
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