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

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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/27/2008 1:34:07 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took it 3 times a day as the Dr. said it only ease the pain for a short while an after taking it for a week I was still having the same pain couldn't sleep at nightpain was worser at night even after take the meds. I was taking 300 mlg

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/26/2008 6:42:05 PM

Reviewer: chaos_chick77, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It hasn't worked well for the pain of diabetic neuropathy.was perscribed 1 30 MG 2 times daily.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/25/2008 8:35:43 PM

Reviewer: ajkruth@aol.com, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Had an Intracerebral Hemorrhagic Stroke (ICH) in July '07. Most of the damage was nerve pain due to neuropathic pain on my entire left side -- especially in my hand and foot. Went several months after the stroke not taking meds hoping it would go away. Started Neurontin over a month ago and saw some definite improvement in the pain -- the tingling didn't go away, but the intensity subs ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/25/2008 7:54:04 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have neuralgia as a result of nerve damage from Guillain-Barre Syndrome; also suffer from fibromyalgia. Does nothing for the fibromyalgia, but does wonders for the nerve damage in my legs. After getting up to a therapeutic dosage, I visited my doctor for a checkup. He asked how I was doing, and my response was, "Ten times better than last time." Definitely helpful for me. Just remember t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/18/2008 8:24:28 AM

Reviewer: Mimsy313, Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
With diabetic neuropathy, fibromyalgia and PHN pain control is difficult. I tried Lyrica which worked well but the pricing even with insurance was prohibitive. I now take a total of 2400 mg of Neurontin daily and it has been as effective without the high price and side effects of Lyrica.

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