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Gabapentin enacarbil (Horizant) is a drug prescribed for the treatment of nerve damage from herpes zoster (postherpetic neuralgia, shingles), and restless leg syndrome. Side effects, drug interactions, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to taking any medication.

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