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Condition: Other
4/24/2009 1:31:13 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This drug replaced Lamictal for treatment of Bipolar. The side effect I experienced from Lamictal was intense anxiety attacks. My anxiety was so bad it became debilitating. I was switched to this drug in hopes that it would not produce anxiety. Unfortunately, after 2 weeks of taking it, I am starting to have the same side effects of extreme anxiety. I take an anti depressant and an ADHD medic ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/23/2009 1:51:54 PM

Reviewer: turtle195257@yahoo.com, 55-64 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

Comment:
I take this drug for nerve pain, it has really seem to help,I have tried different types of pain meds due to 3 back surgeries and serve leg pain and numbness, this gives me relief and I am able to sleep at night with no drug hangover in the morning.I was on Neurontin, Lyrica for the nerve pain all they did was make me gain weight,and gave me migrains,constipation and did not help. I am very please ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/15/2009 1:48:05 PM

Reviewer: sgww_1999, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Gave to me by neurologist for Tranverse Myilitis--damaged nerves in neck and right arm and hand. Some day it hurts and the medication don't help. I take 600 mg a day.I feel like the pain is muscle related also. I feel like this medication is the reason I have gained weight.

Condition: Other
4/9/2009 5:04:27 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Other
4/1/2009 3:46:31 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Have only been taking for 1 week now but still have a few highs and lows.

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