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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/26/2015 4:02:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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Nerve Damage in neck from car accident/whiplash. Many injections, Nerve Blocks through out neck and even a nerve blocks on the 3rd occipital nerve. The nerve blocks and injections work for years. Well not now! I was finally sent to a doc that put me on this med. It works very well. I still have pain but gabapentin has been a blessing. I sleep more at nite. I also take trazadone at night. I a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/18/2015 9:34:35 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
12/10/2014 12:45:01 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/28/2014 6:13:59 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: 3

Comment:
overall I have found gabapentin easy-to-use, and it takes care of my neuropathic pain. This being said I have had to stop taking this medicine because it interferes with my depression and gives me some very wild mood swings. I would recommend anybody taking this medication that suffers depression consult your physician and let them know about your depression and see if there is any other drug that ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/23/2014 5:43:13 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Increased urinary problems. I seem to spend to much time going to the toilet

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