Gabapentin is a
drug that falls into the class of anticonvulsants. Gabapentin
can be prescribed for the treatment of the side effects
of prostate cancer chemotherapy. Prostate cancer chemotherapy
can cause neuropathic pain which cannot be treated by
even the strongest pain killers. No one is sure how
gabapentin works, however, use of the drug has shown
success in eliminating neuropathic pain.