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  1. Arggh...My foot is killing me
    ... pains in my feet,burning,bottoms,tops,I just started neurontin eased it up some....

  2. 11 Weeks Post ALIF - still have back/leg pain - is this normal?
    ... is limited to the right leg and I take 1800 mg of neurontin which really helps tremendously. Another question...

  3. Happy Easter! Hope all have a pain free weekend
    ... back to my surgeon on Thursday and I am coming off my Neurontin because it has caused so much swelling in my feet...
    ... had a rough day yesterday. Since you're coming off neurontin , are you getting another nerve med in its place? ...
    ... Kyma3..... Happy Easter......How much Neurontin are you taking? Do you take it at night? Are you...
    ... being painful the past few days since coming off the Neurontin . I just don"t feel well and will be glad to see the ... before I left the hospital and they started me on the Neurontin later which really started helping my nerve pain but...
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  4. Spinal cord stimulator
    ... pain. Most of the leg pain is under control with Neurontin . It makes it liveable, but the feet are a constant ... Those aren't even touched with my oxycontin and neurontin . Since I have tried everything else, including radio...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin

  5. wanted to check up on every one ..
    ... expects a lot of major nerve pain. They did start me on Neurontin last week and it is helping the pain but now I am...
    ... the doctor's office and they have decided it is the Neurontin so the doctor told me to get off the Neurontin. She ... was before. I asked if I should slowly come off the Neurontin and she said "Oh, that is right!" If I hadn't asked...
    ... does not return , you do not deserve that.. What is neurontin any ways > never heard of that ? I was on Lyrica before...
    ... but everyone tells me I don't have much patience. Neurontin also called Gabapentin (generic name) is used for ... swelling) besides causing the shakes. Now they say that Neurontin is the only thing left so since I am swelling so bad...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone Percocet lyrica gabapentin

  6. Treatment Options
    ... my weight. I have gained 9 lbs in 1 week with the Neurontin and I know that is it and I asked them to switch me...
    ... not come back now that I am weaning myself off the Neurontin . The nurse with Home Health couldn't understand just ... reducing the Neurontin first and see if the swelling would come down. My...
    Medications also discussed in this post: chantix Xanax

  7. Nerve Pain
    ... because I do know what you are going through. The Neurontin has started helping me with mine but now have other...
    ... with no side effects even though i had them with Neurontin and Lurica. Hope tomorrow will be a better day...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Keppra

  8. Little toe
    ... sometimes the little one... never know. I was on Neurontin until I got side effects, now i am on PK but no nerve...
    ... problems with meds., have had my share of them. The neurontin , when I took it, didn't help too much..just a little...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta

  9. OMG! And i thought it was bad before, yeah right!
    ... to the toes. It got so bad I cried so they gave me Neurontin and it is finally helping with the pain. Now I am...
    ... health nurse told me yesterday it was because of the Neurontin !! Do you fee swell with Neurontin? I take 300 mgs...

  10. new nerve pain
    ... Well I finally got started on my Neurontin and have been taking it full strength for 2 days now ... How many of you have had problems with Neurontin ? I can't take Lyrica because it causes my whole body...
    ... hi Linda, I just started neurontin yesterday after my radio frequency.I have muscle spasms...
    ... have now been on antibiotic since 1/29/08. This neurontin is really making me gain weight which then that depresses...
    ... nurse said the swelling of my feet is caused by my Neurontin ! Has anyone else had that problem with Neurontin?...
    ... Linda good morning to you,hope you slept a bit.I'm on Neurontin since last friday only 300mg at night,my feet are...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  11. I'm back
    ... medication from the doctor for the nerve pain. It is Neurontin 300 mgs 3 times a day. I lost one day because the...
    ... you are getting up a bit easier....I'm sure when the Neurontin kicks in you will indeed have some relief.... Hang...

  12. Help - Newbie scheduled for surgery in 5 weeks!
    ... care of most of the pain and my doc has put me on neurontin to help with the nerve pain. It has been somewhat...
    ... I was walking around with it..I now take 100mg of Neurontin at bedtime too which helps alot... I have been...

