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Will gabapentin-neurontin help my pain with multilevel disc degeneration?

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Dr. Stan Lee
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Neurontin/gabapentin is a nerve stabilizing medication that can be helpful for nerve pain.
Pain from multilevel disk degeneration originates from the joints, bone, and possibly the muscles, but typically not the nerves.

In brief: No

Neurontin/gabapentin is a nerve stabilizing medication that can be helpful for nerve pain.
Pain from multilevel disk degeneration originates from the joints, bone, and possibly the muscles, but typically not the nerves.
Dr. Stan Lee
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Dr. Andrew Oh
I would have to disagree with Dr. Lee here. It can be a great adjunctive medication if you are trying to control your pain with medications.
Dr. Austin Yeargan III
It can be helpful.

In brief: Yes

It should be helpful.

In brief: Yes

It should be helpful.
Dr. Robert Schlessel
Dr. Robert Schlessel
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