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  1. Hardware removal and pain
    ... I to have tried Topamax and neurontin and Gabapentine, nothing but side effects from them...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen Topamax Vicodin gabapentin

  2. Just sounding off
    ... unable to walk any distance. I believe that my Neurontin dosage has got to be upped to deal with the pain....
    ... surgery last nov. I'm still in daily pain, I too am on neurontin , 2400 mg a day, plus ES vicodin, flexiril & pamalor...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  3. Anyone have experience with Neurontin?
    ... Hi - I started taking neurontin at 300 mg/day 5 weeks ago. The first 2 days I felt ... like I haven't slept a wink. Sort of funny since neurontin , oxycodone (my pain med), and valium (for spasms) ... and signs of serious complications several times - neurontin can be a real bad drug for some folks so you've got...
    ... Hi, I have been on neurontin since nov. I take 2400 mg. now but started out on...
    ... I take Neurontin . BUT not for my back or anything related to my skeletal ... began getting reactions so the Neuro switched me to Neurontin about year 2000 or 2001. can't remember which year ... board here has a lot of info in threads concerning Neurontin cuz it's prescribed for a lot neuropathy problems ... . Yes Neurontin does a good job of masking the electrical burning ... during the day if the pain is drastic. Remember Neurontin is just a pain masker and does not cure your real ... back of me was not driveing crazy. Then I read the Neurontin can have such effects so I cut down my dosage and ... mirrow paranoia left. Oh I definately appreciate my Neurontin .. I really gotta have it or the pain gets ovewhelming...
    ... I've been on neurontin for a couple of years now. I take 400mg Am and afternoon...
    ... I took Neurontin for over a year's time and had no side effects whatsoever...
    ... for posting this question! I was just prescribed Neurontin today and was starting to look for information as...
    ... much sooner. Does anyone else have the experience of Neurontin taking so long to start helping with pain? Thanks...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone Valium Vicodin Flexeril

  4. Medication
    ... m going to try to live a "normal" day today,(with neurontin ) and see how I do tonight. The pain is always much...

  5. Foot numbness after Fusion
    ... sensations are all over my left leg. I am taking Neurontin (600 mg/day) because the numbness is only part of...

  6. Here we go again !
    ... 2-3 spondy, and possibly a lifetime on 2400 mg. of neurontin and other pain killers for life. I can't begin to...

  7. horseback riding with bum disks?
    ... another pill. At least I can walk now. I'm on 800mg neurontin 2X/day and my second epidural might be working a bit...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen Oxycodone

  8. how long for pain meds (3 weeks post op)
    ... this past Nov., I am still on meds. I take 2400 mg. neurontin , Es vicodin every 4-6 hrs., flexiril 10 mg. evey 8...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  9. lowback,right hip and leg pain
    ... all that you have already tried to fix it. I take Neurontin for my nerve pain and it is my saviour. Some people...

  10. Post Laminectomy w Fusion Leg Pain
    ... Has your surgeon put you on Neurontin ? I know that some cannot tolerate it but it is the ... had severe nighttime leg pain for over 18 months and Neurontin is the only medication that has helped. Wouldn't...
    ... person within one hour and we decided to try me on Neurontin . He was not at all surprised that I would have this...

  11. results of lower back x-ray
    ... level. or if they know its nerve pain they might try neurontin or another nerve med. but if its caused by muscle...

  12. ALIF Fusion 5 weeks ago and still in pain
    ... of pain or problem,I take vicidon for the pain and Neurontin 300mg 3 time daily for nerve damage.I hope that I...
    ... leg since nov, two level fusion. I take 2400 mg of neurontin , Es vicodin every 4-6 hrs., flexiril every 8 hrs....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  13. Suzy-Q and Post Fusion Update
    ... extent of the problem. And then I increased my neurontin dose to 600 mg/day yesterday. I feel much better...
    ... excellent muscle recovery. I will stay at the 600 mg/day neurontin level until my next visit (in 4 weeks). I can start...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Valium

  14. Entire foot numbness and Hip dysfunction
    ... doc on the 24 th to see what he says he put me on neurontin until then for the leg pain. :)...

