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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/21/2009 7:35:39 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i've had a herniated disc for several months, causing moderate to severe pain down one or both of my legs. i went from Tylenol 3, which did little, to MS Contin, which was the only medication that most satisfied my pain. my neurologist took me off of MS Contin and put me on Gabapentin 300 mg, 3x daily. It has done NOTHING for my pain or discomfort. I missed a days worth of dosage, and was ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/17/2009 8:31:39 PM

Reviewer: Desert Swarm, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
From 100 to 300 mg at night started out as wonderful for my leg vibrations. I still had unbalance and secondary pain -- but it was a miracle for the vibrations to stop. I was supposed to start taking it during the day also. I did. By four months I had gained 30 lbs and was growing. I tried taking only 100 mg during the day four times and each time I slipped into twilight sleep with freaking daydre ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/15/2009 12:57:45 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication{Gabapentin 300MG] works somewhat, but causes my ankles to swell up pretty bad.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/14/2009 9:29:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Slow - does not seem to be working for me

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/12/2009 6:44:43 PM

Reviewer: jan@southdakotajustice.com, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After mastectomy I was left with terrible pain under my arm which still affects me 6 years after the surgery.

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