Can taking gabapentin cause a gout flare?

I didn't see gout as a side effect of gabapentin. But there are a lot of side effects of this drug, and I mean a lot of them. See the link below for a list of side effects of this drug.
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Can you take cephalexin with gabapentin?

I would say yes, i have had 4 toes amputated off of my right foot due to a workplace crush injury, i take 900 mgs of gabapentin (3 tablets) in a day along with Cephalexin and (MORE)

Can I take Levothyroxine and gabapentin together?

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Symptoms, Treatments and Causes of Gout

Gout is a painful arthritis caused by the build-up of uric acid crystals in the joints. Millions of people suffer from this chronic and progressive disease. Gout predominantly (MORE)

Learning About Gout in Women

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Eating to Improve the Symptoms of Gout

Gout attacks can flare up from time to time and the episodes can be painful. With the right diet, gout attacks can be reduced. Obesity has been shown to be a factor in gout ar (MORE)

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Does gabapentin cause nightmares?

Maybe. Ever since my Doctor prescribed a higher dosage, I've been troubled by some serious disturbing dreams and nightmares.

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OK to eat spaghetti with gout flare up?

Pasta is a low purine food which is what you want if you are having trouble with gout, However what you have with the spaghetti should also be kept in mind For example vegetab (MORE)

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Does gabapentin cause you to gain weight?

Yes..Gabapentin can cause weight gain.It causes me to eat more often and crave for sweets.

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Can gabapentin cause drowsiness?

Yes it can. I have experienced severe drowsiness from Gabapentin and even worse from Lyrica which are, according to my doctor, in the same drug family.

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What causes gout?

Gout is a disease caused by exes uric acid in the blood crystallizing into fine sharp crystals and settling int the joints and or other parts of the body causing extreme pain (MORE)

Effective Tips for Reducing the Frequency of Gout Attacks

Gout attacks typically affect the joint of the big toe. At their worst they can be debilitating. A form of arthritis, gout can affect any joint in the body, and gout attacks m (MORE)