  15. Post Op Occupation Query
    ... and can lay down when I need to. I just started on neurontin , and so far it seems to be good for me (plus I'm certainly...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Robaxin Vicodin

  16. Neutronin?
    ... with that pain. I'm trying to be optimistic about the neurontin ; just like most drugs, everyone reacts differently...
    ... Hi, I have been on neurontin since nov. 2005, I take 2400 mg. a day. The biggest...
    ... Woodworker, Neurontin /Gabapentin is an anti-seizure drug, which is often ... getting prescriptions filled. However, the fact that Neurontin and Lyrica both tend to have calcium bind to it is...
    ... Neurontin is suppose to be one of the safer drugs available...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Robaxin Tylenol Vicodin lyrica gabapentin Flexeril Topamax

  17. can't take enclosed MRI
    ... My doctor prescribed valium-I took 2 as well as 2 neurontin (which helps with anxiety in addition to nerve pain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium

  18. 4 weeks;fusion..very happy..ALMOST SCARE III
    ... me off the robaxin and the vicodin, but put me on neurontin :) plus Feldene - it's an NSAID (never heard of it ... SI joint on the right side. I'm chicken to try the neurontin yet, so took the old stuff as I'm way overdue and...
    ... yesterday, don't come down hard Sue. Don't know doesage of neurontin , but that stuff can sure help or hender, just your...
    ... Took my 2nd neurontin an hour ago - he's starting me at 300mg 3x/day. I...
    ... Morning All, The neurontin will make you sleepy until your body adjusts, Sue ... dose I felt like a big time drunk. I finally quit the neurontin , but it helped alot at the time. But still taking...
    ... So far so good with the neurontin , except I was in bed before 8 last night! And that...
    ... pain had let up some, it was truly nice. I know the neurontin is what is bothering you Sue, just hope it doesn't...
    ... next week, and maybe he'll disagree with mixing the neurontin and crossing in front of crazy fork truck drivers...
    ... thing will be alright, hope it works out Sue. Hope the neurontin is doing better for you. Thinking about you all, have...
    ... The neurontin knocks me out at night but still sleeping exactly...
    ... today; I'm sleeping really well. Bedtime cocktail neurontin , 1 10 mg elavil, 2 XST. Legs are still tired feeling...
    ... I'm being cautiously optimistic....once I took the neurontin last night, my back felt fine. Stayed up until 10...
    ... when walking, but can't do much else. I had quit the neurontin months ago but have lots of it , may try it this weekend...
    ... cart to make moving it easier. Did you try your neurontin again Okie? Ya never know, maybe it'll work for you...
    ... that seem to go forward not back. I did not try the neurontin , Sue, I will talk to surgeon first when I go next...
    ... that meds work so differently on people. I was put on Neurontin and was told it would make me drowsy. Boy was I praying...
    ... Hi Diann; what dosage of neurontin were you on? My doc started me on 3-300/day and said...
    ... for surgeon, see what is going on. I took 2 -300mg neurontin , when I took it, they finally made it 800mg and I...
    ... more miles on my running shoes..I figured out the neurontin is plugging my ears up bigtime so NOW I'm experimenting...
    ... come back down? I read somewhere in my research of neurontin that if it makes you feel drunk, it's too high a dosage...
    ... better. My appt. is the 11th, will talk to him about neurontin again, when I was only taking 300mg, was better, so...
    ... else. Hope your tailbone is better Carol & Sue. Guess neurontin is still working for you Sue, sure glad. Have a...
    ... car for 6 hours, I was/am hurting now). I took the neurontin about 6 hours apart - had a long stretch at bedtime...
    ... more pain meds and walk as much as possible. He said neurontin would only help with burning and pins & needles pain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Feldene Robaxin Vicodin Percocet Elavil Ambien Claritin

  19. 3 weeks post op Lamnaectomy still with pain
    ... nerve medication to help relieve your nerve pain? Neurontin , Lyrica, Topomax, etc. If not, maybe you can call...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  20. I am so sad....pain is worst and I don't know what to do anymore!
    ... also refused to give me any medications other than Neurontin even though I could barely walk. As I said, my pain...

