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  1. Gabitril
    ... prescription by his pain dr. He has tried Lyrica and Neurontin but they didn't work for him. Thanks, Lynne...
    ... No, the generic name for Neurontin is Gabapentin and Gabitril's generic name is Tiagabine...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica gabitril gabapentin

  2. 2nd MRI of pelvic this time!!!
    ... hopefully you will get lucky. I also can't take Neurontin or Lyrica... had extremely adverse reactions to them...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultram Vicodin lyrica

  3. Pain but doc. says it looks good
    ... and gave me anti-depressants. She said stay on the Neurontin because it is not making me swell. Well two days ... reduce by 300mg each week until I'm done. I read about Neurontin and it has some nasty withdrawal side effects. I...

  4. Still no answers!!!
    ... are behind like $1,500 in payment now.I am on the neurontin & ultram he just recently put me on this,and i dont...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultram

  5. Six months and fusing!!
    ... than channel 11! I have reduced my night time dose of Neurontin from 2400mg to 1600mg and we are working our way down...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Tylenol

  6. stopping lyrica
    ... you. Except my weight gain was with or is with the neurontin . 15 lbs to be exact in 7 weeks and still climbing...
    ... I feel your pain. I put on 15 lbs. with neurontin . It sure feels like a slap in the face that you're ... having surgery this week and I'm hoping to go off the neurontin ASAP. Hang in there and do what YOU need to do....
    ... I gained also with Neurontin . I'm post gastric bypass so that is not good. The...
    ... I was taking Neurontin for some time, and the side effects were just too ... weight so far. To me , its far better than taking Neurontin , or Cymbalta. The only prob I had was with dizziness...
    ... too! I hope things work out better with you off the neurontin . I still need to call my doc, but I am only take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Cymbalta

  7. Nerve Pain worst then usual
    ... still no relief. It never worked for me. I am now on neurontin , and it still dont help. I hope you find relief soon...
    ... put me on the Medrol dose pack twice. I then tried Neurontin , then tried Lyrica. Nothing was working. As a last...
    ... to the Lyrica they tried me on. I am allergic to Neurontin & Lyrica. I have the Cymbalta in my cabinet filled ... some nerve pain meds. Name them for him.. LYRICA, NEURONTIN , CYMBALTA, TOPAMAX.. there are more! There is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Medrol Cymbalta lyrica Topamax

  8. Still In Pain Or Depressed????
    ... she was thinking about it and she wants me off the Neurontin . I've gained weight and have swelling. I think that...
    ... Hi again HEssie..... Yea.. I hear about that Neurontin ... My friend was taking it and had to slowly ease...
    ... because only thing that can hold it all. I'm hoping the Neurontin does not bother me. Usually I'm pretty good when...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Soma Valium Percocet Skelaxin sudafed

  9. The nights are so hard
    ... position. You would think that after taking soma, neurontin , dilaudid, and celexa I would be knocked out and pain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celexa Soma dilaudid

  10. What can help control this Pain?
    ... outcome. Thank you Rachel:) Have you tried Neurontin ? it is a med that they found helps with nerve pain ... damage, and many other fun things. My PM tried the Neurontin and it worked wonders for me. Not I get to deal with...
    ... classic symptoms of nerve pain. I would try to get the neurontin prescribed and if that does the trick then it IS nerve...
    ... rethro did not show on the mri. Anyways I am taking neurontin and it has not touched me, I am up to 1800mg a day...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone Motrin dilaudid

  11. ok is neurontin suppose to work?
    ... then you might need to try something new. The Neurontin worked great for me, and others on here, but there...
    ... for one doesn't for another. I am allergic to Neurontin and Lyrica. Did you have a flexing MRI? You may...
    ... Welcome! I'm so sorry your suffering with this. For me neurontin has been my life saver, I take 2700 mg a day along...
    ... pains in my legs were diminising. So I quit taking the neurontin to see what was working and it returned. Yes I am...
    ... you believe I was eventually ramped up to 4800mg of Neurontin a day. Never touched the pain. :( I made the decision...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Cymbalta

