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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
5/2/2008 9:15:10 AM

Reviewer: jjk1128, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on this drug for a year, 300 mg at night. I have extreem pain if I don't take it! But, I am also very off balance, and have a difficult time thinking until it wears off in the afternoon. I can sleep on the drug but can barely function.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
5/1/2008 7:13:13 PM

Reviewer: ddowns5432@aol.com, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
gabapentin has taken the burning and stinging out of my feet this drug really made my life much better but if I miss a dose by a hour or so I KNOW IT

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
4/19/2008 1:55:13 PM

Reviewer: Wanda, 45-54 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:
I had to quit working before I started this medication. It has taken the burning away. I have been on this medication for 10 years. Yes, it has side effects, but to be almost pain free, is worth it! I just found out, though, that it can make you susceptible to osteoporosis, which I was never told by the doctor.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
4/18/2008 1:08:35 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
4/14/2008 5:35:22 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

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