So you have been diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy and been prescribed gabapentin. You are thinking this is going to be my savior to help me with my:
Have you taken the time to look at the side effects of the gabapentin? Let me give you just a few. Here are the side effects listed by the mayo clinic on the use of gabapentin:
Let's ask this question. Does it make sense for you to take a medication that has these side effects when these are the problems you are trying to solve? Is gabapentin a solution or band aid. What happens to your neuropathy if all you do is treat the symptom and not the root cause.
Dr. Thai DC