Dosage & Administration:
Epilepsy: Patients over 12 years of age - the effective dose of GabastarÃ‚Â® is 900 to 1800 mg/day given in three divided doses. The starting dose is 300 mg three times a day.
Paediatric patients age 3-12 years- the starting dose should range from 10-15 mg/kg/day in 3 divided doses, and the effective dose reached by upward titration over a period of approximately three days.
In case of renal impaired patients Gabapentin doses must be reduced.
Gabapentin can be taken orally with or without food.
Gabastar® 300 mg tablet: Each box contains 30 tablets in blister packs.