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Other names: Neurontin, Gabarone
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
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Gabapentin (brand names Fanatrex, Gabarone, Gralise, Neurontin, Nupentin) is a pharmaceutical drug, spec...
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Gabapentin for Pain
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Gabapentin & Constipation

621 discussions around the web mention both
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Constipation
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" ...I,too, experience constipation, bloating, feeling full after eating small amount of food. I counter this with Metamucil before ...the gabapentin. It helps to... "

" ...good luck with gabapentin. My max dose ...600 mg of gabapentin at night. So far that seems to be keeping the hot flashes ...Also, I've been taking magnesium for years because I'm constipated ... "

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" ...right now but feel somewhat constipated so I just took 1Tbsp of Milk of Magnesia. This never gets ...sure if the Gabapentin is causing constipation. It just seems like my bowels are not working ... "

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" ...about two weeks and have started getting constipation and stomach cramps. Anyone ...to 2400mg of Gabapentin up to now and have... "

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" ...took Gabapentin for terrible shingles pain. I took only 100 mg a day and it really helped the pain, helped me sleep. I had some constipation issues but no... "

" ...gabapentin. I had to do the mag citrate route to get things moving. I also had anal fissures at the time and it was all a mess. Eventually I learned that I had to eat a significant amount of fiber ... "

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" Gabapentin definitely helps me with the burning pain, but I do deal with \"brain fog,\" memory loss, some mild depression/general \"meh\" ...Lyrica makes me have terrible constipation! I... "

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" ...taking the Gabapentin, and I'm taking it 7 hours apart. The constipation has improved a little, so now it's just a matter of waiting to see how my body deals with this new med and the added Mirala... "

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" ...started taking gabapentin about 3 weeks ...its use. I am happy with the help gabapentin is providing me, ...throughout the day. What can I do to control this? Constipat... "

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" ...constipation? Gabapentine too as one of its side effect has constipation listed, 1 to 7% people who take Gabapentine... "

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