To avoid a Neurontin overdose you have to take the drug exactly how it has been prescribed by a doctor. Patients that need smaller dosage can break the a 600 / 800 mg tablet into 2 pieces. Half-tablet can be administered at once, and the remaining one can be taken as the next treatment dose.
You should know that there are medications that, if taken in connection with Neurontin, may make a Neurontin overdose. To avoid a Neurontin/Gabapentin overdose due to drug interactions, you need to discuss with your doctor all current medications that you take.
Neurontin overdose include symptoms that are similar to common side effects of Neurontin. You have to seek medical attention if you have any strange symptoms while taking Neurontin.
Overdose symptoms may include:
* blurred vision
* difficulty with speech
* trouble breathing
* poor coordination
If you missed a dose of Neurontin take the dose as soon as you remember, but don`t take extra medicine to make up the dose that you have missed. If it is almost time for your next dose, take the medicine at your next regularly scheduled time.
If you think you have taked too much medicine seek emergency medical attention.