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What are danger signs if I'm taking tiagabine?

Tiagabine (Gabitril) can cause changes in mental health, including some that raise the risk of suicide. You and your family should watch out for signs like these:
  • panic attacks
  • trouble falling or staying asleep
  • aggressive, angry or violent behavior
  • preoccupation with death or dying
  • irritability or anxiety
  • an extreme increase in energy or talking
Ask your doctor to help you and those around you identify these and other warning signs.

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