242 patient evaluations for Gabapentin

jusoph
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jusoph
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:M33y
FM:10y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 15, 2013 (Started May 17, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Temper tantrums)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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lbarbeedoll
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I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 13, 2013 (Started Dec 28, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Ladywolf319
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Ladywolf319
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 31
Condition: CRPS II 29 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Severe
I am: vb
I have:
CRPS II

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Jan 15, 2013 (Started Jun 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for CRPS II (Complex regional pain syndrome type II))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Chronic pain)
  • Side Effects
    Severe (Fatigue, Brain fog, Memory problems, Balance problems, Vertigo)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg Daily

Aug 16, 2012 (Started Jun 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for CRPS II (Complex regional pain syndrome type II))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Chronic pain)
  • Side Effects
    Severe (Fatigue, Brain fog, Memory problems, Balance problems, Vertigo)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Helps a lot with anxiety better than any other anti-anxiety meds I've taken

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

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Jan 10, 2013 (Started Dec 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Chronic pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side Effects
    Mild (Sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It seemed to do well as a night time med. occasionally evening, does increases sleepiness though.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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poppysmom
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poppysmom
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 59
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 12 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: Mild
I am: vg
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

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Jan 7, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Pain)
  • Side Effects
    Severe (Drowsiness, Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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jmartell
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jmartell
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
MS

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Jan 1, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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maremare
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maremare
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:F48y
FM:10y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Dec 12, 2012 (Started Oct 11, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Thirst)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Helps with nerve pain a great deal

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isilzha
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isilzha
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Some
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F41y
FM:12y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Oct 19, 2012 (Started Aug 14, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 8, 2012 (Started Aug 14, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: unfortunately, I have to be on the maximum dose to get any real benefit, but because of expense, I'm quitting it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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cheerio11582
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I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Sep 29, 2012 (Started Sep 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily

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KarenFL
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KarenFL
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F52y
FM:16y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Sep 25, 2012 (Started Apr 01, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have tried Lyrica, Cymbalta and Savella all with horrible side effects. I don't see any side effects from what I can tell with the Neurontin. I am on a patient assistance program and get this medication for $5 a month which as I understand is a processing type fee from where I get it from.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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