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    Condition: Neuropathic Pain
    6/18/2009 8:26:50 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I only took 4 doses of this medication, but started to feel a difference by dose 2. Unfortunately, I had an anaphylactic reaction starting on day four (was taken to the ER; did not take ANYMORE after dose 4) and 5 (via ambulance). It took a week on the highest dose of Prednisone & Antihistamines to slow the reaction, until my body could metabolize the drug to the point that my body did not se ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Neuropathic Pain
    6/12/2009 8:51:59 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 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

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    Condition: Neuropathic Pain
    6/12/2009 12:30:48 AM

    Reviewer: PRD1940, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    MEDICATION HAS ME SUPER SUPER UP TIGHT.

    Condition: Neuropathic Pain
    6/11/2009 1:05:18 PM

    Reviewer: tsinagra, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Initially prescribed for neuropathic pain @ left foot/lower leg associated with damaged S1 nerve root in Oct.'08. Prescribed dosage was two 300mg capsules 2X per day. While the treatment somewhat lessened the frequency of the severe pain attacks (from five or six acute attacks per month to two or three), the severity of the pain did not diminish and is still debillitating enough to miss work a ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Neuropathic Pain
    6/8/2009 4:31:47 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I've got Peripheral Neuropathy. Gabapentin worked for awhile, but I keep having to up the dose. I had to adjust the dose myself... without doc approval. I am taking 600 mg every five hours. This makes the pins and needles tolerable, but doesn't make them go away. I can't take any more without getting migraines. I have an appt with the Endo in a couple of weeks. I'm going to beg for ... Show Full Comment

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