Brief ReportsAsterixis Induced by GabapentinJacob, Poovathoor Chacko; Chand, Ranganthan Pratap; Omeima, El-ShafieAuthor Information Department of Medicine (Neurology), College of Medicine, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman Address correspondence and reprint requests to P. C. Jacob, P.O. Box 35, Sultan Qaboos University, 123 Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. Clinical Neuropharmacology: January-February 2000 - Volume 23 - Issue 1 - p 53 Buy Abstract We report the case of a patient with postherpetic neuralgia who developed asterixis while being treated with gabapentin. We discuss the possible mechanism of asterixis in this patient. © 2000 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.