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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
7/25/2014 2:11:53 AM

Reviewer: Cathie, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I started this about 2 weeks ago. Prior to this I had been taking 125mg of topamax a day. The topamax didn't help at all for sever daily headaches. This medicine was prescribed to me, first at 25mg then increased to 50mg. The 25 mg dose was extremely ineffective in treating my headaches. I also expierence side effects such as dry mouth, peeing more often, weight gain, loss of appetite, and moo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
7/15/2014 8:29:58 PM

Reviewer: Whiz, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was scripted this medication to help with nerve pain while sleeping. I thought I had hit gold because right away I was sleeping better without my pain. Within a short amount of time (although I did not connect it until recently) I became confused and extremely anxious. After a month and a half of taking this med, I checked myself into the hospital. Of course, no one connected my symptoms with ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
7/11/2014 1:43:36 PM

Reviewer: gamabetin, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have severe phantom pains from my amputation and am taking neuroton but some one told this medicine is better

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
7/6/2014 5:41:21 PM

Reviewer: JudyMac:), 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Prescribed for chronic, severe to acute headaches. Have taken for one month so far. There are days my headaches are a little better and days there is no change. I rated this medication as an overall 4 because when you wake up with a headache every day or your headache wakes you up in the middle of the night, relief on any level is a good thing! Hoping this medication will be more effective with ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
6/30/2014 5:35:19 PM

Reviewer: JPT, Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was taking Norco for the pain with no side affects. I have the weight gain, the funky dreams and I get nasty with people. Not like me. I am going to go back to the Norco.

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