Monday, December 01, 2008 Peggy, Community Member, asks

Q: is neurontin a narcotic

i have been prescribed neurontin for my carpel tunnel sydrome  i was wondering if it is a narcotic before i get it filled

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Cort, Health Guide
12/ 2/08 12:49am

No neurontin is not a narcotic and is not addictive. For more on neurontin see below. 

 

http://www.healthcentral.com/druglibrary/408/neurontin.html

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f.m.i, Community Member
12/19/09 4:34am

If it is not a narcotic, why does it have a simular effects like alkoliods?    

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student, Community Member
2/17/10 11:02pm

Is this drug considered a Schedule I, II, III, etc.. or controlled drug? Help...

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debbieb40, Community Member
12/ 2/08 5:02pm

no it's a pain reliver. to help with nerve pain.

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