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Adgaba Gel

Manufacturer: Bion Therapeutics India Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Gabapentin, Lidocaine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Adgaba gel is composed of Gabapentin and Lidocaine. It is used to treat pain which occurs due to post diabetic neuropathic and herpetic neuralgia. Do not use this gel if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.

It is advised to store this gel at room temperature and away from children. Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding must take medical help before using this gel.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Neurologist before using this medicine.

This drug is used to treat:

Side effects of this medication which can be seen in a patient are:

  • Rash

  • Skin Irritation

  • Skin Redness

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 15 to 21 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The effect of this medicine can be observed in 2 to 3 hours.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this gel.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    In case of breastfeeding, you must consult the doctor.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Adgaba Gel , and hence can be used as its substitute.

This gel belongs to GABA analog. It works by binding to the calcium channels and increases the concentration of GABA and reduces the release of monoamine neurotransmitters, thus reduces the excitability of brain cells and helps to treat convulsions.

Ques: How long do I need to use Adgaba Gel before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: In most of the cases, the average time taken by this medication to reach its peak effect is around 1 day to 1 week. Please consult your doctor, for the time period you need to use this medication.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Adgaba Gel?

Ans: This medication is generally used once or twice a day. It is advised to consult your doctor before the usage, as the frequency also depends on the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use Adgaba Gel empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is advised to be consumed orally. The salts involved in this medication react properly if it is taken after having food. If you take it on an empty stomach, it might upset the stomach. Please consult the doctor before using it.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Adgaba Gel?

Ans: It should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
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About Adgaba Gel
What are the uses of Adgaba Gel
What are the contraindications of Adgaba Gel ?
What are the side effects of Adgaba Gel ?
Key highlights of Adgaba Gel
What are the substitutes for Adgaba Gel ?
How does this medication work?
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