237 patient evaluations for Gabapentin

mamaof3boys72
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mamaof3boys72
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Most
function: None
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:F42y
FM:?y
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 18, 2009 (Started Apr 22, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you can work through the side effects keep the treatment up. It seems to be helping me. Thank God.
Side effects: Speech problems, Mood swings, Sleepiness, Loss of short term memory, Voice changes, Spaced out

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tired old me
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tired old me
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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May 15, 2009 (Started Feb 15, 2002)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Seizures (grand mal or tonic-clonic): Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 600 mg All the time (24/7)
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Whimsical
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Whimsical
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: severe
Legs: severe
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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May 15, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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OregonWayne
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OregonWayne
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: none
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: severe
I have:
ALS

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Apr 24, 2009 (Started Apr 10, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Although it did a great job of controlling the neuro pain, the rapid lose of muscle control was overwhelming. After discontinuing most of muscle control is back.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Muscle weakness

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impain
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impain
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F60y
FM:23y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 31, 2009 (Started Mar 31, 2001)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Migraine headaches: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: it worked for me

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baystater
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baystater
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: none
I have:
MS

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Mar 28, 2009 (Started Nov 08, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

Jan 20, 2009 (Started Nov 08, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: side effects are minimal

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baby girl
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baby girl
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 51
Condition: 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: b

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Feb 20, 2009 (Started )

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Advice & Tips: I think this has helped with my pain

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heidibug77
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heidibug77
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: mild
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: mild
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Feb 12, 2009 (Started Aug 28, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I take it at bedtime. I can't take it more than two days in a row, without sickness
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Billy Sahm
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Billy Sahm
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Feb 11, 2009 (Started Aug 08, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Constipation

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Impy Ann1
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Impy Ann1
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

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Jan 25, 2009 (Started Dec 26, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Worth taking as it decreases neuropathic pain significantly.
Side effects: Increased appetite, Tired when first up in morning

Jan 1, 2009 (Started Dec 26, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Don't start before clearing Lyrica out of your system. It causes mental fogginess for lack of better description. No such problem after giving Lyrica time to clear out.
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Increased appetite, Tired when first up in morning

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