  21. Quick Neurontin Question
    ... things are good at 11 weeks so far. Hope the Neurontin works well for you. Carol will be able to tell lots...
    ... Hi Suzy, Neurontin takes a little while to build up in your system. ... and then titrated up from there) I started taking neurontin a couple months ago and at first it made me feel really...
    ... some if stopped all at once. I take 2400 mg. a day of neurontin and have been taking that since nov. 05. I have severe ... that for very long:) , so they replaced that with the neurontin . I started out with 1500 mg then went to 1800, I just...
    ... percocet and attemp to deal with all the pain with neurontin alone. I am also quite disillusioned with switching ... anything liquid and to drink -"snow". That was the neurontin talking. My family thoroghly enjoyed it - the idiots ... ended up going out as Repoductive Health. Thank you, neurontin . Those people are idiots, too! Keep swimming-...
    ... are a riot!!! I've' heard some doosies about the Neurontin taking a hold of you on words and such. That should...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Vicodin Percocet Valium

  22. Swelling
    ... was gone, then the pain returned. He tried me on Neurontin & by day 4, had a "horrible reaction" to the med....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Skelaxin Vicodin lidoderm lyrica Medrol

  23. New Here/Recent Fusion
    ... works on back pain and not the leg/nerve pain. I use Neurontin for that. Some people do really well on it and others...

  24. Quietcook Motor Nerve
    ... up in critical care due to taking minimal dose of neurontin for a few days. I'm back, although won't be on a ... time, and then my spine doc (he did not prescribe the Neurontin ) did spinal injections. Thankfully she has experienced...
    ... him to be the one to change me over to Topamax from Neurontin . I only take Neurontin at night as functioning during...
    Medications also discussed in this post: gabapentin Topamax

  25. Suzy-Q Home from Boston and Have I got Some Stories For You!
    ... I just got the call that he is faxing up an Rx for neurontin (300 mg) as a first try to see if it helps. ...
    ... and my pain is very manageable. I start 300 mg of neurontin tonight so that will be a first for me. I'll be needing...
    ... too ticklish! Keep up the good work and I hope the neurontin helps out. Best, Schragie...
    ... pain in my left leg. And that after just one 300 mg neurontin last night! I was careful as i got moving this morning...
    ... I am so happy for you. I know many can't take the Neurontin , but I am with you...it definatly takes away my leg...
    ... Hi Suzy, You sound like your doing great!!! The neurontin is a life saver for me, I'm on 2400 mg daily, I still...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Valium

  26. Shoes after Surgery
    ... fooot since the past surgery. I am on 2400 mg. of neurontin , ES vicodin, flexiril and pamalor on a daily basis...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  27. 9 weeks post op and worried
    ... tried me on nerve meds which made me 10x worse and the Neurontin added to that.. had horrible pains and weakness could...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prednisone lyrica

  28. Hey Tammy, burning the midnight oil???
    ... very mild, so I deal with it. I cna't deal with no neurontin I know that, not yet anyway. Well Good luck at...
    ... feel. I have some puffyness ever since I started the neurontin , so I'm assuming that's the cause. So I'm really like...

  29. Anyone taking Lyrica
    ... allergic to that strand of nerve medication. I tried Neurontin and Lyrica. One Lyrica tablet and my whole body swelled ... up. They Neurontin .. took 4 pills and could barely get out of bed and...
    ... I am on Neurontin a similar drug and I only take it at night. This...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  30. Thoracic Pain--What to do?
    ... various medications from Ultram, Zonegram (spelling ?), Neurontin , Oxycodone, Cymbalta, Amitriptyline and what ever...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amitriptyline Oxycodone Ultram Cymbalta

  31. Completely lost....
    ... if not weened off the meds properly. I do know the neurontin can cause seizures if not weened off of them. I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  32. Is this nerve pain??
    ... post op and still suffer from it, I'm on 2400 mg. of neurontin , Es vicodin, flexiril, and pamalor, and still feel...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  33. Tammy, Sheri, Schragie, Lorie, Suzy-Q and anyone I may have missed: How are you?
    ... Sciatica in my Butt adn asked if I could go back on the Neurontin (since i did ok on it prior to surgery). So, the...
    ... Hi Lorie, The neurontin has been a life saver for me, I think(can't remember...

  34. Sympathetic Block and RSD
    ... I had always had legaches and was using 3600mgs of neurontin daily. I was figurin on workin with a lot of pills...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  35. post op nerve pain
    ... was re-done in Feb 2006 ... I am presently taking neurontin but really want to stop ......
    ... pain but narcotics don't really touch it. topamax, neurontin , lyrica, etc. - topamax worked for me the best until...
    ... I am presently taking neurontin but I really want to stop ... I hate being dependent ... more than anything. And I have been able to cut my neurontin doses in half .. which is a great accomplishment for...
    ... I am presently taking neurontin but I really want to stop ... I hate being dependent ... more than anything. And I have been able to cut my neurontin doses in half .. which is a great accomplishment for...
    ... So I had 5 good years after a L4-L5 L5-S1 fusion. Neurontin was not given during that time. Now I have nerve ... pain that is being treated with Neurontin successfully!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax lyrica

