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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Neurontin Oral.

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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/28/2008 2:23:07 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My boss a quad went to a pain control Dr on Feb 21 and was started on this drug. He was to take 1 pill for 3 days, then 2 pills for 3 days, then 1 pill 3 times a day. Well, he took on on the 21st, the 1on the 22nd, and was unresponsive the morning of the 23rd and almost died. the dose was 300mg. I don't recamend this med to anybody.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/25/2008 2:13:28 PM

Reviewer: ladybugred, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
37 yr old woman with sudden, unexplained nerve pain in my hands and arms. Taking 1800mg of Neurontin for the past month. It is very slowly making a difference with the pins and needles, burning, electric pain. However, side effects of drowsiness and lack of concentration are bothersome-- making it difficult to function at work. Has anyone else experienced sore throat while on the medication? Overa ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/24/2008 11:18:06 AM

Reviewer: mjs, 45-54 Male 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 have been taking 2400mg of Neurontin daily for over 6 years for Peripheral neuropathy. It has been very effective. The main side effect has been tiredness.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/21/2008 10:46:40 PM

Reviewer: wg1958, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
does anyone have trouble with their mouth when taking this drug?

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/21/2008 8:49:30 PM

Reviewer: Shar, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have used this med for approx 4yrs,I have nerve pain from a car wreck that has blown my L3/4L4/5L5/s1 discs, even after a fusion on L5/s1,I .It works very well to take away the nerve pain radiating down my legs.It does make you sleepy so I usually only take it once at night, but I NEVER miss a dose cause if I do the pain comes back w/ a vengence. I used to take thru out the day but I was just t ... Show Full Comment

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