Using gabapentin to treat neuropathic pain.Can Fam Physician. 1999 Sep; 45:2109-12.CF
To review use of gabapentin as an adjuvant agent to treat neuropathic pain.
QUALITY OF EVIDENCE
MEDLINE was searched from 1995 to October 1998 for reports. There were approximately 20 citations. Additional articles from Pain and other medical journals were reviewed. No double-blind studies have examined gabapentin and its use as an analgesic adjuvant agent.
Gabapentin could be an effective adjuvant agent for many neuropathic pain states.