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    thanks for the information and tips. I'll...

    thanks for the information and tips. I'll contact the oncologist's office to see if they have a palliative care doctor my dad could see...although I kind of doubt it because I think w/ their...
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    Thanks for the feedback...I agree we don't want...

    Thanks for the feedback...I agree we don't want him on 3 diff pain meds...and def want him off the neurontin, but you can't' just stop it, so there will be overlap time where he is on the 3 if we add...
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    Hi, thanks for writing. Do you have nerve pain? ...

    Hi, thanks for writing. Do you have nerve pain? when you say "4 at night", what dose pills are those? And finally, have you had any side effects from it? did you have to work up the dosage? Did...
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    I realized later I should have said what PHN was...

    I realized later I should have said what PHN was specifically, sorry!
    Re: Nortrypt. - they recommend starting at the lowest dose w/ older people and then work up, so that's the plan..I did see on...
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    Thanks for writing. As I said earlier...his pain...

    Thanks for writing. As I said earlier...his pain is nerve pain, not bone /cancer pain. He is in an assisted living place, was on hospice until April, but then was improving so we moved him to this...
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    As i said in my first email, he has NO...

    As i said in my first email, he has NO cancer/bone pain, only the postherpetic neuralgia nerve pain from shingles he got 5 years ago. TCAs do supposedly work on nerve pain, better than opiates,...
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    Nortryptiline (pamelor) for nerve/PHN pain

    Hi,
    My 80 yr old dad has had severe PHN in left arm/shoulder for 5 years. He's been on Neurontin for the last 3 yrs, now at 2200mg /day. He also has been bedbound the last year w/ multiple myeloma...
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    Hi Bill, No time to add to my profile...I...

    Hi Bill,

    No time to add to my profile...I joined last night because i've been researching about Neurontin and withdrawal as we try to get my Dad off of it since it has wrecked his brain and is...
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    not a troll

    I'm not a troll..and I never said it was going to cure all your ailments. Just that muscle spasms/restless legs, and many other symtpoms are classic low mag and people should try this. My dad is...
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    legs jerking and magnesium

    Hi...I just posted on the thread about getting off Neurontin and Lyrica about low magnesium symtpoms...check it out. Restless legs, muscle spasms and more are common symptoms of low Mg. I just found...
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    Low magnesium symptoms match w/drawal

    I highly recommend supplementing w/ magnesium to offset some of the withdrawal you are experiencing...best form is transdermal..magnsesim oil by Ancient Minerals is supposed to be the best. Gets...
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