236 patient evaluations for Gabapentin

SoreMomma
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SoreMomma
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F37y
FM:5y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Apr 18, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I really do enjoy taking this medication for my Fibro because most of my Fibro is located in my legs and back. I also had surgery done on my feet which messed up the nerves in them and the Neurontin has really helped with that. My dosage might be lowered, but it still helped(s) a lot. I really think this is one of the better medication out there for the "middle of the day" treatment for Fibro.
Cost: Not specified monthly

Feb 22, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Neurontin does help with my Fibromyalgia, but it is only very slightly. I take 400 mg 4 times a day and it does help it slightly, but it helps more with the nerve damage I have in my feet and in my legs.
Cost: Not specified monthly

Sep 19, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The only benefit I get is that it works well with my savella.
Cost: Not specified monthly

Jul 24, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Gabapentin only works for minior aches. I have found that when someone like myself has a severe case of Fibro, it doesn't work so well. But it does help to take the mild cases of pain that I have throughout the day between doses of Savella.
Cost: Not specified monthly

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MintyPanda
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I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Apr 15, 2013 (Started Jun 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Social Anxiety Disorder: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg All the time (24/7)

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Kenny516
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Kenny516
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 38
Condition: Atypical Facial Pain 1 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
I am: vg
I have:
Atypical Facial Pain

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Apr 7, 2013 (Started Mar 21, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Relaxation: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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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:9y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 15, 2013 (Started May 17, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Cost: Not specified monthly

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lbarbeedoll
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I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 13, 2013 (Started Dec 28, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Cost: Not specified 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)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for CRPS II (Complex regional pain syndrome type II): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Chronic pain: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 800 mg Daily

Aug 16, 2012 (Started Jun 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for CRPS II (Complex regional pain syndrome type II): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Chronic pain: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
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:F42y
FM:?y
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 10, 2013 (Started Dec 01, 2010)

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

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poppysmom
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poppysmom
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 58
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 12 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
I am: vg
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

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Jan 7, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Cost: Not specified 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: b
I have:
MS

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Jan 1, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Cost: Not specified 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:9y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Dec 12, 2012 (Started Oct 11, 2008)

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

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