  36. Injections
    ... that this would work. Now: I'm taking 300 mg of Neurontin (just started) for the numbness in right leg and Relafen ... I should be aware that are common with Relefan and Neurontin ? 3) Any advice on getting rid of the cramps in...
    ... weekend to rest. Also...an update on the meds.... neurontin is horrible. Wow, what I read on here was correct...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Ibuprofen Relafen Topamax Ultram Vioxx

  37. Pain when I lie down.
    ... not getting any worse over a period of 18 months. Neurontin is my godsend and without it I would never get any...

  38. 4 weeks;fusion..very happy..ALMOST SCARE II
    ... again today. Feet are still bad, but will leave the neurontin alone, read Quitcooks post, scary for sure. Hope...

  39. Need help understnading MRI results
    ... spasm, it doesn't hurt but its weird. I am taking Neurontin and Celebrex but I am still in pain. I can't sleep...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  40. Infection from shot??
    ... wouldnt be feeling it as bad but I havent been taking my neurontin like I should. I dont feel great on it and so I only...

  41. C5-C6, C8-T1 radiculopathy - Scar tissue after fusion L5-S1.Lami l4-5
    ... this relentless pain. They tried me on lyrica and neurontin and believe it or not my nite pains got worse so they ... took me off of that. My pulmo doctor said the neurontin makes your nerves swell, have you ever heard of that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Elavil Flexeril Prozac Vicodin lyrica

  42. One Neurontin Experience
    ... wow - that's scary. I had a bad experience with neurontin - but nothing like you described. I tried lyrica...
    ... i wish it had worked better for your mom. i'm on neurontin , and haven't had any problems. i'm very sorry. ...
    ... her with your own problems. I at 62 have been on Neurontin for over a year now and it has been the only medication...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax lyrica

  43. Four months post op fusion/update
    ... surgery but nothing of this magnitude now. They gave me neurontin and double up at nite time and it made the leg worse...
    ... me a tens unit to try, it has helped alot, I had ny neurontin increased to 2400 mg. a day, that with the tens unit...

  44. Neurontin and diarreha
    ... for it. The Drs. refuse to believe that it is the Neurontin ! She can not leave the bathroom. And the Neurontin...
    ... I have been on neurontin for over a year with no such side effects. The usual ... motrim, advil, celebrex ect can cause diarrheas. Is Neurontin the only drug you are currently taking?...
    ... Diarrhea is a side effect of Neurontin . It is listed on their website. Although, it is more ... yesterday they said they wanted to wean her off the Neurontin because they are out of ideas of what could be causing...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  45. Laminectomy Concerns
    ... wishes. are you on any type of nerve medication, ie., neurontin , topamax, etc.?...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax

  46. Need answers PLIF situation
    ... weeks (where I had allergic reaction to nerve meds -- neurontin & lyrica). I took myself down on my meds to 1 5mg...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin Vicodin lyrica

  47. fusion coming soon
    ... swelling was just an allergic reaction to the medication ( neurontin & Lyrica). Since I have been off those meds, I have...
    ... :) Well thats it for me, it's getting late neurontin getting to my eyes now, blurry vision when I get tired...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin Vicodin lyrica

  48. Ultram
    ... answer from someone on here. I have done well on the neurontin , but that is for nerve damage pain, I have had 4 fusions...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultram

  49. Back To Boston - New Surgical Approach for Revision Fusion L4-5
    ... surgery date? I know you have said previously, that darn neurontin :D ,lol. It sure sounds like your on the money...

  50. Intro and a few questions
    ... have tried all the nerve pain meds but I did not see neurontin in your list, I know that the Lyrica is close to neurontin ... , but not quite the same.I ask because the neurontin has been a life saver for me. I have had 4 fusion ... surgeries since 10/03. I have severe nerve damage and the neurontin has played a big part in my pain relief. Just a thought...
    ... have tried all the nerve pain meds but I did not see neurontin in your list, I know that the Lyrica is close to neurontin ... , but not quite the same.I ask because the neurontin has been a life saver for me. I have had 4 fusion ... surgeries since 10/03. I have severe nerve damage and the neurontin has played a big part in my pain relief. Just a thought...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  51. Functional Capacity Exam - Quietcook Help!
    ... try various treatments including medications like Neurontin that has caused other very ill side effects for you ... much as having to deal with the ill side effects of neurontin on my mother. First week was bad, but improved on ... Now without any sleep for me the last 72 hrs, and no neurontin for 48 hours, I am watching hour by hour for any slight...
    ... little body settled down, and no more side effects! Neurontin is such a wicked drug to take - if you're older I...