  12. Lyrica and Gaining Weight
    ... Ollie I am not sure about the lyrica, but I am on neurontin and I have gained 15 lbs in the last 7 weeks. You...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  13. Too soon for Paranoia?
    ... my nerve pain because I ended up being allergic to Neurontin and Lyrica.:)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  14. 6 Weeks Post-Op Laminectomy
    ... pain. Three weeks after surgery the doctor prescribe Neurontin . It worked somewhat but, I still get the burning pain...
    ... Purple"]Hi, I'm sorry your still in pain, how much neurontin do you take? it may ebyou just need it upped a lil...

  15. I'm not doing good guys :(
    ... are perhaps your doc can increase the dose. I take neurontin and I'm up to 2700 mg a day, up until the past week...

  16. what Pt said
    ... retaining water. I'm not convinced that it is not the Neurontin or Skelaxin causing it. I see the ortho Wed. Anyway...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Skelaxin

  17. Lyrica
    ... the brain so you don't know your in pain basically. Neurontin works rather well for me. It doesn't take all the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  18. BAD night tonight
    ... pain factor. Don't suppose that increase in the Neurontin could be flaring you up in anyway do you? I know...

  19. calf pain a new one for me
    ... and foot pain post-op as well. The Dr. put me on Neurontin and it worked like a champ. Take care and I hope...
    ... failed back' patient, and have permanent nerve damage. Neurontin does work for some people, as do injections. Neither...
    ... failed back' patient, and have permanent nerve damage. Neurontin does work for some people, as do injections. Neither...

  20. Side effects from Meds.
    ... Skelaxin, 2400 mg per day Gabapentin ( Neurontin generic), 1800 mg per day Dextroamphetamine...
    ... dr. and pharmacy. They both say it is probably the Neurontin causing my pain. So I cut in half. I feel a little...
    ... I dunno. Just tryin to help. I am allergic to Neurontin and Lyrica. My body had horrific reactions to them...
    ... HI, Sorry for butting in here but I am on 2700 mg neurontin , could you maybe go into detail about the pain your ... about a month ago. I never thought of it being the neurontin . I have been on it for over a year now. I also take...
    ... cramps in my feet now. I do want to mention that the neurontin does have the side effect of forgetfullness, I HATE...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Propoxyphene Skelaxin gabapentin Bextra Celebrex Vioxx Cymbalta lyrica Percocet Vicodin

  21. Pain Med Update
    ... times a day (down from 4), but am not on Lyrica or Neurontin . I hope we both do well on our med changes, but...
    ... until the pain is too much. I'm on Skelaxin and Neurontin also....
    ... afraid of being dependent on it. I am also prescribed Neurontin 900 mg per day, however I am not taking it...I can...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco Oxycodone Percocet Skelaxin Ultram lyrica Morphine Oxycontin

  22. 5 weeks post op
    ... pain I had before surgery. It never ends. I'm on Neurontin , Skelaxin and Darvocet and still in pain. I see...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin

  23. left foot burning, hurts to touch it!
    ... different from the original pain. I am on 2700 mg a day of neurontin for my nerve pain but mine is permanent from the nerve...
    ... crap are really the anti siezure type of meds like neurontin or one of the many others in this particular group...
    ... without nerve meds, as am probably allergic to the both neurontin and lyrica. I am now almost 9 months. I still have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta lyrica

  24. Does a Tens Unit mean no pain meds?
    ... as time passes. Are you on any nerve pain meds like neurontin or lyrica? I'm assuming your having nerve pain? please...
    ... nerve root due to long term compression. I went the Neurontin route, and was taking very large doses with only minimal...
    ... as time passes. Are you on any nerve pain meds like neurontin or lyrica? I'm assuming your having nerve pain? please...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin lyrica

  25. 4 1/2months post op TLIF w/screws and rods
    ... 1800 mg of Skelaxin for the muscle pain and 2400mg of Neurontin . Still in pain. I don't know when the pain will...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Skelaxin Ultram