  13. Best (or worst) treadmill for back?
    ... Hi, I'm doing fairly well this week. I think the neurontin is kicking in finally. I am taking 600mgs at bedtime...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  14. NEW tingling after first PT session??
    ... treadmill. I am taking percocet twice a day and 600mg of neurontin at bedtime. I just wondered if you felt physically...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  15. Back already...
    ... Moldova!) I wish cymbalta alone worked but I take neurontin too and I still have the little guys with knives stabbing...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta

  16. Lyrica nerve pain reducer is miracle
    ... all I did was yawn all afternoon. I switched over to neurontin , which helped alot, about 70 to 80% reduction. Sometimes ... when I run out of neurontin I use some left over Lyrica to hold me over, and I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  17. walked for 28 minutes !!!!
    ... take two 5/325 percocet twice a day and one 300 mg of neurontin at bedtime. I have been on the neurontin for one ... Forgot to ask the doc how long it takes for the neurontin to kick in. Hopefully it will help with the nerve ... and legs. What has been your experience with the neurontin ? How long ago was your surgery? I have never used...
    ... Hard to say how the neurontin is working..really only been taking 100 mg tablet...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  18. SI injections workers comp
    ... doing get your surgery yet?maybe that will help.I'm on neurontin but lately feeling dizzy...
    ... surgery works. Do you think the dizzyness is from the Neurontin ? Did you up the dosage or anythhing that would be...

  19. Deb...update
    ... my Cymbalta nightmare! I can't take Lyrica at all, Neurontin doesn't help very much....I would rather try other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Nortriptyline Cymbalta lyrica Medrol

  20. 2Bbackontop--10 days post-surgery
    ... from 10-325 to 5-325 twice a day and added 300mg of neurontin at bedtime. It's not going so well but I decided...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  21. Another new symptom
    ... in and is excruciating! I was recently put on neurontin for the nerve pain and it has helped so much with...
    ... had some spasms, but not the curling in. I started Neurontin a few days later and that has helped some too. Not...

  22. melissa update, please read!
    ... with the answer. I forget, have you tried the lyrica? neurontin ? Thank GOD they got you referred to University...
    ... with the answer. I forget, have you tried the lyrica? neurontin ? Thank GOD they got you referred to University...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  23. Back From My 6 Week Checkup
    ... that and I am a terrible person. I have joined the neurontin train. I start tonight with 1 300mg pill at bedtime ... well, I am at his mercy. I'll let you know how the neurontin works fo me...............Debbie...
    ... doctor, and at lease he is going to have you try the Neurontin , and I pray it will give you relief! If the lower...
    ... That would be great if it works. I took my first neurontin last night. I forgot to ask the doc so can someone...
    ... philosophy works for me. Debbie -- my experience with neurontin was that it took awhile to tell if it had any effect...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Vicodin

  24. Enough Already!
    ... vision and extreme itching. He changed it last week to Neurontin at its lowest dose and an hour after taking it, I ... also take MS Contin and Flexeril. I am to take the Neurontin 4 times a day but I have only needed it more than...
    ... will not take care of that. I probably need to be on neurontin , lyrica or topamax for the nerve pain. I will call...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril lyrica Demerol Topamax

  25. New faces , same back pain
    ... how they make me feel. I am on MS contin 30 mg 2x, Neurontin 2x lowest dose can take 4 but not up to that yet, ... with caffeine, I'm just not quite right. The BP and Neurontin are both new-last week new but I started them about...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril

  26. what is this all about???
    ... puts me on some kind of meds which is stronger than Neurontin , Lurica, keppra, etc. But has a lot of serious side...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Keppra Morphine Percocet

  27. I'mmmm Back...
    ... in a few days with food first. He also put me on neurontin (sp?) and none too soon. I have been in absolute...
    ... from MsContin and Flexeril to MsContin, Skelaxin, Neurontin , BP meds w/a diuretic attached, Albuterol inhaler...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Skelaxin Albuterol Singulair

  28. Possible Nerve Pain Referred to Knee
    ... You can try the nerve pain meds like lyrica and neurontin if you havent tried those yet. Hope you are feeling...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  29. New here...no firm diagnosis
    ... be at a loss and that is very discouraging. I take Neurontin for the sharp pains (helps some) and Tramadol for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tramadol

