Neurontin Side Effects

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  1. link Jank
    Neurontin kidney problems, wear and tear, jank, kidneys, liver
    I would also like to know of documented use of liver and (especially) kidney problems with Neurontin, as I am having side effects that seem to indicate great wear-and-tear on the kidneys. JanK
    Jank- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  2. link Guest204
    Neurontin short term memory, short term memory loss, water retention, lack of concentration, spinal cord
    I am taking Neurontin for a bruised spinal cord (2700mg / day): constipation; light headed and dizzy, especially after excercise; weigth gain; lack of concentration and short term memory loss; possibly some water retention.
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  3. link Kkimmberly
    Neurontin sexual dysfunction, enjoy sex, sex drive, anxiety
    I have a sexual dysfunction from neurontin (I think). I started taking the drug 3 years ago for anxiety and it worked for the most part however, I just was married. I am unable to enjoy sex and this all began when I started the med. I am 33 and don't - 38% more...
    Kkimmberly- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  4. link Guest204
    Neurontin constipated
    Has anyone been constipated by neurontin?
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  5. link Jank
    Neurontin facial numbness, broken blood vessel, stroke, preferably, spitting up blood
    RE: Spitting up blood This is a BAD side-effect (although it's the first I've heard about it as connected to Neurontin) and you need to see your doctor immediately! Blood coming-out where it's not supposed to be is a sign of a broken blood vessel som - 76% more...
    Jank- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  6. link Spider526
    Neurontin herniated disc, spitting up blood, back pain, thorasic, alittle
    anybody spitting up blood. I feel like my face is numb and I can't feel my nose. I take N for herniated disc(stenosis) in cervical, thorasic and lumbar. I don't know if it was a bad cold cause I really can't tell. It has helped alittle with back pain - 20% more...
    Spider526- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  7. link Anneka
    Neurontin neurologist, claudia, yahoo
    For Jan, We have an appointment in early Jan with her neurologist, so will bring up the side effects with him then. Claudia likes the energy, I don't like that it is medicine induced! Please feel free to email me at my regular address: luaxana2@yahoo - 7% more...
    Anneka- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  8. link Jank
    Neurontin seizures, masters in counselling, last ditch, headaches, inappropriate treatment
    To the mother of the child for whom Neurontin acts like speed: Neurontin takes away irritability (or nerve-firing threshold) of the involuntary muscular system, and it sounds like the physical phenomenae is just another manifestation of the seizures - 82% more...
    Jank- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  9. link Lindamarie
    Neurontin blood sugar problems, liver problem, pain killers, kidney disorders, disc degeneration
    I have been taking 3500mg of Neurontin for 3.5 years to reduce sever pain caused by cirvical disc degeneration (injury caused in severe car accident) Neurontin reduced the amount of pain and seems to reduce painful outburtsts of unvolentary movements - 62% more...
    Lindamarie- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  10. link Guest204
    Neurontin complex partial seizures, jumping up and down, dizziness, headaches, 3x
    I don't know if this is a new one or not, but my 8yo daughter is taking Neurontin as a last-resort medicine for intractable Complex Partial Seizures. She is on 800mg 3x/day. It has been like giving her speed--she can't sit still, can't concentrate, a - 40% more...
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  11. link Bjacks26
    back&neck pain from thorasic nerve
    i just was put on neurontin for chronic nerve pain. anyone have the same problem??????
    Bjacks26- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  12. link Jank
    Neurontin frustration tolerance, restless leg syndrome, emotional distress, anxiety, nerve signals
    RE: Neurontin and anger-outbursts This is a follow-up for the side-effect I just posted. The problem of anger-outbursts can usually be traced to low levels of frustration-tolerance, and the good-feeling-feedback one gets from acting-out by doing some - 87% more...
    Jank- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  13. link Jank
    Neurontin anger problem, involuntary muscle spasms, epileptic seizures, fda approved, paxil
    RE: Neurontin and "anger problem". The only FDA-approved use for Neurontin is for epileptic seizures, as the major effect is for involuntary muscle spasms. Describing something as an anger-problem is too vague to give a specific answer. Do - 76% more...