  26. Update on finding new Dr.
    ... that has to count for something. I have had my neurontin upped one more pill, now up to 2700mg a day and also...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Vicodin

  27. Higher Dose Lyrica
    ... I had been on Neurontin for year when I was switched to Lyrica. Initially ... Other than that I am fine. Remember I had a year on Neurontin so I was use to the dizzy and sleepy side effects...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  28. Post Surgery numbness/weakness
    ... doctor for one of the many nerve pain meds out there, neurontin , lyrica etc. they can help you thru the painful part...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  29. Will the pain ever go?
    ... Darvocet. I don't notice it helping. I'm on 1800 mg of Neurontin and 2400 mg of Skexin. You know what happens with...

  30. Lots of questions....can anyone help?
    ... wonderful, confusing world of back pain! I've been on Neurontin for a couple of years. Wether it helps or not is hard...

  31. How on earth are we suppose to deal with all of this? Anyone?
    ... it was determined to be my nerves. I was put on Neurontin , it has worked miracles for me, no more of the burning...

  32. Skelaxin
    ... 2400mg per day. I also am taking 1800mg of Gapapentin ( Neurontin ). I take Ultram too. I'm still in pain. But,...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultram

  33. Need help in understanding my MRI report....
    ... Yes. I am on Neurontin , Vicodin, and Ultracet. I have been taking these meds...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultracet Vicodin

  34. Microdiscectomy/ post-op
    ... recovery for me because I was/am unable to take the Neurontin to help calm the damage nerve down. On several post...

  35. Microdiscectomy L4 L5 Nov 22 06
    ... alot like I had after my surgery and my Dr. put me on Neurontin . That med for me was a blessing. I hope not, but...
    ... of surgery did you have and when? I did try the Neurontin when I was in the throes of pain and all it seemed...
    ... sleep. Just a thought, but have you tried to take the neurontin at bedtime? That's what I had to end up doing. Otherwise...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  36. Neurotin - weird informtion and questions
    ... Neurontin is definitely scary. My dh was on it last year and...
    ... Hi Everyone, I have been on neurontin for over a year now, I can't imagine how I would have ... understand how that could make you concerned, is the neurontin helping the pain? if so then try not to concentrate ... comforting for you to know that my cousin has been on neurontin for 7 years with no side effects, it's used for his...
    ... have you on and what are you up to so far? Typically Neurontin doesn't work until you are at the full dosage. If...
    ... My sister is bi-polar, and has been on neurontin before, although she isn't on it at this time. ...
    ... foot. I take the oxy and perc for back pain and the neurontin to try and help with the nerve pain. If your dr...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Valium

  37. 1 Month Post Op PLIF L4-S1 Dr. Visit
    ... pain? I had that awful burning pain as well, and the neurontin worked great for me. Do what makes you feel safe...

  38. Post Surgery Pain
    ... of 06. I am currently taking vicodin, relafen, and neurontin for pain although, in all honesty, I don't know how ... much the neurontin is helping. My question is how long will I have this...
    ... many that have and found some relief with it. The neurontin may be helping you more than you think. Many don ... reduce the other meds you are taking. I can't take neurontin , as I am one of those that had serious adverse reaction...
    ... and muscle pain on both sides of the scar. I'm on Neurontin 1800 mg, Skelaxin 2400mg and Ultram ER 300 mg. With ... I should have any pain at all. I also thought the Neurontin is not working. But like a previous post said, we...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Codeine Relafen Tylenol Vicodin Skelaxin Ultram

  39. about neurontin?
    ... I've been on 1500 mg of neurontin for months and have been an occasional drinker with...

  40. Terrible pain in neck and thoractic area
    ... blades. You can wear three at a time. I also take Neurontin and Skelaxin. Also recuperating from fusion surgery...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin lidoderm

  41. Horrible Leg Pain Following Lumbar Fusion
    ... leg, but it should go away. He also prescribed me Neurontin for the nerve pain, which has been a great help the...