  30. Problems sitting two weeks after L3-L4 PLIF....
    ... front of my thighs. Before I had surgery, I tried neurontin for a while, to see if it would help the sciatic pain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin lyrica

  31. Cherir -- Question about S1 Nerve Root Irritation
    ... take it during the day. Also I'm on cymbalta and neurontin , but not happy about the side effects/memory issues...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Skelaxin Cymbalta

  32. Neurontin Or Topomax?
    ... considering nerve meds. I have narrowed it down to neurontin or topomax and would like to here from anyone who...
    ... Hi, I have not yet tried Neurontin , but I had tried Topamax on two different occasions ... I am going to talk to my doctor on Monday about Neurontin as an alternative to the Lyrica. Hopefully, I can...
    ... I currently use Lyrica (which is essentially Neurontin ) and Topamax together and my PM doc says that the...
    ... Hi, I was on neurontin 2700mg a day for over a year. Biggest thing that was ... than I should be on but after the high doseage of neurontin they had to match it up to get the same relief. I ... now. I drive now, didn't feel alert enough on the neurontin to drive at all. Never took the topomax. But I have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax lyrica Cymbalta Lortab

  33. I fainted and fell into a wall - thoughts?
    ... pharmacist thought was a high starting dose. I have tried Neurontin and Lyrica in the past, and both put me in walking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin Ultram Cymbalta lyrica

  34. Justoneofus -- Flare-up?
    ... effects. I’m staying on a very low dose of Neurontin and believe it helps some, but am unimpressed. I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Cymbalta

  35. pain, pain and more pain!
    ... Melissa. Sorry to hear things arent much better. The Neurontin is "usually" not a replacment for your pain meds, ... taken in conjunction with your pain meds. Expect the Neurontin to make you very tired and loopy for a few weeks and ... for any serious side effects. You have to let the Neurontin build up in your system in order to see how much it...

  36. Update on my nerve pain
    ... put me on the same pain killers, muscle relaxors and Neurontin , which when I asked him if it caused weight gain he...
    ... for those nerves to heal. I took a very high dose of neurontin 2700 mgs a day! youcan take up to 3200mg a day, but ... The nerve meds are what you wnat to concentrate on, neurontin , lyrica, topomax. they take time to find the right...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax Lortab lyrica

  37. Prayers needed!
    ... and it ruled out a stroke. So I was reading up on neurontin and it may be the cause of some of this. I just don...
    ... dehydrated when you eat, and it's totally possible that the neurontin and tramadol could be causing her confusion. I hope...
    ... Dee, Neurontin does to you - confusion can be part of the side effects ... no idea how do I and everybody else gains weight on Neurontin since I have no appetite at all. So dizzy, nausea...
    ... They discontinued that med and are concerned that neurontin combined with prednisone injection and dehydration...
    ... Apparently neurontin can also make you go completely bonkers to especially...
    ... I'm glad to hear your mom is much better. How much Neurontin was she taking? I took 2400 mgs a day, but not that...
    ... official reason for her admittance: Dehydration due to neurontin reaction....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prednisone Tramadol Cymbalta

  38. Praying for deb!
    ... would be Tegretol (anti-seizure med). He said if the Neurontin made me feel goofy then the Topomax would probably ... gain (I have gained 10 pounds on the Cymbalta and Neurontin ) but he said you don't usually see weight gain with...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Nortriptyline Tegretol Cymbalta

  39. Topomax Questions
    ... damage and pain. I have already tried Lyrica and Neurontin . Can anyone share their experiences with Topomax...
    ... damage and pain. I have already tried Lyrica and Neurontin . Can anyone share their experiences with Topomax...
    ... until it blocked my migrains, now I am on it and one Neurontin for nerve pain and I'm still feeling liKe I'm dying...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Topamax

  40. Finally, I am getting some relief!
    ... taking 9 meds every night (Coumadin, beta-blockers, PK, Neurontin , etc.) and if I read about side effects - it sounds ... scary. But so far so good except for Neurontin (makes you gain weight, but at least helps with pain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coumadin

  41. Leg aches after spinal fusion
    ... year or even 2 to heal the nerve pain.I am taking Neurontin and it's still hurts a lot. Best of luck on your...