    Jank- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  14. link Whiteja1
    Neurontin moist heating pad, neck ache, neck pain, shoulder blades, physical therapy
    My neck pain was unbearable. I couldn't even go to work because sitting up hurt. It radiated down between my shoulder blades. If you want to email me, feel free. I have an account here and will be happy to let you know the details of the exercises I - 55% more...
    Whiteja1- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  15. link Mafra
    Neurontin dizziness, neck and back problems
    I thank you for your message. My husband has no problem of dizziness (for the moment...). The problem is an horrible pain to the back and the neck. Is your pain also unsustainable? So you say the exerices help for the neck and back problems? Do you h - 30% more...
    Mafra- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  16. link Burdye
    Neurontin neuropathic pain, antidepressant, chronic pain, effexor, concentrate
    My highest dosage on the Neurontin was 1800 mgs. so you are on a pretty low dosage. I think it takes time to get used to the side effects. I seem to have been able to deal with them better than other people can. I am able to concentrate and do my job - 49% more...
    Burdye- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  17. link Whiteja1
    Neurontin sinus pressure, back and neck pain, still tender, executive secretary, skelaxin
    I, too, have the dizziness. I was given a higher dosage of Neurontin-I'm up to 600mg over a one year period and she's talking about taking me to the max. I have a two hour commute to be an Executive Secretary where I am supposed to be able to remembe - 78% more...
    Whiteja1- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  18. link Burdye
    Neurontin atypical facial pain, short term memory loss, short term memory, wierd things, mail
    Not sure how to respond to you but I am doing so through here. I have adapted to the ataxia (what I call walking into walls), tiredness, some short term memory loss etc. I still have some of them and I have been on it for a year, maximum dosage 1800 - 66% more...
    Burdye- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  19. link Mafra
    Neurontin adapted
    Thank you for your message. Could I ask you some questions? You say you have adapted to the side effects. Can I ask you which type of side effects did you have and after how long did they disappear? Why do you want to get off? I think if you do that - 22% more...
    Mafra- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  20. link Burdye
    Neurontin atypical facial pain, hypoglycemic, adapted, withdrawal
    I am taking Neurontin for Atypical Facial Pain for over 1 year. I have adapted to the side effects but some times I get dizzy and almost a hypoglycemic feeling comes over me. I am trying to get off but have heard the withdrawal is awful. Anyone exper - 7% more...
    Burdye- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  21. link Jank
    Neurontin symptoms of kidney, kidney damage, jank, urinary system, kidneys
    In response to the question about whether Neurontin damages the kidneys: this is one of my strong concerns, as I have a lifetime of problems of the urinary system. Since pain of the lower back over the kidney is one of the prominent symptoms of kidne - 42% more...
    Jank- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  22. link Mafra
    Neurontin kidney pain, europe belgium, problems urinating, kidneys, permanent damage
    Hi! I wrote the message regarding my husband. I am writing from Europe, Belgium so sorry for the mistakes. I thank you for the information you gave me. My husband has no problems urinating, only a pain to the prostate. Now, with 600mg a day, he has n - 51% more...
    Mafra- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  23. link Thisiscrap
    Neurontin vomitting, flatulence
    self induced flatulence and vomitting... It ruined my high
    Thisiscrap- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  24. link Jank
    Neurontin epileptic seizures, kidney pain, kidneys, kidney failure, definately
    I am the person who posted the above message about kidney pain as a bad side-effect of N. use for fibromyalgia -- I use the drug for muscle pain, and to get to sleep at night -- and am at the point of trying to lower the dose, as well as wean myself - 89% more...
    Jank- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  25. link Mafra
    Back and neck pain...
    My husband takes Neurontin 300mg in the morning and 300mg in the evening for a prostate neuropathic pain. He is relief from his prostate pain but has horrible backpain over the kidneys and neck pain too. He takes it for 1 month now. Do you think this - 37% more...
    Mafra- over a year ago - in Neurontin