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Abstract Number: 982

GABAPENTIN INDUCED ANASARCA IN A YOUNG PATIENT: AN UNDER-RECOGNIZED SIDE EFFECT OF A COMMON MEDICATION

Case Presentation: 47-year-old male presented with complaint of generalized body swelling after three days of starting Gabapentin therapy (600 mg twice daily). Lower extremity edema gradually progressed to abdomen and upper extremity within this short [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:46+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on GABAPENTIN INDUCED ANASARCA IN A YOUNG PATIENT: AN UNDER-RECOGNIZED SIDE EFFECT OF A COMMON MEDICATION