  52. many issues
    ... just the vicodin is the answer. I take 2400 mg. of neurontin a day,Es vicodin every 4-6 hrs., flexiril every 8...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  53. need advice have degnerative spondlolisthesis
    ... nerve damage in left foot and leg. I'm on 2400 mg of neurontin , ES vicodin every 4-6 hr. flexiril every 8 hr. and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  54. Lyrica for Nerve Pain?
    ... it and does it work? Is this going to be another Neurontin for me? I also got pain patches? Does those things...
    ... in. They put on a medrol pak, then started me on Neurontin on a low dose of 1 30mg tab daily. By day 4, I could ... concerned because I had such awful swelling from the Neurontin , they sent me for an immediate sonogram looking for ... were found thank goodness. They took me off the Neurontin and back on prednisone. Now the prednisone is wearing ... am reluctant to try it, for it's the sister drug to Neurontin . But the leg pain was waking me up again last night...
    ... now and basically I feel like I did when I was on neurontin . I am sleepy all the time and feel disconnected....
    ... become used to it. Gavapentin did nothing for me ( neurontin ). I'm not sure what the answer is. I wish, I don...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Bextra Prednisone Medrol Tylenol dilaudid

  55. Tens Unit for nerve damage pain???
    ... route this time. I don't want anymore than the 2400 mg neurontin or anymore of any drug for that matter. Just wanted...

  56. Sex after Fusion
    ... reason I really thought your name was Joe, that darn neurontin ! I do the scared feeling only to well. Did you ask...

  57. Update from two steps back thread
    ... Well we talked to Dr. again! I'm up to 2400 mg. of neurontin starting tomorrow, he still feels it a flaired up...
    ... percocet.. they all make me hurl. But in taking the Neurontin so far, it takes several hours for it to really kick...
    ... rough time of it myself, since that I started the Neurontin Monday. I am having all sorts of issues (which I ... information and said he couldnt tell me to come off the Neurontin cuz he didnt know enough. He just encouraged me to ... not brushing me aside. OH.. they took me off the Neurontin , and PA said this drug is not for me. She gave me ... weekend, since it helped ease things a bit before the Neurontin . I dont know if this is happening to you, but I ... alone has been a major jump backwards, since on the Neurontin , which may all be coincidental. I am so weak, getting ... usual. I hope all this stuff happening is just the Neurontin and things get back to more normal healing, and the...
    ... Hey Tammy, Thats ok, with all the neurontin i'm not gonna remember for long anyway, lol.I would...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin Percocet Ultracet Ultram lyrica Medrol benadryl

  58. sciatic nerve
    ... pain since that fusion on nov.11, I am on 2400 mg. of neurontin , ES vicodin every 4- 6 hr, flexiril every 8 hr.,two...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  59. Neurontin
    ... Hi Zedek704, I have been on neurontin since 11-05. I have taken 1500 mg up until this past...
    ... My mom started on Neurontin about 8 weeks ago. She started at 1200mg. For the ... chronic diarrehea. I read that a side effect from Neurontin could be this. Have you heard of this?...
    ... you look at old threads, you never heard the word neurontin , now it's like an epidemic. i can't believe all the...
    ... Neurontin for me made me seriously ditzy and the people I know...

