Gabapentin and uremic pruritus in hemodialysis patients.

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BACKGROUND Pruritus is a common and bothersome problem in 30-50% of hemodialysis patients. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of gabapentin, 100 mg/three times a week (after each hemodialysis session), on uremic pruritus. STUDY DESIGN Patients older than 18 years who had undergone hemodialysis for more than three months were enrolled in… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/08860220802595476

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