Neurontin - National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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About this Medication
  • Brand Name: Neurontin (U.S.)
  • Chemical Name: gabapentin (ga-ba-PEN-tin)
  • Usage in MS: Pain (Dyesthesias)
  • Generic Available: Yes


Gabapentin is an anti-epileptic used to control some types of seizures in epilepsy. It is used in multiple sclerosis to control dysesthesias (pain caused by MS lesions) and the pain caused by spasticity.

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