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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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 …apart from the occasional attack of diarrhea haha, i would say it's fine although consult your doc or healthcare professional before doing so. (MORE)
Levothyroxine is a thyroid replacement medication. Gabapentin is used as an anti-seizure medication, also for migraines, also for neuropathy and other pain disorders, also as… a mood stabilizer. Yes, you can take them together. There is no known interaction between them. If you are concerned, ask your doctor to make sure. (MORE)
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…les are usually fine however meat should be avoided. look up " low purine diet on the web to help you with this. (MORE)
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… affects adult males and post-menopausal women. It is important to recognize and understand the causes, symptoms and treatments of gout. The biggest (MORE)
Gout is a type of arthritis that can be found in both men and women, although it is more common in men. Gout causes pain, swelling, and stiffness. These symptoms usually come …in the form of an attack and are not prevalent all the time. Over time, gout can cause (MORE)
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…thritis. Eating healthier can help improve both the symptoms and severity of the disease. Gout has (MORE)
Maybe. Ever since my Doctor prescribed a higher dosage, I've been troubled by some serious disturbing dreams and nightmares.
Gout is a metabolic disease and tends to run in families. Primary gout is caused by overproduction or under excretion of uric acids. Secondary gout can result from acquired ca…uses of increased uric acid in blood due to myeloproliferative disorder, myeloma, renal failure, diuretics, haemoglobinopathies, sarcoidosis and lead poisoning. (MORE)
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.