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Were you looking for information about Neurontin? Neuroton is a common misspelling of Neurontin.
 
Neurontin® (gabapentin) is a prescription medication approved to treat partial seizures in adults and children (age three and older) with epilepsy and chronic nerve pain that often occurs after an outbreak of shingles. As with any drug, side effects are possible with Neurontin. Some of the common side effects seen with this drug include drowsiness, dizziness, and coordination problems. Prior to beginning treatment, talk to your healthcare provider about your medical history and any other medicines you are taking, including vitamins and herbal supplements.
 
(For more information, click Neurontin. This eMedTV article offers more detailed information on the drug, including how it works, dosing guidelines, and what to know before starting treatment. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
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