247 patient evaluations for Gabapentin

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Vikings23
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Vikings23
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: b
I have:
Parkinson's

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Apr 5, 2011 (Started Jan 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • side effects
    Mild (Drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Drowsiness

Jan 19, 2010 (Started Jan 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Drowsiness

  • 0 helpful marks
komodolover
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komodolover
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
36 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar I

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Mar 1, 2011 (Started Sep 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • side effects
    Severe (Swelling in legs, feet and ankles)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Side effects: Swelling in legs, feet and ankles

  • 1 helpful mark
Mare
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Mare
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Feb 28, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 22, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

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

Apr 29, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

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

Sep 10, 2008 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Probably cuts 85% of nerve pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 2 helpful marks
the1blast
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the1blast
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Little
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: some
Description:M53y
FM:6y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 20, 2011 (Started Jun 08, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Brain fog)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness in hands)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stiffness in knees)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Be eliminating the fibro pain & stiffness I was able to get back to treating probably the source of my FMS, which is chronic pain from a curved spine. Also able to recognized I have ADHD.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 19, 2011 (Started Jun 08, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Insomnia)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Cannot take antacids within 2 hrs of taking pill, so if you have acid reflux, GERD etc it can be difficult to time or coordinate. If I skip a treatment I start to experience pain/stiffness within hours. Helped with sleep more at the beginning then it does now, but still helps.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
badger71
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badger71
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:F44y
FM:6y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 19, 2011 (Started Aug 30, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I don't like having to take 3 pills a day.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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AnninSC
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AnninSC
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Feb 16, 2011 (Started Jan 16, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • side effects
    Mild (Word fishing, Mood swings)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Side effects: Word fishing, Mood swings

Nov 5, 2009 (Started Jan 16, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • side effects
    Mild (Word fishing, Mood swings)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Side effects: Word fishing, Mood swings

  • 0 helpful marks
DAWNSKYE702
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DAWNSKYE702
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: None
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Feb 1, 2011 (Started Aug 02, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It just did not do anything for me. Why should I be taking pills that are doing nothing?
Cost: < $25 monthly

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gothceltgirl
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gothceltgirl
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Most
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F41y
CFS:10y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
ME/CFS

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Feb 1, 2011 (Started Jan 07, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Moodiness, Taste changed, Confusion)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Causes very strange mood-effects. Also causes somniloquy (sleep-talking) & changes in mood & behavior. Very adverse reactions, not worth the benefit.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Confusion, Taste changed

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jo-anne-Richardson
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jo-anne-Richardson
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 54y
  • Duration: 7 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
3 seizures
168 weeks ago
I am: b
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jan 20, 2011 (Started Mar 14, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Difficulty sleeping)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    Severe (Twitching, Heartburn)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3300 mg All the time (24/7)
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Heartburn, Twitching

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sandhouse
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sandhouse
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Little
Stickman: all
Description:F32y
CFS:7y Dx
FM:6y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 17, 2011 (Started Oct 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Dizziness, Anxious mood, Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain, Anxious mood, Dizziness

Nov 23, 2010 (Started Oct 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain, Anxious mood, Dizziness

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