Neurontin Side Effects

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  1. link Lisa777
    Neurontin burning sensation, neurontin, hard time, good luck, first few days
    i just started taking Neurontin and i was really hungry for the first few days but then i was almost full feeling without eating after the few days, i have only been on it for a week now but i dont eat much and am on a diet due to me being afraid of - 46% more...
    Lisa777- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  2. link Dsparks
    Neurontin nerve pain, person life, wks, neurontin, meds
    I have noticed that neurontin has caused me to feel better emotionally and mentally. It has remarkably decreased my depression and anxiety. I am the type of person who has intense fear about things in life and neurontin seems to take it away. It give - 86% more...
    Dsparks- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  3. link Debbiemorey
    Neurontin weight gain
    I have been taking Neurontin for about 8 weeks, and have gained roughly 20 pounds--I am very upset about this weight gain!
    Debbiemorey- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  4. link Gronk
    Neurontin severe headaches, face pain, diagnosis
    I have been taking Neurontin for almost two years and am on 2800mg per day for severe headaches and face pain. I started it when I was pregnant and thankfully my baby is perfect despite feeling extremely stressed about what may happen to her. I can't - 30% more...
    Gronk- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  5. link Malpica
    neurotin first time used
    need to know I never used this type of medication can cause any damage pleas kneed to find else
    Malpica- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  6. link Larry3656
    Neurontin jumping from the frying pan, lyrica, weight watchers, weight gain, experiences
    I am switching from Lyrics to Neurontin. I have always had a weight problem and lost 50 lbs.on Weight Watchers and have gained about 10 of it back. I am switching from Lyrics to Neurontin, hoping to stem the weight gain. Opinions and experiences plea - 36% more...
    Larry3656- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Neurontin
  7. link Skully725
    Wow, the natural remedies are good to extend, but alot of people always opt for opiates or some kind of narcotic for pain because there pain is so bad, i am self have been in so many accidents and had another one this week. I could not get up hardly - 90% more...
    Skully725- over a year ago
  8. link 777
    skully725 . . . . all of these drugs are not the answer. Most drs. are drug-happy, since that's all they know. There are many natural products/alternatives for health issues.
    777- over a year ago
  9. link Bradfordvero
    I was on Lyrica for a couple of years and had terrible weight gain. I gained over 100lbs. Even though I had no appetite and lived on 1 banana and 1 yogert each day. Because of this, my doctor switched me over to neurontin. I had lost almost all the w - 77% more...
    Bradfordvero- over a year ago
  10. link Mistyeyed
    I have been on Neurontin for several months. I am constantly hungry, and I have gained 30 pounds! I wake up in the middle of the night starving, and I'm always hungry. I've never experienced an appetite like this in all of my life, not even when I wa - 52% more...
    Mistyeyed- over a year ago
  11. link Dnelso2
    Neurontin loss of sexual desire, chest pains, diabetic neuropathy, indigestion, meds
    This stuff makes my stomach burn and feel bloated. Also bad indigestion and chest pains. I'm only on 300mg. I am on the medication for diabetic neuropathy which it works wonders for. Does anyone know of there are any other meds that treat these sympt - 21% more...
    Dnelso2- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  12. link 777
    This drug can cause many side effects. There are many natural products to help diabetic neuropathy . . . .instead of taking drugs.
    777- over a year ago
  13. link Psmurf58
    Neurontin seizure medication, migraine headache, auditory hallucinations, exact dose, back doctor
    I was prescribed this medicine by my back doctor as I have a herniated disk in my lower back. Injections didn't seem to be doing anything and since this medicine which is intended to treat seizures, has the side effect of blocking nerve pulses to the - 67% more...
    Psmurf58- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  14. link Justincs1016
    Neurontin hives in treatment of Polycythemia Vera (PV) itch...
    My great aunt has been diagnosed with Polycythemia Vera (PV) and is currently taking Hydrea (Hydroxyurea) to treat it. Her physician subsequently prescribed Neurontin to help with the chronic itching she experienced due to the PV and/or Hydrea. After - 70% more...
