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... I too used Neurontin and I have for over 7 years when a neurologist couldn't stop the reactions following a surgery. I have tried every Internet special trying anything to eliminate the pain. ... (10 replies)
... for Sciatica that were helpful? ... (10 replies)
Feb 14, 2009
... I am also on gabapentin, but I don't think it is actually doing anything. I also have back problems and have been off and on hydrocodone for that, it doesn't really touch the sciatica. My PCP prescribed diazepam for the sciatica for about 2 years, but it did nothing. ... (11 replies)

... If you are short on money for regular acupuncture or want to supplement it at home, I highly recommend the acupressure mats on the market. ... (9 replies)
Using Gabapentin
Aug 30, 2010
... Although I still use a cane and a mobility scooter on occasion it has given me tremendous relief. Prior to Gabapentin I had to use a walker just to get to the washroom. Most nights were spent laying in bed unable to move in sweat soaked sheets. ... (12 replies)
Jan 6, 2010
... I have sciatica and a disk issue, so I live with chronic back pain. ... (27 replies)
... hiker for years. Over the last couple of months experiencing fairly painful left leg discomfort extending down below knee above calf when walking. ... (42 replies)
... Thanks! I'm pretty hopeful about this medication 'cuz I've heard it works well on the stabby stuff. Unfortunately, my sciatica has been light on the numbness and tingling and heavy on the pain. ... (22 replies)
... Adam, I'm really sorry you have this pain. I am dealing with the same thing. Have been for 18 months. I have a herniated disc at L5 S1. The pain is unbearable at times and I feel completely helpless. ... (8 replies)
Jan 11, 2010
... m happy it works great for you and many others. Maybe my sciatica is just too severe and chronic for Gabapentin to have any real noticeable effect. ... (27 replies)
... hour plane trips coming up in a couple of weeks, I got some Hydrocone. Also Gabapentin that I'll test out in advance. ... (26 replies)
Using Gabapentin
Aug 27, 2010
... Your dosage is probably too low and you have to be titrated up. I take 2100 mg a day. I have had problems for over 40 yrs and am at the stage of no more can be done. Gabapentin is the only thing that has helped me at all. ... (12 replies)
... o stand without shifting around a lot, kneel, turnover while sleeping without instantly becoming wide awake...with pain...dread getting out of bed in the morning for the pain in my left cheek, butt cheek, that is... ... (12 replies)
... lus arimidex because I had breast cancer 2010. Gradually the pain started to ease. Meanwhile I saw the orthopeadic surgeon and after some tests I was a candidate for surgery which is on Nov 29, 2012. ... (6 replies)
Jan 8, 2010
... Just goes to show how everybody responds so differently to meds, even if it is the same problem. Gabapentin did nothing for my sciatica, but I've heard otherwise from people who have the same condition. They said it worked wonders for them. Everyone is uniquely wired I suppose. ... (27 replies)
... Well one thing for sure if I take one it does easy the pain. ... (5 replies)
Sciatica pain
May 13, 2012
... Drugs that are typically given for nerve pain are gabapentin, which is the generic name for neurontin or Lyrica. ... (5 replies)
... buttock to hip attachment. I recently had surgery on my nose and I had to sleep at a 45 degree angle on my back for several weeks. After a couple nights, I realized I didn't have the hip pain any more. ... (10 replies)
... S1 problems and sciatica in both legs running to my feet as well. ... (5 replies)
... I would encourage you to read up on piriformis syndrome and look on you tube for demonstrations of exercises to release the piriformis. ... (35 replies)

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