I am getting sharp pains in my forehead, taking new med gabapentin,back fine why does head hurt bad?

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26 Dec 2011

It could be one of the rare side effects of gabapentin, maybe if its too bothersome? Please ask your doc to prescribe some alternate med.

Take care, best wishes!

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Trish Schiesser 21 Jul 2014

I agree with Rajive - headache is one of the side effects of Gabapentin.
If it bothers you all the time - ask your doctor to put you on a different medication.

Good luck.
Trish

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