  42. Disc-o-gram question
    ... and that is without nerve meds (can't take Lyrica or Neurontin ). Actually felt fantastic until almost 7 months...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin Vicodin lyrica

  43. Results from Dr. visit wednesday
    ... an EMG and something else (can't remember what, neurontin ) I really can't stand the thought of all of that again...
    ... morophine does not work well for me either. I can't take Neurontin , and Lyrica.. Im sure the list goes on... but if I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone Ultracet Ultram Vicodin lyrica

  44. Lyrica and weight gain???
    ... any other nerve pain/repair meds besides Lyrica or Neurontin ?? (I have been on both). I been in recovery for an...
    ... just won't work for me!! :-) Maybe I can try the Neurontin again. I dont' know, I have another month on the...
    ... than either on their own. As for the Lyrica, both Neurontin and Lyrica's side effects usually subside after the...
    ... combination for weight gain. Funny thing is I was on Neurontin for a year. For the first 9 months I gained weight...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Celebrex Flexeril Tylenol Topamax

  45. Lumbar fusion...right leg nerve damage....need some encouraging words!
    ... diagonosed with RSD. I am currently taking 600 mg neurontin in am and 300 mg noon and night. As well as 40mg of...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycontin Percocet

  46. Reply to "Here we go again"
    ... I have my son home for a few weeks. I have had my neurontin increased to 2700 mg a day and have been taking a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  47. true healing time?
    ... around my fusion area in the Cervical. I used to take Neurontin for the nerve pain, but my insurance started making...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone

  48. Went to new Pain Management Dr.
    ... Sage, Haven't you been on Neurontin or Lyrica or Topamax? I believe that out of the three ... the least effective of the three. Lyrica is like Neurontin with less side effects. Nerve pain does not respond...
    ... of my missing information: Yes, I have been on neurontin ...that stuff is dangerous....made me so stupid I went...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax lyrica Cymbalta

  49. Has anyone had any experience with Lyrica for nerve damage pain?
    ... land all day and night. Pain was still there. The Neurontin worked best for me for the nerve pain. Happy holiday...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  50. can back cause foot and ankle pain
    ... like I had slight sprain in it. My Dr. put me on Neurontin for that and the leg pain, amazingly in my case, it...

  51. UPDATE.. Back, Neck, Pain, ETC.
    ... called Skelaxin 800 mg. She wants me to increase the Neurontin to 600 mg three times a day. So that is 1800 a day...
    ... called Skelaxin 800 mg. She wants me to increase the Neurontin to 600 mg three times a day. So that is 1800 a day...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin Ultram Cymbalta lyrica

  52. Post Disc Replacement Complications
    ... and could last 5 mos. - 1 yr. I was taken off of Neurontin and put on Lyrica 75mg then increased to 150 mg (2xday ... ). I went off of Lyrica and back on Neurontin to see if it helps....
    ... I understand what you are feeling. They put me on Neurontin and I had a very adverse reaction with severe muscle ... not high on my list of wants. If the Lyrica and Neurontin aren't working for you, you might ask them to try...
    ... I understand what you are feeling. They put me on Neurontin and I had a very adverse reaction with severe muscle ... not high on my list of wants. If the Lyrica and Neurontin aren't working for you, you might ask them to try...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Cymbalta

  53. Strange Joint Aches- Part of the Same Old Pain?
    ... done with the Cymbalta, it will leave me with just Neurontin , Toprol (beta blocker), Simvastatin (cholesterol)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Simvastatin Toprol Cymbalta

  54. Inspiration wanted!!
    ... Before the back surgery I started with Tramadol and Neurontin . After a while the pain got like breathing to me...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tramadol

  55. new med and interesting info about mri
    ... chemistry (I am very thin and small) I am currently using Neurontin (for the nerve pain -100mg one or 2 a day), 5 mg....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin Skelaxin Valium Cymbalta

  56. a failure in my own success
    ... day depending on activity level) and 2400 mgs. of Neurontin at night. You have had so many struggles the last...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab Cymbalta

  57. how much pain meds do you take
    ... I've been taking 300 mg of Neurontin since June. Now I'm on Ultracet extended release...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone Ultracet Valium

