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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
12/18/2008 6:51:14 PM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Gabapentin 300 MG 3X Per Day This has not helped with any of my pain I also have experienced short term memory loss, and gained weight.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
12/4/2008 12:02:45 AM

Reviewer: meece22, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have a pretty much destroyed disk L5/S1. I was showing signs of neuropathy. Dr. put me on it 300mg x 3 a day. The only complaint is that it makes my legs feel like jello.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/25/2008 12:10:04 PM

Reviewer: mikrunner, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
been taking for over 1 month , starts with a g just like garbage does not work

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/23/2008 3:39:11 PM

Reviewer: notdoneyet, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Gabapentin 600mg 3x/day, has been highly effective for me. The worst of my pain is gone... Not all, but most. It works where other meds have failed. In fact, I noticed an improvement after the first week. Some sides: dry mouth, sleeplessness, slight tremor (at first.) Well worth the few sides, though. After 6 hours Gab starts to fade, and If I miss a dose I'm hurting.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/22/2008 6:27:22 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Thirty days 300mg twice aday it did a good job I had some sides but the gain was more it took 6-8 days to stabilize some and do the best I was off for three weeks and restarted to confirm the gain verses the sides or just a let up in the pain it has been very helpful.I am diabetic,hepc,arthritis,amputee,all has some type of neuropothy so it is worth trying but you must wait and hold out if it isn& ... Show Full Comment

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