Hair loss or alopecia is listed as an uncommon possible side effect.
Common (1% to 10%): Abrasion, facial edema, purpura, rash, pruritus, acne
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Alopecia, eczema, dry skin, increased sweating, urticaria, hirsutism, seborrhea, cyst, herpes simplex
Rare (less than 0.1%): Stevens-Johnson syndrome, angioedema, erythema multiforme, drug rash (with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms), herpes zoster, skin discolor, skin papules, photosensitive reaction, psoriasis, desquamation, maceration, skin nodules, subcutaneous nodule, melanosis, skin necrosis, local swelling
Frequency not reported: DRESS/multiorgan hypersensitivity
- Gabapentin Information for Consumers
- Gabapentin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Gabapentin (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 11 Dec 2012 • 9 answers
Posted 30 Apr 2013 • 2 answers
Peripheral Neuropathy - I have hair loss from taking Neurontin. Does it slow down and are there any?
Posted 9 Oct 2013 • 4 answers
Posted 6 Oct 2015 • 1 answer
Posted 22 Aug 2016 • 0 answers