Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Horizant


Gabapentin enacarbil is used to treat adults with moderate-to-severe primary Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS). RLS is a neurologic disorder that makes the legs feel uncomfortable. This results in an irresistible feeling of wanting to move your legs to make them comfortable.

Gabapentin enacarbil is also used in adults to manage a condition called postherpetic neuralgia, which is pain that occurs after shingles.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet, Extended Release