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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
3/2/2008 4:23:01 PM

Reviewer: Red, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have inoperable spinal problems and Gabapentin helped with radiating nerve pain, and helped with Fibromyalgia pains.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
3/1/2008 11:01:40 PM

Reviewer: 3-6 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Incredible, a miricle drug as far as we see it.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/17/2008 8:18:31 AM

Reviewer: ymw, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have severe back pain, I was put on gabapentin to help relieve the pain in the nerve endings. It did I had a seizure. All my tests have come back normal MRI Scan EEG, no brain damage thank god. Stopped taking the tablets and I have had no re-occurance of seizure, would rather be in pain than try these tablets again.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/15/2008 5:10:38 PM

Reviewer: ladybug9652, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've had neuopathy for 6 years.It has gotten worse over the years and I now take 2700mg a day along with other medications.But it does keep me comfortable,especially when at night when it is the worst for me.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/10/2008 7:51:58 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After ditching a doctor who had me on opiates for diabetic neuropathy pain, I asked to be put on a higher dosage of Neurontin (which the previous doctor would not do)and thank God, I have had the first decent night's sleep in ages. Not only has it quelled my nerve pain, but it has alleviated the RLS discomfort. I am currently taking 1800mg a day - the only problem I have is trying to remembe ... Show Full Comment

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