Charles Bonnet Syndrome Treated with Gabapentin: A Case Report


Published: 2022-05-03

Page: 46-48

Enes Tarik Inci *

Neurology Department, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Turkey.

Selda Keskin Güler

Neurology Department, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Turkey.

*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.


Charles Bonnet Syndrome (CBS) is a syndrome that presents with decreased visual acuity or loss of vision and visual hallucinations and is not accompanied by any psychopathology. Vivid, complex and repetitive visual hallucinations occur. These do not occur as part of psychiatric illnesses. Patients are aware that hallucinations are not real. It occurs due to reasons such as age-related macular degeneration and cataracts.

Keywords: Charles bonnet syndrome, visual hallucinations, macular degeneration, cataract

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Inci, E. T., & Güler, S. K. (2022). Charles Bonnet Syndrome Treated with Gabapentin: A Case Report. Asian Journal of Medical Case Reports, 4(1), 46–48. Retrieved from


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