    Justincs1016- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  15. link Bitetheupperlip
    Neurontin leg nerve pain, stomach pains, stomach pain, head injury, sore throat
    Well, Neurontin does take away some nerve pain, not big nerve pain like the leg nerve pain upon walking and sleeping. It does have side effects. I got dizzy, constantly sleepy, a sore throat, nausea, stomach aches and headaches. I took the pill apart - 63% more...
    Bitetheupperlip- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  16. link Melbastephens
    After effects
    What side effects occur when you stop taking neurontin
    Melbastephens- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  17. link Melbastephens
    what side effects occur when you stop takinf neurontin?
    Melbastephens- over a year ago
  18. link Dawnski
    Neurontin blood presser, bulg, nervousness, narcotics, pain relief
    I have a disk bulg and was prescribed narcotics, and injections in my lower back at about 6 mo intervals. I have abruptly gone off my medications and went on 2 300mg per day working up to pain relief. I just received injections so pain is levels are - 45% more...
    Dawnski- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  19. link Shellfulton
    Neurontin miracle medication, hello everyone, topamax, left eye, seizures
    Hello everyone..I have many great things to say about Neurontin. It has been a miracle medication for me. I was in a car accident in 2000 as a passenger my face and head hit the windshield at 80mph. my jaw was broke and the back of my teeth were brok - 93% more...
    Shellfulton- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  20. link Dawnski
    Thank You for writing your story. I am on neurontin for several back problems. Not as seveare as yours. But the neurontin is giving me such anxiety and Hyperactive I feel Like I have taken a hand full of diet pills. I have only been on it for five da - 44% more...
    Dawnski- over a year ago
  21. link Bunniewilson
    Urinary Tract Infection & Sore Irritated Red Swollen Itchy Eyes
    I've been on Neurontin for Epilepsy for many year's & I've had Urinary Tract Infection & Sore Irritated Red Swollen Itchy Eye's at least (2) time's. My question is Can Neurontin Cause Either or Both Of These Problem's ? Thank~You, B. W. ******
    Bunniewilson- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  22. link Adria1200
    Neurontin depression problems, topomax, weight gain, lexapro, one of the lucky ones
    I have just been put on Neurontin and found out about this weight gain thing!! I am freaked out. I have come off of Topamax due to I could not handle the side effects and I was like I was in a coma. I am also on lexapro for depression so the topamax - 46% more...
    Adria1200- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Neurontin
  23. link Mistyeyed
    I too have been on Neurontin for several months, and experienced about 30 pounds of weight gain. It has been a very effective medication at controlling my neuropathic pain, and also seems to control my restless leg syndrome without making me feel lik - 51% more...
    Mistyeyed- over a year ago
  24. link Purple
    Neurontin really works for me - however I have gained weight. I have gained 27 pounds in a year and a half. I am still gaining. I go to my doctor on Wednesday to get on something else! I can't take anymore. I hope you don't gain with it - I did. For - 59% more...
    Purple- over a year ago
  25. link Mattie
    I have been taking Neurontin 300 mg for 2 months
    I have been taking Neurontin 300 mg at night for shingles pain. I am over the shingles and I want to stop taking the neurontin. My feet are swelling and I feel bloated. How can I stop taking it? Thank you, JB
    Mattie- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  26. link Mistyeyed
    You should discuss an appropriate taper of your medication with the doctor that prescribed it.
    Mistyeyed- over a year ago
  27. link Jank
    Neurontin congestive heart failure, kidney dialysis, lower extremities, rebound effect, swelling in the feet
    Ref, Swelling of feet and legs: Try to think back about whether the swelling happened before or after you went off the Neurontin, as this drug acts like a strong diuretic, and if your kidneys are not working correctly (your doctor) can check this for - 73% more...
    Jank- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  28. link Maliesmom
    My 92 year old father was recently given a Rx for this drug; unclear if any side effect warnings were given prior. He has multiple problems including shoulder pain, spinal stenois, pinched nerve, carpel tunnel...has been extremely active till now. Fi - 68% more...
    Maliesmom- over a year ago