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how long does it take for a dose of neurontin (gabapentin) to work?

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Dr. Thea Cross
22 years experience Neurology
Depends: Adverse effects can unfortunately occur within an hour of a dose, but treatment benefit can take a couple of weeks to gauge.
Answered on Mar 12, 2020

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