161 patient evaluations for Gabapentin with a burden rating of Not at all

biker72
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biker72
Gender: 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
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: < $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
  • 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: $50-99 monthly

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RVPAPPY
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RVPAPPY
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
Parkinson's

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Feb 15, 2013 (Started Oct 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 2400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: side effect was hard to figure out. I also have problems with siezures and this was assumed to be an asociated issue with that for a long time.

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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: < $25 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: < $25 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: < $25 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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isilzha
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isilzha
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Some
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F41y
FM:11y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Oct 19, 2012 (Started Aug 14, 2012)

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

Oct 8, 2012 (Started Aug 14, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: unfortunately, I have to be on the maximum dose to get any real benefit, but because of expense, I'm quitting it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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