like stiffness in hands, shooting nerve pain in extremities, return of RLS (used to be Gabapentin helped this). I can't write with pen/pencil because I'm unable to keep ahold due to stiffness and pain. What could this be?
It may simply be your Fibromyalgia flaring in a new way or it could be this additional information in combination with your other medical information, could lead to a new or additional diagnosis. You need to see your Rheumatologist and should also look into rheumatoid arthritis and see if your symptoms fit - it sounds like a potential RA progression as fibromyalgia is frequently an initial diagnosis; but so are other conditions so do get checked.
- 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.
I have been wondering about asking my pain doctor to prescribe an anti-depressant to help with pain?
Posted 3 Mar 2011 • 36 answers
Posted 31 Oct 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 9 Apr 2012 • 9 answers
Neurontin - I have been taking generic Gabapentin 4x300mg per day for the last two years. The effect
Posted 21 Apr 2016 • 1 answer
I take 200mg lyrica 3 times a day for fibermyalga, also neuropathy, what mg of gabapentin do I take?
Posted 2 Jul 2016 • 5 answers