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Can snorting Gabapentin cause deviated nasal septum?

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Dr. Alexander H. Sheppe


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Posted on Fri, 31 Mar 2017 in Smoking and Alcohol Addiction
Question: I snort gababentin, and when I do, my nose really burns. I want to know if this can cause a Deviated Semptmem like people that snort cocaine (I don't do cocaine)
Answered by Dr. Alexander H. Sheppe 16 minutes later
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Hello, and thanks for your question.

Yes, this is actively destroying your septum. If it has not been destroyed already, it will be shortly. You need to stop this immediately.

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