Neurontin Side Effects

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  1. link Carolynsmith
    highblood presure and neurontin
    does neurontin raise your blood pressure?
    Carolynsmith- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  2. link Sissi1026
    dilated pupils, mood swings
    I was just wondering if neurontin would cause your pupils to dilate
    Sissi1026- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  3. link Jap
    Neurontin edema, numbness, fingers, lyrica, neurontin
    my right hand and fingers have been swelling along with numbness and tingling. I have seen that periphreal edema is a side effect. has any one else had this to happen to them
    Jap- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  4. link Pwacker
    Neurontin mood swings, knowledgeable support, monetarily, lyrica, neurotransmitters
    I was put on Neurontin to help with the side effects of discontinuing the use of Lyrica. Not too bad a trade off .....Or so I thought. Now I have been taking 1500 mg a day for almost a year and I want to stop taking this drug. My memory is shot, I ca - 72% more...
    Pwacker- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  5. link Gem58
    I to am on Neurontin for 9 yrs!!! For 2 yrs now I've had weakness in the lower part of my legs, burning in the feet, muscle twitches, arms & shoulders burn and now my hands. Blurred vision; internal shaking & nervousness. I've had every test - 44% more...
    Gem58- over a year ago
  6. link Ljranch
    Neurontin impatients, modd, neuralgia, temper, swings
    Is a side effects of this drug anxiety or mood swings or temper? I have noticed some impatiens lately but I try to control it. I take 600mg 3 times a day so far and probably need more. I have neuralgia of some kind.
    Ljranch- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  7. link Rebshapyft
    Neurontin sexual side effects, falling asleep, watch tv, time of day, climax
    sexual side effects, fall asleep all of the time. Cannot even watch tv without falling asleep, no matter what time of day. Also I have noticed that I cannot have climax while having sex, as I have not had any problem. Hope to hear from you. I thank y - 5% more...
    Rebshapyft- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  8. link Wist75
    I was taking neurotin for 4 years and switched because I was so tired. I was switched to carbamazepine and what a mistake. The carbamazapine made me feel like a train was running through my head. I think now the tiredness was from bood pressure meds. - 55% more...
    Wist75- over a year ago
  9. link Bri08
    Neurontin neurontin 300, fibromayalgia, gaining weight, forgetfulness, weight gain
    I have been on neurontin 300 mg for only 2 weeks, if not less and I feel the weight gain. I'm either bloated or this is unbelievable. I have a disc in both my left hand and my lower back, fibromayalgia and Lupus. Therefore, the severity of my pain is - 70% more...
    Bri08- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  10. link Ryan05
    Dear brio8: I have been taking Neurontin 600mg 4x a day now for almost 3 years. Every time I think that the medication is not helping anymore and I start to slowly go off of it, the pain becomes unbareable. When I first started taking it I was messed - 74% more...
    Ryan05- over a year ago
  11. link Avidtrice
    Neurontin occipital neuralgia, couple weeks, pupil, extreme fatigue, increased appetite
    I've been taking Neurontin for about 2 months (300mg 3x/day) to lessen the pain of occipital neuralgia.....the pain is still present, but not disabling. This is the only medication I am taking. Side effects I've experienced are extreme fatigue the fi - 69% more...
    Avidtrice- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  12. link 25de25de
    I have been taking 2700 mg per day of Gabapentin for a year now. I have had a 12 pound weight gain in that time. I am also on 150 mg of Lyrica as of the last 3 months. I too have a left pupil that is not as round as the right pupil as of this last ey - 76% more...
    25de25de- over a year ago
  13. link Gwendolyn_k
    Neurontin shingle, dementia, weight gain
    My mother has dementia and is being treated for shingle pain with Neurontin. She has lost touch with reality since they started this drug.
    Gwendolyn_k- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Neurontin
  14. link Javannis
    How strong a dose is she on? I am on 300mg 3xday and have no side effects, maybe a feeling little mellow and some weight gain, but thats all
    Javannis- over a year ago
  15. link Gwendolyn_k
    about Neurontin
    Can Neurontin cause a person with dementia to totally lose touch with reality?
    Gwendolyn_k- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Neurontin
  16. link Javannis
    I have been on Neurontin for 2 years now and the answer is NO, the only side effect is weight gain. hope this helps
    Javannis- over a year ago
  17. link Helloitsme
    Side effects permenant??
