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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/18/2015 7:54:38 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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I have used neurontin in varying doses since 2002. It has been a reliable help and has kept me from totally losing my mind. MS is such a strange and uncertain disease but I can always count on this med to give me the relief I need. I would gladly recommend it to anyone dealing with neuropathic pain.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/9/2015 10:45:24 AM

Reviewer: raegun67, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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I have MS and severe nerve pain. The doctor put me on this in June of 2013. I was unable to walk or use my hands. It felt like I was walking on and grasping broken glass. I started on 300mg 3x a day. After the first dose, I felt relief. I am now taking 600mg 4x a day. I haven't had any side effects that I've noticed. I can tell if I have missed a dose. I thank God for this medicine. It has ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/26/2015 4:02:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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Nerve Damage in neck from car accident/whiplash. Many injections, Nerve Blocks through out neck and even a nerve blocks on the 3rd occipital nerve. The nerve blocks and injections work for years. Well not now! I was finally sent to a doc that put me on this med. It works very well. I still have pain but gabapentin has been a blessing. I sleep more at nite. I also take trazadone at night. I a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/18/2015 9:34:35 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
12/10/2014 12:45:01 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

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Current Rating: 5

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