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Do Lyrica, (pregabalin) Cymbalta, and Gabapentin cause weight gain or is it just the tiredness and side effects that make you less active and you end up gaining?

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Dr. Matthew Smith
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In brief: Yes, two of them.

Pregabalin (Lyrica) and gabapentin commonly -- but not always -- cause weight gain in addition to tiredness and lack of exercise.
Duloxetine (Cymbalta) uncomonlhy causes weight gain.

In brief: Yes, two of them.

Pregabalin (Lyrica) and gabapentin commonly -- but not always -- cause weight gain in addition to tiredness and lack of exercise.
Duloxetine (Cymbalta) uncomonlhy causes weight gain.
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