    I have been taking Neurontin for almost 2 years now. I was up to 3200 mg/day, but in the past several months I have been weaning myself down, and now take 2400/day. I am stuck and can't seem to go any further without severe pain. My side effects have - 58% more...
    Helloitsme- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  18. link Sickofpain
    Neurontin nerve pain, urinary tract infection, incontinence, cervical disk
    I have been on neurontin for 3 weeks due to nerve pain from a cervical disk. Last week I went to the doctor and it appears I have a bad urinary tract infection and a little incontinence. The pain is bad and I cant work right now. After searching the - 31% more...
    Sickofpain- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  19. link Charking
    Neurontin glyberide, morphine sulfate, short term memory, army depot, type ii diabetes
    I am my husbands caregiver. He is on many medications the last 26 years due to chemical poisoning thanks to our government not protecting their civilian painters at the Army Depot where he worked. He has permanent brain damage, CRS damage, memory los - 93% more...
    Charking- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  20. link Charking
    Continuation of Gabapentin side effects. Since the first post we have been working at stabelizing the side effects of the Gabapentin. His blood pressure started coming down as well as the blood sugars. We saw the doctor last Friday the 25th and he wa - 94% more...
    Charking- over a year ago
  21. link Shopaholic_3201
    Wondering Why
    Just was wondering why my doctor took me off of Wellbutrin XL and put me on Neurontin?
    Shopaholic_3201- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  22. link Imarroyo
    Neurontin i am so tired, border line, especialy, diabetis, neuropathy
    I have been on neurontin for four years now. I had a grand mall seizure and have been on 1800 mgs. Im dizzy all the time. My toes are numb at nite.I am so tired of it. I have border line diabetis.What will help me? I am especialy dizzy on a slanted w - 36% more...
    Imarroyo- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  23. link Su4111
    bill you don't have borderline diabeties you are head on. See a good doctor and tell him everything.
    Su4111- over a year ago
  24. link Faithful2prayer
    Neurontin enlarged liver, bells palsey, flashing lights, stroke, aol
    This freaks me out reading all of these...I just expierenced something.... I was in the hospital because they thought I had a stroke. I am only 26 years old. My whole right side when numb and weak and it was my leg, arm, and face, and lips, nose, and - 68% more...
    Faithful2prayer- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  25. link Nik33
    Hmm.... Had a similar accident. Some specialists thought it was a TIA attack. I concur. I couldn't even speak properly. Interesting that you take neurontin for anxiety. I see that is one of its listed uses. there is some strange illness in my family - 83% more...
    Nik33- over a year ago
  26. link Mng4516alg
    How to stop taking neurotin
    I want to come off of neurotin. I have been taking the drug for 6 mos. The dosage is 300 mg 2x a day. I am only taking 300 mg 1x a day for the past two weeks. How do I graduate down?
    Mng4516alg- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  27. link Reese99
    I would ask your doctor about this one. There is a tapering schedule that you should follow and he/she would know best.
    Reese99- over a year ago
  28. link Donnadybdal
    Neurontin chronic neck pain, short term memory loss, short term memory, swollen extremities, medication
    I've been on neurontin for about 3 years. I take 2400mg per I have all of the ill effects mentioned above plus one more. My vision is impaired 40 % worse than when I first started this medication. I would have to say that I too am very frustated with - 56% more...
    Donnadybdal- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Neurontin
  29. link Sickofbeinsick
    Got a question, how do you deal with it? I wasnt told I would blow up like a balloon. I hate to even see myself in the mirror now.Packed on the pounds, and swollen everywhere, dont really even recognize me. Do the effects go away? What if I stop the - 67% more...
    Sickofbeinsick- over a year ago
  30. link Myself85
    Neurontin kidney area, pinched nerve, burning eyes, left leg, constipation
    I have been taking Neurontin since January 2008 with a gradual increase from 300 mg to 900mg daily. I am having several of the side effects especially since the increase to the 900mg. Sleepy, constipation, burning eyes, pain on my left side, probably - 50% more...
    Myself85- over a year ago - in Neurontin
  31. link Char122
    Anyone share severe ringing in ears from this Med? I have been taking 300mg nitely for chronic spinal pain several years. RX'd by Orthopedic Pain Mgmt Dr. and the ringing is becoming worse and very disruptive to my life. I also have the nerve pain in - 33% more...
    Char122- over a year ago - in Neurontin