  60. Meds Question
    ... less side effects and you take smaller doses than neurontin . Thanks for the input if any, Joe...
    ... helps pain-wise but makes me drowsy. Less drowsy that Neurontin though. I take 75mg at night only. I don't think...
    ... Just Started Neurontin . I know of Lyrica, but my doc just put on the Nuerontin ... then call my doc with my symptoms tomorrow. With Neurontin , I am finding my muscles seem sore, my back muscles...
    ... you do on this, I'm close to the max dosage of the neurontin now, it might be something I can benefit from if the...
    ... Thanks for the reply folks, Tammy, I hope the neurontin works for you and you get some relief without too...
    ... Hi Joe, The Neurontin , I had a serious reaction to, and had to stop it at ... the guts to try it yet, as it is the sister drug of Neurontin . I am afraid of the same reaction. But if the nerve...
    ... reluctant to take the lyrica due to your problems with neurontin . I haven't had any side affects, Not tired, not dizzy ... .. I know it's a sister drun to neurontin but I don't know the chemical makeup of either. I...
    ... What the Lyrica did in one pill, took 4 days on the Neurontin to get that bad. I am very sensitive to medications...
    ... What the Lyrica did in one pill, took 4 days on the Neurontin to get that bad. I am very sensitive to medications...
    ... people with just about anything. He said.. he makes Neurontin with some other drugs into a topical cream. He said ... oral Neurontin can be too strong for people to handle but topically...
    ... Hi. I've heard of Lyrica. I was on Neurontin previously 2700 mg per day but had problems with it ... because it falls within the same family of medication at Neurontin . And since I had trouble with Neurontin he felt I...
    ... Also with Lyrica you take less of a dose than you do neurontin .. Goos luck to you, Joe...
    ... live in the city. Anyway.. I had no side affects to neurontin it just didn't work for me. But this Lyrica is working...
    ... QUOTE=Pebble Beach]Hi. I've heard of Lyrica. I was on Neurontin previously 2700 mg per day but had problems with it ... because it falls within the same family of medication at Neurontin . And since I had trouble with Neurontin he felt I ... else. Lyrica is from what I heard a sister drug of neurontin . Your having nerve pain from surgery? Joe...
    ... less side effects and you take smaller doses than neurontin . Thanks for the input if any, Joe Hi Joe, ...
    ... He told me that many people can not orally tolerate Neurontin .. and he makes a topical creme and depending on how...
    ... He told me that many people can not orally tolerate Neurontin .. and he makes a topical creme and depending on how...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Morphine Oxycontin Vicodin Prednisone Topamax Quinine Skelaxin

  61. Anyone have lower back pain with no leg pain?
    ... she is going to try me on some new meds other than neurontin . She said it's something new to the market and she...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  62. Bad News, two steps back this time
    ... doing nothing to aggravate it now. I do know that the neurontin does take a few days to kick in and I am taking one...
    ... help, I think? not sure guess it could be the extra neurontin , either way the walk didn't aggravate it any more...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultram

  63. In trouble and don't know what to do next.
    ... came right before it and also manufactured by Pfizer, Neurontin , for years for diabetic neuropathy. The only side...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultram lyrica

  64. I'm back! Had spinal fusion....
    ... back as before. Today he perscribed nerve med called Neurontin . I begin tonite & take one pill at bedtime for a ... every 8 hours. In reading it sounds looks like neurontin is the prescursor to the Lyrica you are seeing on...
    ... Woohoo! Hope you two feel better and that the neurontin helps you, Tammy. A lot of people on these boards...
    ... That's my realistic goal anway. I just took the neurontin before typing this to you tonite, so if I slur my...
    ... else. Good thing.. doc is trying to help with the neurontin .. I just don't want to be in a fog with meds. Well...
    ... route. My main concern is my leg pain! All taking neurontin , please post updates to let us know how it is working...
    ... Hey Shortstuff, I've been on neurontin since my last surgery, Nov. 11, 05. I can't praise ... for epilepsy, my cousin has that and has been on the neurontin for 8 yrs. and has no side effects, that was a key...
    ... Hi All! It's was my first dose of neurontin last nite. I slept like a log! I was only slightly...
    ... end. I am glad to hear that you slept well on the neurontin and hope the grogginess goes away in time. In...
    ... relieve the pain. Is that your issue too? This neurontin .. so far.. I have no complaints other than being tired ... didnt need the skelaxin last night with taking the Neurontin . It acted like a muscle relaxer too. So I will remove...
    ... I have read several of your posts, I'm so glad the neurontin seems to help, extra bonus if you can lose two other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Medrol Vicodin Skelaxin

  65. Alot Of Pain In Thigh Area 13 Weeks Post Op Plif Fusion L5 S1
    ... away at my thigh bone and muscles. Doctor has me on neurontin and lyrica and I am starting my aqua therapy for my ... any one you had this happen? I dont believe this neurontin stuff is working, the only time I do get any relief...
    ... me is in the morning and at bed time. I was taking Neurontin (1800 mg a day), Flexeril (muscle relaxer), and Vicodin...
    ... many different forms since then. I am on 1500 mg. neurontin , ES vicodin, 10 mg flexiril and two pamalor every...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica Flexeril Vicodin

