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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
6/4/2014 3:54:12 PM

Reviewer: Big Dave, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking this med for six years now. It is very effective for the burning, stinging, ant-biting, "frozen numbness" sensations on and in my hands and legs caused by a severe case of diabetic peripheral neuropathy. I take 600mg three times a day. I tried using 300mg three times a day, but had to go back to 600. I even went seven days completely without it. By the end of the seve ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
6/2/2014 10:26:50 AM

Reviewer: Honeylump, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started taking this after a painful bout with shingles in my right eye. I take1800mgs a day. I was taking 2700 mgs. but I could not stay awake. My memory has suffered. I also have bowel problems. It has also helped diabetic neuropathy in my feet a little bit.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
5/20/2014 5:13:57 PM

Reviewer: Robby, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Contracted loss of memory both new and old. Could not retrieve the correct words to use. Frustration from non-communication ease. Suicidal thoughts daily after a short period.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
5/14/2014 10:11:09 PM

Reviewer: TRIPLE 6, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
STOPED TAKING IT CCAUSE DOESENT WORK RITE WITH STEROIDS THEY HAVE ME TAKING A STEROID HURTS MY STOMACH DIZZINES CONFUSIN,THE STEROID IS CALLED METHYLPREDNISOLONE 4MGRX RX2405338-03713.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
4/29/2014 9:37:03 PM

Reviewer: mamacancook, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This was prescribed for MS pain, mostly in my lower legs at night which keeps me from sleeping. It works well for the pain, but after using it(200 mg) for several months, I started experiencing VERY severe depression. Had to go off neurontin at once!!!

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