236 patient evaluations for Gabapentin

sammydog
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sammydog
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jul 25, 2013 (Started Jan 20, 1999)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 1800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I always pair this with Trileptal As they both seem more effective that way.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Missy180
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Missy180
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: mild
Vision: moderate
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: mild
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jul 1, 2013 (Started Mar 11, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Allodynia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: daytime sleepiness
Cost: < $25 monthly

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browneyesgirl_2000
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browneyesgirl_2000
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 41
Condition: Cryoglobulinemia 8 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Cryoglobulinemia

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Jul 1, 2013 (Started May 05, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Diabetic Neuropathy: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Cryoglobulinemia: None
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 100 mg Daily

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QuestionGuy
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QuestionGuy
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 35
Condition: Chronic Pain Syndrome 8 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
I am: g
I have:
Chronic Pain Syndrome

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Jul 1, 2013 (Started May 01, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Sciatic Neuralgia: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Chronic Neuralgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 800 mg Daily

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suburbanexile
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suburbanexile
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: None
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: Little
Stiffness: Little
function: All
external_stress: Little
Stickman: little
Description:F50y
FM:10y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 25, 2013 (Started Sep 11, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
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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Robert51
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Robert51
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 63
Condition: Restless Legs 3 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: None
I am: n
I have:
Restless Legs

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Jun 14, 2013 (Started Jun 05, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for RLS (Restless Legs Syndrome): Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Need to be careful with spatial judgement. Perhaps it's no real Valium substitute, but I'm much more relaxed generally taking it. Irregular sleep pattern, but have had sleep problem most of my adult life. May be helping with cramp problem in legs and toes. Valium-like properties seem to be wearing off with the side-effects.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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biker72
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biker72
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: None
Stiffness: Some
function: Most
external_stress: Little
Stickman: little
Description:M43y
FM:6y Dx
CFS:6y Dx
I am: g
I have:
ME/CFS

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Apr 24, 2013 (Started Nov 17, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 20, 2011 (Started Nov 17, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Helps to manage pain well, but may not be tolerated well by everyone. I notice perhaps more memory issues since taking Neurontin again.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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SoreMomma
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SoreMomma
Sex: 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: < $25 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: < $25 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: < $25 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: < $25 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
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 37
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: $50-99 monthly

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