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Posted 16 May 2014 by • 5 answers
I'm a physicist, not an MD. I've been to the ER for back and wrap-around chest pain on my left side twice in the past 1-1/2 months. The first trip concluded with the ER doc finding, via CT scan, that I have bone lesions on my ribs. He didn't prescribe anything effective: ...
Posted 24 Jul 2013 by • 7 answers
Medicine gabapentin 300 mg three.times a day . I looked up side effects it doesn't say causes drowsiness but for me it took away pain but I can't even drive I am so drowsy I thought. I guess it's a trade off for the tremendous nerve pain I had but it is very difficult,
Posted 10 Jan 2015 by • 5 answers
I have to take the Advil for lower back pain. However it don't help with arthritis in my hips. If I can't take together is there a time frame which I can take both
Posted 15 Mar 2015 by • 10 answers
I would like to know if taking gabapentin will help with the creepy crawling feeling I get in my feet and legs and so far I have no pain and good balance.I've had this since 2009.
Posted 23 Apr 2014 by • 3 answers
... severe pain from small?
Posted 3 May 2018 by • 4 answers
... with this condition. However, I am in no pain from the nerves; instead I suffer from neuropathic itch. At times it is unbearable because the itch covers my entire body every single day especially my face and back. While gabapentin 300mg helps somewhat, it is not a cure. IF there is anybody out ...
Posted 22 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
Have been on Cymbalta 60mg 2xd about 7 yrs. started tapering off early Dec. 2016. Dr. Advised 60mg 1xd for 8 wks. Then 30mg for 8 wks, back to 30mg 2xd for a week if withdrawal symptoms. Issues have been mild-moderate so far. What next? Drs dont appear to be very knowledgeable about safe tapering ...
Posted 10 Jun 2013 by • 3 answers
... cymbalya and lyrica, but I dudn't felt nothing, no pain, nothing strange, since three days ago, that Zi began with "pin" sensations in all my body almost face and neck, not very often, not painful, but with itching. Someone begin with this? I am very scared about everything I ...
Posted 16 Nov 2013 by • 4 answers
... Neuropathy? I was diagnosed with Small Fiber Neuropathy three years ago and have a closet full of drugs that didn't work. Gabapentin did nothing but make me dopey, Lyrica and Cymbalta ditto.
Posted 27 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
Hello. I'm new to this group. I have been taking pregabalin for a small fibre neuropathy as a result of a chemotherapy drug I was given many years ago. I take 150mg twice a day. I was originally on 100mg be but increased it last summer when the pain got worse. Although the medication has ...
Posted 1 Sep 2013 by • 4 answers
If a friend is taking 7000 mg. a day of neurotin, is this bad... he says he takes it for anxiety and it helps a lot.
Posted 30 Oct 2015 by • 2 answers
... works?? I've tried Amitryptaline and Gabapentin with no effect; now taking Dulexotine which works better but the itch is still distracting enough to interfere with everyday life. I've also tried mild anti-itch shampoos and several natural oils; these work for a while but after a ...
Posted 1 May 2018 by • 1 answer
How high of a dose of amitriptyline 75mg. , to treat Small Fiber Neuropathy ,may be taken along with Lamictal 350mg for Bipolar Disorder?
Posted 18 Feb 2014 by • 2 answers
... unfortunately, I have more than one person pointing out that I have become agitated, confrontational, ready to end my relationship with my husband of 21 years, aggravated at the outfit my daughter is wearing, nonsense things like that. I have never been this way prior to taking Gralise so ...
Posted 2 Apr 2017 by • 3 answers
... were normal, I have the symptoms of burning feet, tingling etc. now my neurologist is sending me to a psychiatrist, he says could be from my high anxiety leve. Could that be the cause?