My doctor prescribed gabapentin for sore feet and muscle pain in my legs and I am on 300 mgs. I am new to this drug ,and my feet feel better, and I feel like I am less anxious. Is it my imagination?
24 Aug 2013
I am suffering from cervical disk disease and have a bulging disk in my neck that is causing nerve damage in my left arm and hand making it weak and also numb. I was on a narcotic called Lortab or (Norco) for so long that my body got used to having it and if I didn't have it, I would go through withdraws and severe anxiety. Now that my Neuro doc prescribed me gabapentin (Neurotin) 300 mgs 3 times a day, I feel less anxious and it also helps with pain. Not as good as a Narcotic but it is non habit forming and helps so much. Always felt scared to take any anxiety or depression med but this miracle pill has helped with all my needs, thus far, I've only been on it for 2 weeks.
- Gabapentin Information for Consumers
- Gabapentin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Gabapentin (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Skelatal musle relaxants dont work for me. I've had disc fused in my neck this past spring, and my neck and shoulder muscles cramp and ache. any ...
3 answers • 27 Oct 2011
I cant relax... even though im so sedated i cant walk straight. And whats with the severe headaches? Im taking 3000 mgs tylenol a day without ...
1 answer • 24 Dec 2012
I have a history with depression and anxiety, I have been diagnosed with "Major Depressive Disorder" and Obsesive Compulsive Disorder. I ...
10 answers • 28 Oct 2013
Generalized Anxiety Disorder - Some relief on Buspar after 6 weeks on maintenance (2 x 15mg) doctor?
... thinks of switching me to Gabapentin if relief is not enough. Is it ok to be on both or do I have to wean of Buspar. Is it hard to wean of and ...
2 answers • 8 Aug 2015
Generalized Anxiety Disorder - Hi. I'm new here. I have GAD and was taken off wellbutrin because it?
... was believed to be causing me more anxiety and panic attacks. I still take klonopin .5mg 4 times a day and the psychiatrist wants me to add ...
1 answer • 10 Jan 2016