  66. "Classic Nerve" pain after having back surgery (PLIF fusion L5-S!)
    ... said they call it classic nerve. Put me on medicine ( Neurontin ) to help the nerve relax. It is quite annoying...
    ... just 1/2 hour before bedtime to help with RLS. Neurontin does help a lot of people, but is an anti-seizure...
    ... just 1/2 hour before bedtime to help with RLS. Neurontin does help a lot of people, but is an anti-seizure...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin

  67. Hot Spots -- Am I a Post-Fusion Volcano?
    ... better now than it was then, but I do take 1500 mg. of neurontin daily, along with ES vicodin, and flexiril. I'm not...
    ... could have aggravated things some. You asked about neurontin Steph and I know a lot of people take it. My hubby ... drugs doing your job and wonder whether drugs like neurontin or lyrica (a newer form of neurontin) could work for...
    ... memory, my Dr. told me that it is a side effect of the neurontin to have memory problems. I thought I was losing my...
    ... where several others have the same thing. As far as Neurontin it didn't help the numbness or sensitivity. My doctor...
    ... annoying but at time so painful. Dr just started me on Neurontin this week. So we will see what happens. I was afraid...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin lyrica

  68. Looking for Quietcook??Nerve pain ongoing
    ... again in so much pain it was unbearable and I took the neurontin , vicodin and flexeril and it dosent seem to work. ... and then the leg burning you would think that the neurontin would be helping and the other meds, but non are anti...
    ... which you need immediate attention, I thought that neurontin worked slowly and had to build up in your system. ... my heart problems and migraines. It is great that neurontin seems to work on the pain for some and I hope it can...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Vicodin Lortab Tylenol Ultram lidoderm aleve

  69. ???? Lyrica for nerve pain
    ... Lyrica. Yesterday my doctor switched me from the Neurontin (1800 mg) a day to Lyrica 150mg twice a day. He says ... And it doesn't seem to be helping as much as the Neurontin . Does it take a while to "build up" in your system...
    ... I want to switch to Topamax because Neurontin has made it very difficult to keep my weight down ... and she said it had an even higher weight gain than Neurontin . Neurontin makes me sleepy but I only use it ... to meddle through with other pain reliever although Neurontin is the only one that does the trick. Weren't you ... tired on Neurontin ? I get tired and dizzy and I have been taking it ... time so perhaps this will slowly start to disappear. Neurontin still makes me tired. In fact I never awaken with...
    ... Yes, Neurontin did make me feel tired, but no this tired. I'm gettin...
    ... with Lyrica. I have gained weight while I was on Neurontin but I think it was a combo of no activity. Now that ... say that the side effects are less with Lyrica that Neurontin . The sleepiness seems to be getting better. :) ...
    ... Lyrica. Yesterday my doctor switched me from the Neurontin (1800 mg) a day to Lyrica 150mg twice a day. He says ... And it doesn't seem to be helping as much as the Neurontin . Does it take a while to "build up" in your system...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin lyrica Topamax

  70. HEAD, NECK, BACK & CHEST BURNING
    ... up 24/7 so finally I was given enough of the drug Neurontin to block the pain. The other night I had another ... doing on the table". Apparently I hadn't taken my Neurontin . If I ever doubted that it was the drug that was...

  71. Ready for surgery Part Deux
    ... a neuro who kept telling me he could treat me with neurontin , and other medications to deal with the crippling...

  72. Finally seeing specialist
    ... put my full weight on my left leg for 18 months. Neurontin has been my saving drug. My own family Dr doubts ... try to sleep on my side the pain is at it's worse so Neurontin taken at bedtime has been a godsend. There was one...

  73. Increased pain
    ... Have you tried any of the "nerve pain" meds. like Neurontin , Lycria or Topomax? They have offered a lot of us...
    ... Scbmxmom, Thanks for your reply. Yes, I have tried Neurontin ....it seemed to work a bit, BUT, it made me stupid...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone Oxycodone

  74. After Fusion Question - How do you wipe your butt?
    ... bad. one last thing, if you ae taking lycria, or neurontin , it is likely to make your bowel or urine fowl or...

  75. pain after fusion
    ... now I'm up to Percocet. I also had to increase my Neurontin . It gets frustrating :). But everyone keeps saying...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Vicodin