Gabapentin

sailboatfun's Gabapentin History (Ongoing)
300 mg Daily Jan 15, 2002 - Nov 12, 2007
1800 mg Daily Nov 12, 2007 - Last Update

sailboatfun's Gabapentin is for…

  • Stiffness/Spasticity
  • Pain
  • Numbness and Tingling with Pins and Needles

sailboatfun's side effects of Gabapentin…

  • Weight gain Aug 13, 2009
  • Fatigue Aug 13, 2009

Evaluations


Dec 31, 2009

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Numbness and Tingling with Pins and Needles: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I know it works, I've been on it for a few years. I just can't tell that it's working any more. They want me to continue it
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 13, 2009

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Numbness and Tingling with Pins and Needles: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: of'coure, like other prescriptions, I get dry mouth & a little tired.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 13, 2009

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: At first, it works great. Eventually after higher doses I guess it works fare. I still take it because if I stop... I would know the differece.
Cost: < $25 monthly

About Gabapentin (Prescription Drug)

Gabapentin is an anticonvulsant medication used as an adjunct treatment for partial seizures and for the management of postherpetic neuralgia and neuropathic pain.

Learn more about Gabapentin in our Gabapentin Community Report.