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Neurontin

Neurontin

Has any one heard of new research that Neurontin actually damages brain cells?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

no, I ave not heard of this but am concerned due to my syptoms, they could be either fibro fog or side effects to the Neurontin , both beign similar ,… read more

posted about 4 years ago

I Want To Sleep But I Am Unable To Take Neurontin

I Want To Sleep But I Am Unable To Take Neurontin

I see many are able to take Neurontin for sleep and pain. I unable to take it because it causes my anxiety to be way out of control. My brother takes Neurontin and can hardly keep his eyes open. What alterative medication does the doctor put you on if you can't take Neurontin for sleep and pain? I'm not able to take Savella, Cymbalta or Lyrica either. What does the doctor usually prescribes if you are unable to take the Neurontin? I envy all you that take read more

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I might just be lucky - I take gabapentin and have been on it for maybe 8 years and it helps a lot. Oddly, I was close to a nervous breakdown from… read more

posted 3 months ago

Neurontin Use

Neurontin Use

If you have used Neurontin has it helped? What side affects did you have?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I was put back on it after many years off.. I wanted to also respond about the other reply about searing burning tongue!!! I thought I was the only one… read more

posted almost 2 years ago

Medication

Medication

Has anyone had better luck with lyrica or neurontin. I find neurontin helps better than lyrica. Open to advi

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I do not know what ur weather is like there, but, I find creating a nice, comfy place to sit outside with hot or cold tea, can boost my spirits. Take in… read more

posted about 4 years ago

Neurontin

Neurontin

For those of you on neurontin, what dose are you on for pain and is it combined with any other meds for fibro?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I am on 1200 MG in divided 3 times a day doses. It eases my pain and so far I have not had side effects.

posted over 2 years ago

Neurontin

Neurontin

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Hi laura
I read your response and I wanted to expand on my answer about neurontin....this particular drug is only meant for nerve pain that connects to… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Neurontin

Neurontin

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Sandi,
Effexor and Wellburtin combined has helped me and I haven't gained weight. Gabapentin made me pack on the weight rapidly and it didn't work for… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Neurontin

Neurontin

Can neurontin give you a rash all over and it don't go away? What can you put on it to relieve the itching?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

If you develop a rash you need to stop immediately and call your doctor that's a serious side effe

posted almost 2 years ago

Neurontin (gabapentin)

Neurontin (gabapentin)

Has anyone been on or tried neurontin for fibro. My doctors just prescribed it and by god if I wasn't tired before I definitely am now

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

And it's for neurological pain, not muscle pain.. so it won't feel like it works if you are taking it for the wrong reasons.

posted almost 3 years ago