  42. Help, I Need Somebody, Help, My Surgeon Won't!!???
    ... for these 6 months) Still on meds and have been on Neurontin , mobic, etc. for last 3 years (also tore ACL in 2004...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Mobic methylprednisolone

  43. Nerve pain post surgery
    ... even touch nerve pain. Most common nerve meds are Neurontin (garabpentin), Lyrica (sister drug to neurontin),...
    ... haven't forgotten was the pain! I was sent home with Neurontin and Norco and Dilaudid which didn't touch my pain...
    ... killing effect on the nerve pain. I know for me I was on neurontin , 2700mg a day, for over a year and did need increases...
    ... intense, my legs and feet bother me the most. I take Neurontin for the nerve pain, Percocet as a PK. And some other...
    ... pain at least can be somewhat help with narco PK, but Neurontin doesn't really help enough to be able to sleep or...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta lyrica Norco dilaudid Percocet

  44. new to the boards..need experienced advice!
    ... excellent DR but he questioned me once why am I on Neurontin , this is antisessure medication. When I told him...

  45. Back to the Spine Dr. again!
    ... away, I have time to recover - but even high dose of Neurontin , Percocet and others don't help much at this point...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  46. Please help me understand MRI
    ... for responding. Basically the last doctor gave me Neurontin , Flexiril,and Darvocet.He scheduled another appt....

  47. Restarting Injections
    ... about your accident...but do understand...yup...the neurontin did that to me....made me "stupid"...turned left on...
    ... I had to stop Lyrica too for the side effects but neurontin works for me and now I have to deal with being extremely...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  48. Leg pain after L5/S1 fusion
    ... pain from a headache, etc....a drug like Lyrica, or neurontin ....
    ... Lurica, got many side effects. I was on Keppra Was on Neurontin and now back on it again. Good luck to you on your...
    ... taking it but then the pain returned. He then gave me Neurontin to try and see if it helped ease the nerve pain. ...
    ... help. Did not get any weight on it. Than I was on Neurontin for a year. I gain a little weight but I think this...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Keppra Prednisone

  49. Update on my boyfriend's condition
    ... never as much as I have now. I had to go back to Neurontin and Neurologist as well as PM will be watching my...

  50. New Pain and Problems.....
    ... straight down hill fast! My doctor just took me off neurontin and put me on Cymbalta. I am to have an upper EMG...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultram Cymbalta lyrica

  51. Newbie - Just had IDET
    ... relief. It was at that point the doctor put me on Neurontin . Neurontin was a lifesaver for 2 weeks. It worked...
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  52. Cymbalta withdrawal
    ... Would that be a Nascar Bug? :) I am on Cymbalta and Neurontin for nerve pain. The pain is not controlled with this...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta maxalt

  53. So, what's next?
    ... works for you and also the Radio Frequency. I am on Neurontin and it helps somewhat...weaning off the Cymbalta so...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta

  54. burning toes
    ... you there are meds that helps tremendously. I was on neurontin but the dosage was 2700mg a day and that was taking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  55. Leg pain from prior back injury/surgery
    ... pain they have tried ESI's, sympathetic nerve blocks, Neurontin , Cymbalta and physical therapy for the past almost...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta

  56. leg pain after lumbar fusion
    ... too much. Were you given something like lyrica or neurontin to see if that helps?? Try to be patient. Angry...
    ... stop taking it immediately and he wants to try me on Neurontin instead. I'm waiting for the prescription to be filled...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  57. Anyone with similar problems post fusion? Starting to think I'm crazy!
    ... problem at about 4 months post op. I blamed it on the Neurontin or Skelaxin I was taking. I felt like I was swelling...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin lyrica

  58. Good News!!!
    ... are treating her migranes with our good old friend neurontin in hopes it will lessen her migranes thus lessen the...

