18 Mar 2012
What are you taking it for?
The maximum adult dose for pain relief is 1800 mg daily - usually divided into 3 doses (600mg three times a day).
Clinical studies have shown that giving more than this is of no benefit.
For more information see:
- Neurontin Information for Consumers
- Neurontin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Neurontin (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I often have to take more than the recommended daily maximum of a drug because I have Celiac disease and don't absorb everything correctly. For ...
1 answer • 15 Jan 2012
I was prescribed Neurontin 3 weeks ago; 300mg x 3. The first day one pill knocked me on my butt, and
... it took me a week to build up to 3. After 9 days I couldn't function at all, and went down to 2. I spent 3 days at 600mgs, and the past 2 ...
3 answers • 20 Apr 2012
I just went from taking 300mg of Neurontin 2x a day to 300mg 1x a day. It will be day 6 today. I am having a very difficult time with the withdrawl ...
11 answers • 14 Oct 2012
I'm currently on a relatively high dose (perhaps one of our nurses could let me know if my dose is actually high?) of Gabapentin, 600mgs 4 ...
16 answers • 2 Feb 2013