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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
3/6/2008 2:06:17 AM

Reviewer: Jill, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've had MS for 4 years. My biggest problem was bouts of severe pain in my lower legs. My neurologist ran an EMG and nerve study and all went well. Still severe pain even while taking hydrocodone 650mg. Neurontin or Gabapentin, in my case taken 3x daily took away all the leg pain in 2 days and haven't had any sense. The first and second week of taking this drug I slept a lot. Now my body i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
3/3/2008 1:30:51 PM

Reviewer: annie17, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have taken this for neuropathic pain after cervical fusion and for fibromyalgya. I never got any of the good effects of some of the other people, but none of the bad ones. Maybe i need a larger dosage than 6oox3. Something to think about.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
3/2/2008 7:57:40 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Im very torn when it comes to this drug. I have been taking 900mg 3x a day for intense nerve pain in my legs and feet. The nerve damage is from a combination of the chemotherapeutic drug vincristine, which I had taken for almost two years in my chemo regimen as a child with Ewings sarcoma, my lupus (which I developed in my early 30's) and diabetes. I must say the pain has totally disappeared, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/28/2008 5:48:43 PM

Reviewer: willow_place, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i developed neuropathy after back surgery. after about eight years after the surgery it became unbearable. neurotin has been a lifesaver for me. it stops the burning and pain, which at times can be unbearable in both legs. neurotin works for me.

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.

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