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What are the best treatments for the pain of phn?
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Dr. Arthur Davida
Family Medicine
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In brief: Gabapentin
Start at 300 at bedtime, titrate up every few days to a max of 3600 mg per day in 3 daily dosages.
Watch out for leukopenia ( low white cell count ), if hx of cancer or on transplant meds.

In brief: Gabapentin
Start at 300 at bedtime, titrate up every few days to a max of 3600 mg per day in 3 daily dosages.
Watch out for leukopenia ( low white cell count ), if hx of cancer or on transplant meds.
Dr. Arthur Davida
Dr. Arthur Davida
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
In brief: See doctor
Topical medication lido Lidoderm helps.
Oral medications like Cymbalta and Lyrica (pregabalin) and shown to be effective. The best treatment is the one that works.

In brief: See doctor
Topical medication lido Lidoderm helps.
Oral medications like Cymbalta and Lyrica (pregabalin) and shown to be effective. The best treatment is the one that works.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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