226 patient evaluations for Gabapentin

frenchvanilla25
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frenchvanilla25
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: All
Stickman: most
Description:F36y
FM:13y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Sep 26, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Bipolar Disorder: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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RedRudy
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RedRudy
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:M63y
FM:11y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Sep 25, 2010 (Started Sep 08, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: After 24+ hours of nonstop nausea and vomiting I wouldn't take it again unless someone put a gun to my head, and then I'd think twice.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Nausea and vomiting

Sep 16, 2010 (Started Sep 08, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It has caused me to have difficulty with balance.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Nausea and vomiting

  • 1 helpful mark
Ol4son
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Ol4son
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Sep 23, 2010 (Started Mar 20, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Increase effect of another treatment: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Will cause occassional drowsiness Has done a lot for nerve pain.
Side effects: Drowsiness

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crystalard
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crystalard
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 3
External Stress: Moderate
28 F
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: n
I have:
Bipolar I

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Sep 14, 2010 (Started Apr 05, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Mood swings: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: did not work
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 5, 2010 (Started Apr 05, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Mood swings: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: less migraines
Cost: < $25 monthly

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babybunny
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babybunny
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Sep 12, 2010 (Started Aug 24, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Forgetfulness

Aug 29, 2010 (Started Aug 24, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Forgetfulness

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injuredangel
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injuredangel
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Little
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F37y
FM:7y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Aug 31, 2010 (Started Nov 10, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: for me gabapentin is a ten dollar copay and lyrica is a 60 dollar copay, i made the decision to switch to gabapentin because of cost, it seems to be as effective as lyrica
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
crazyinpa
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crazyinpa
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Overwhelming
56 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Bipolar I

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Aug 24, 2010 (Started Aug 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: NO ADVICE
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
rufus1945
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rufus1945
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: severe
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Aug 10, 2010 (Started Dec 01, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Trigeminal neuralgia (trigeminal nerve pain): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Back pain: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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remini72
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remini72
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F42y
FM:16y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Aug 9, 2010 (Started Sep 28, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Numbness and burning in calves: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Side effects: Drowsiness

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jenniT.
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jenniT.
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F34y
FM:6y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Aug 7, 2010 (Started Nov 05, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Made me gain weight. Even with diet and exercise. Not great for morale.
Side effects: Increased appetite, Feeling intoxicated, Woozy, Agitation with irritability

Nov 13, 2009 (Started Nov 05, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Feeling like I am getting slightly better sleep and it relieves the pain somewhat, but wears off quite quickly. Still numb hands and feet, still quite dizzy, very tired, but waking up on my own now, so that is something. Stil nauseated, but have been for a month now so don't knwo if its the meds or not.
Side effects: Increased appetite, Feeling intoxicated, Woozy, Agitation with irritability

Nov 6, 2009 (Started Nov 05, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Feel like I slept for the first time in a long time. Woozy feeling, definitely would not drive on this med at this time. Kinda feel like I've had a couple of glasses of wine. Not putting a dent in the pain, but helping the fatigue a little.
Side effects: Increased appetite, Feeling intoxicated, Woozy, Agitation with irritability

  • 2 helpful marks
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