Can I take Gabapentin when I take other medicines and herbal supplements ?

Some medicines may affect how gabapentin works or increase the chance of you having side effects. Antacids are medicines that counteract (neutralise) the acid in your stomach to relieve indigestion and heartburn. They come as a liquid or chewable tablets and can be bought from pharmacies and shops without a prescription. When antacids are used Antacids may help if you have: indigestion heartburn or acid reflux – also known as gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) a stomach ulcer gastritis (inflammation of the stomach lining) They can quickly relieve your symptoms for a few hours. But they do not treat the underlying cause and long-term use is not recommended. Common types of antacids Many different types of antacid are available. Some are sold under a brand name and others are named after their main ingredient. Brands include Gaviscon (alginic acid) and Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate). Ingredients…
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