249 patient evaluations for Gabapentin

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cam ee
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cam ee
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 47y
  • Duration: 24 yrs
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
0 seizures
342 weeks ago
I have:
Epilepsy

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May 12, 2010 (Started Feb 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Cognitive confusion)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It doesn't really work. On top of that, it makes me kind of confused. I don't like it at all.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Cognitive confusion

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cupatea
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cupatea
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F43y
FM:8y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 1, 2010 (Started Dec 06, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Aching burning throbbing body pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: 1. took with my wad of other drugs 2. no, it just sucked 3. already a zombie, made it worse

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whitewind
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whitewind
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: none
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Apr 28, 2010 (Started Nov 29, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Difficulty thinking, Grogginess, Sleepiness, Word fishing, Brain fog, Fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: made me feel like I was in a box, heavy legs and could not concentrate.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Grogginess, Difficulty thinking, Brain fog, Fatigue, Word fishing, Sleepiness

Jun 26, 2009 (Started Nov 29, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Difficulty thinking, Grogginess, Sleepiness, Word fishing, Brain fog, Fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: seems to work once it is in your system but a big adjustment
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Grogginess, Difficulty thinking, Brain fog, Fatigue, Word fishing, Sleepiness

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twomany4me
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twomany4me
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Apr 20, 2010 (Started Jan 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4800 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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River125
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River125
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
PLS

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Apr 4, 2010 (Started Mar 10, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness/Spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily

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philiph
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philiph
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Apr 2, 2010 (Started Dec 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: made me less balanced

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busymom1234
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busymom1234
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Most
function: Some
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:F43y
FM:8y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Apr 1, 2010 (Started Sep 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain in lower back)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It made me really groggy and dizzy.

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kmgeorge
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kmgeorge
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 31y
  • Organ: Kidney(3)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
  1. Kidney : 28y Transplanted
  2. Kidney : 26y Transplanted
  3. Kidney : 6y Transplanted
I have:
Kidney Transplant

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Apr 1, 2010 (Started Feb 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

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azprincess2010
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azprincess2010
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F46y
FM:20y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 25, 2010 (Started Aug 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Neuropathic pain in feet and legs)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Dizziness (vertigo), Drowsiness, Sleepiness, Dry throat, Dry mouth, Brain fog, Slurred speech)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I find that the neurontin does the best job in dealing with my NERVE pain. Narcotics just don't cut it with that. My doctor even told me that narcotics are ineffective with nerve pain. I can live with the mild side effects I get just for the benefit of having it help my nerve pain to my legs so much!! I can get out of bed, run errands with my husband, play a more active role in society.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Slurred speech, Sleepiness, Dizziness (vertigo), Brain fog, Dry mouth, Dry throat, Drowsiness

  • 1 helpful mark
FMWarrior!
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FMWarrior!
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 47
Condition: Herniated Disc 6 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Severe
  • Physical: Moderate
I have:
Herniated Disc

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Mar 24, 2010 (Started Dec 09, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Balance problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 5, 2010 (Started Dec 09, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Balance problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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