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On average, do people tend to gain more weight on gabapentin or divalproex sodium?

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Dr. Linda Callaghan
Addiction Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: No but see your PCP.

Both medications have been known to cause weight gain , one not more than the other. However, there are other factors that can also make you gain weight, the use of other medications, poor eating habits, lack of exercis.

In brief: No but see your PCP.

Both medications have been known to cause weight gain , one not more than the other. However, there are other factors that can also make you gain weight, the use of other medications, poor eating habits, lack of exercis.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Neurontin/Depakote

From my experience, more so with Depakote & more so in females.

In brief: Neurontin/Depakote

From my experience, more so with Depakote & more so in females.
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