If you are:
Only When Necessary: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA; DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY SEEN IN ANIMAL STUDIES
Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST LOW AMOUNTS EXCRETED WITH NO INFANT ADVERSE EFFECTS
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Dosage adjustment needed for renal compromise. Neuro/Psych-Can produce ataxia, impaired psychomotor function, syncope, and additional fall risk. Pulmonary-Elderly may be at higher risk for respiratory depression especially with pre-existing chronic pulmonary disease.
Giving gabapentin Tablet, Extended Release 24 hr to a child under 12:
management or monitoring precaution: Risk of mood and or behavioral changes, hostility, hyperkinesia, thought disorder, concentration difficulty
management or monitoring precaution: Effectiveness as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial seizures in pediatric patients below the age of 3 years has not been established