  58. Numbness in upper back
    ... surgery I had started therapy. See your dr. I take Neurontin for the pain....

  59. Hi everyone, new member
    ... well, only mine came after surgery. Dr. put me on Neurontin (gabapentin is the generic name) and that has worked...
    Medications also discussed in this post: gabapentin

  60. help!!! options for DDD??
    ... Wendy: I've been on Motrin, Neurontin (I have sciatica) from herniation, and valium, (Vicodin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Mobic Motrin Valium Vicodin Cymbalta

  61. Dang it! Grrr...Why Won't this pain go away?
    ... The pain, maybe you need a nerve pain type med like neurontin ? I hope you find relief soon. God Bless ...

  62. How do I know if spinal fusion is the right surgical procedure?
    ... back on track. I still have some pain-I still take Neurontin while the nerve pain calms down, but I am feeling...

  63. Positive effects Of Lyrica
    ... side effect and that is weight gain. After a year on Neurontin I lost 17 lbs of the early weight gain. Now guess ... gaining weight, I will just go back to my nighttime Neurontin dosage of 1600mg. Lyrica is Neurontin without the...
    ... it to help. I recently stopped Lyrica and went to Neurontin . When I stopped, I was taking Lyrica 150MG twice ... lot. It has been about a month since I switched to Neurontin and most of these problems have dissapeared. Some ... the back pain was much worse while I changed drugs. Neurontin helps the pain, but it also takes a lot of it to help ... 300MG pill, around noon. I am interested in how much Neurontin others take, and how it helps them. I will search...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  64. You guys are scaring me!!!
    ... I spend on my butt or standing, the better. I take neurontin 900 mg a day plus 50 mg of elavil. I am a triathlete...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Elavil

  65. Take a moment. Help. Pain never controlled.
    ... physiatrist (she liked giving injections). Anyway, I was on Neurontin (helped), and Celebrex (helped alot since Vioxx off...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Percocet Tylenol Ultram Vioxx

  66. Life: 1 year after PLIF L5-S1
    ... 2-25 mg. amitriptylene and 3 x 300 mg gabapentin ( neurontin ), plus feldene (an a/i) that doesn't seem to help...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Elavil Feldene gabapentin

  67. Hey Tammy! are you out there?
    ... instead and see if that helps. Remember I can't take Neurontin or Lyrica.. those really bad swelling episodes with...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Methadone Vicodin Cymbalta lyrica

  68. Pain meds: kind and dosages/ Questions for postop visit
    ... pain (still do) so I was/am taking 2700 mg/day of Neurontin . What I remember my doc telling me was that Percocet ... problem. I did that back in Sept. I still take the Neurontin and I still take the occasional Vicodan. I am usually...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone Percocet Tylenol

  69. Chebird and Zeroman!!!
    ... also play a huge role in this. They have you on Neurontin and Lyrica at the same time? Hmm. that's the first...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  70. UPDATE - Good and Unknowns
    ... flared up badly a few times. I can't take Lyrica or Neurontin .. I have serious adverse reactions to them. The doctor...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone Percocet Ultracet Ultram Cymbalta lyrica

  71. spinal stenosis w/ muscle spasms
    ... to reach something a few weeks ago. I have taken Neurontin for 3 yrs, which has helped with nerve pain, but not...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Skelaxin Ultram

  72. Suzy-Q Report- Some Good, Some ...Not So Good
    ... problem is likely our attempt to reduce my dose of Neurontin . We have put it back up to 2700 mg/day and the worst...

  73. Im So Ticked Off
    ... I can't remember my name half the time due to the neurontin , that does come in handy sometimes tho, lol. I...

  74. Why is this taking so long?
    ... severe nerve pain after first surgery and was put onto Neurontin which made me gain nearly 30kg. My surgeon wanted...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Valium

  75. Help! Surgery caused permanent nerve damage -- should I sue?
    ... Unfortunately there are no guarantees. I take Neurontin for the nerve pain. Not sure if it helps or not....
    ... surgery. (I do have an occassional good day). I take Neurontin every day but still am on vicodin and occassionally...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Vicodin