254 patient evaluations for Gabapentin

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suburbanexile
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suburbanexile
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: None
Fatigue: None
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Little
function: All
external_stress: Some
Stickman: little
Description:F52y
FM:12y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 30, 2016 (Started Sep 11, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Blurry vision)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I think my initial positive reaction coincided with a natural ebb of my symptoms. My pain and fatigue kicked up again even through I never missed a dose of the meds. Eventually I discussed dropping it from my regimen because I just didn't feel it was doing anything for me. I stopped about a year ago and the pain and fatigue did not spike. They tend to ebb and flow the same as before.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 25, 2013 (Started Sep 11, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Blurry vision)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: this medication seems to have been even more effective at treating my fatigue than my FM nerve pain though it seems to have done a fairly good job with that too.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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CarynH
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CarynH
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 44
Condition: Crohn's Disease 7 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Crohn's Disease

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Jun 2, 2016 (Started Jul 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Anxious mood, Increased anxiety, Grogginess)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 11, 2015 (Started Jul 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Anxious mood, Increased anxiety, Grogginess)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Aug 24, 2014 (Started Jul 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Increased anxiety, Grogginess)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Causes a bit of anxiety and takes a while to get on a scheduled dose high enough to help for major symptoms due to gradual increases in dosage.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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daiseyblue
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daiseyblue
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 62
Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 14 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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Jun 1, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

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LadyStucky
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LadyStucky
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Some
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F38y
FM:11y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 1, 2016 (Started Jun 22, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily

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oscar47868
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oscar47868
Gender: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Mental Symptoms : moderate
Physical Symptoms : mild
500
VL 30
I am: g
I have:
HIV

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Mar 5, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Tremor(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Twice daily

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

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Dec 11, 2015 (Started Jun 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: without this treatment the nerve pain would keep me up all night. this also helps my insomnia a little bit the treatment does make me a little tired.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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willsp282012
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willsp282012
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:M33y
FM:5y
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Sep 23, 2015 (Started Aug 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Give it time to get in your system

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eagleman68
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eagleman68
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: mild
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Aug 8, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Four times daily

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paso robles
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paso robles
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: vb
I have:
MS

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Jul 30, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 1997)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Dry eyes, Dry mouth, Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: do not drive while taking. strong medicine 4 pain. I still drive, so I only take it before bed. It also helps me sleep.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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baebae
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baebae
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: moderate
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: vg
I have:
MS

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Jul 21, 2015 (Started May 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Multiple Sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily

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