  59. Can't take much more...
    ... I have actually thought about asking to go off the Neurontin and Cymbalta and start on Topomax. You are right...
    ... look into switching to Topomaz and discontinue the Neurontin and Cymbalta. Take care of two problems at one time...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta maxalt

  60. Michael 8466.....
    ... 2 times/week I currently take Cymbalta and Neurontin . I still have pain in both legs, right worse than...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta

  61. Laminectomy and Foraminotomy
    ... bit better, in the first surgery he started taking neurontin and since the second, is taking Lyrica. He will enter...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  62. Neuropathy
    ... gotten significantly worse. The meds such as Lyrica, Neurontin and Cymbalta cause pain in his eyes so he can't take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta lyrica

  63. life after spinal cord stimulator surgery
    ... able to get a good, stable program going. I was on Neurontin before the stim and no longer take it. I will warn...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lexapro Zanaflex Cymbalta lunesta

  64. Taking a Break
    ... Heya Deb -- I'm taking cymbalta neurontin and flexeril though hoping to get off some of em soon...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Cymbalta

  65. Not sure what to do next
    ... and intense lower back pain. The pm started me on neurontin for the pain, along with vicodin as needed. While...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tramadol Vicodin lyrica

  66. Topamax questions
    ... questions tonight! Bear with me.:) I am currently on Neurontin and Cymbalta. I can only take 30 mgs. of Cymbalta ... patients anyway if I could possibly stop the Cymbalta and Neurontin and just go on Topomax? Is the Topomax as effective ... on nerve pain as Neurontin ? Does Topomax cause the same memory loss and brain ... fog as Neurontin ? Thanks everyone for your input. Deb...
    ... re quite individual. For me, they're not as bad as neurontin . But, I didn't do as well overall on neurontin. ...
    ... together and that the Topamax serves to augment the Neurontin . I take both Topamax and Lyrica, which is essentially ... the newer version of Neurontin and, according to my PM doctor, they work especially ... you might be able to choose between keeping your Neurontin and adding the Topamax (and dropping the Cymbalta...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta maxalt Topamax lyrica

  67. strange things going on
    ... resolved now. I didn't have a brain fog or anything, the Neurontin does that for me! It has definitely helped my mood...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta

  68. Round2 any results
    ... life a little more confortable. My GP prescribed me Neurontin , and tramadol for the pain which seems to be working...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tramadol Cymbalta

  69. Hi
    ... meds. will help you a bit....I personally cannot take neurontin ...it made me soooo stupid..maybe the cymbalta will...
    ... must say it is helping me with my nerve pain, I tried neurontin years ago and too couldn't stand that med I was just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta lyrica

  70. General Practioner and Back Update
    ... meds. Unfortunately, I could not take either the Neurontin or the Lyrica. I reacted severly to both of them...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta lyrica

  71. Tired Of Pain
    ... the ns. Just my opinion, of course. Other than neurontin and Lyrica, you could try Cymbalta or topomax for...
    ... taking it for 3 mths now and I love it. I've tried neurontin and lyrica previously. For the first 6 wks Topamax...
    ... he changes it and tries something else. I was on Neurontin for a year and told him that in the beginning helped...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta lyrica Topamax Keppra

  72. question about L5-S1 ruptured disc
    ... you taking any meds to calm your sciatic nerve, like neurontin , lyrica or topamax? I certainly wish you only the...
    ... ask him about putting you on a nerve relaxer, like neurontin , lyrica or topamax. I've tried all three and am currently...
    ... relaxers I've taken in the past. Previously, I've tried Neurontin and Lyrica but my leg and foot didn't respond to either...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax lyrica

  73. High BP from meds maybe???
    ... them check my kidney function too. I have been on neurontin and or lyrica for like over two years now. The lyrica...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  74. Surgeon Appt Update
    ... now. I've been on other nerve meds in the past - neurontin (didn't like, bad side effects) and lyrica (didn't...
    ... the non-narcotic drugs you've mentioned -- Cymbalta, Neurontin , etc. -- but I am very sensitive to side effects so...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax Cymbalta lyrica Oxycodone

  75. discouraged
    ... relaxers since my back journey began, first I tried neurontin , then lyrica and now I take topamax. The only one ... I didn't like was neurontin , the side effects were terrible. I'm not certain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin Percocet Topamax Vicodin lyrica