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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/19/2014 10:10:01 PM

Reviewer: jca777, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
good

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
10/16/2014 12:39:27 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It didn't make a difference in the burning/tingling of my feet.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
10/6/2014 12:08:36 AM

Reviewer: Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Started using gabapentin when price of lyrica went up. Am very satisfied with it. I take 300 mg (from 150 mg of lyrica) four times daily. It has completely stopped my diabetic neuropathy and numbness. It also has haulted the neuropathy from spreading and getting worse. I don't take a high dosage as some of you do but I have to say I was in miserable pain, unable to sleep, etc. and now I ha ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
8/28/2014 7:36:59 PM

Reviewer: Pain is my name, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
when I turned 49 I contracted the shingles. I got this because I have MS and was taking geleneya an oral med.This med, reduces your immune system. So the lower left side of my waist suffered nerve damage. I have been taking Gabapentin ever since at 3600 mg a day. (max dose) to deal with the pain. I have to say that I realized the pain is not going away completely, so I deal with it. With MS I have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
8/26/2014 2:02:08 PM

Reviewer: Tubby, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
taking 2600 mg a day ,becoming dizzy,memory loss and blurred vision.Just recently increased was taking 1800 mg a day,This medication really dosent help with the nerve pain,hands are numb and burning still

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