A 16-year-old female asked:
Can gabapentin cause a flare with lupus and kidney disease?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Rheumatology
2.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Neurology 19 years experience
Not really: The gabapentin dose must be adjusted for someone very severe kidney disease, but it cannot cause a lupus flare.
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Last updated Aug 22, 2019
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