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For Alcohol Withdrawals
Gabapentin
by Chris
Citation:   Chris. "For Alcohol Withdrawals: An Experience with Gabapentin (exp107957)". Erowid.org. Feb 14, 2016. erowid.org/exp/107957

 
DOSE:
T+ 0:00
900 mg oral Pharms - Gabapentin
  T+ 1:30 900 mg oral Pharms - Gabapentin

BODY WEIGHT: 200 lb


Gabapentin and Alcohol Withdrawals

I had been suffering from severe convulsions in my lower body when lying down, so sleep was impossible - even after two days awake. I took the first dose, and sat on my laptop for a bit. Lay down, and still had some shakes. Repeat, and I was able to rest. Sleep still came hard, but there were no convulsions - I no longer felt a need to go to the hospital for detox.

May not work for all, so still go to a hospital if you feel it's necessary to keep you alive - But it helped me.

Exp Year: 2016ExpID: 107957
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: 34 
Published: Feb 14, 2016Views: 5,225
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Pharms - Gabapentin (183), Alcohol (61) : Addiction & Habituation (10), Health Benefits (32), Alone (16)

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