Clarify Risks and Benefits of Gabapentin and Pregabalin
Rxs for gabapentin and pregabalin will continue to surge...possibly driven by the search for non-opioid options for pain.
Consider gabapentinoids from all angles before recommending them.
Weigh evidence. Think of gabapentinoids as a preferred option for neuropathic pain...such as postherpetic neuralgia or diabetic neuropathy.