Gabapentin 300 mg same as lyrica 50mg?
- 1 Apr 2010 by runner70
- lyrica, gabapentin
19 Apr 2010
No lyrica (pregabalin) and gabapentin are not the same.
Pregabalin is described as (S)-3-(aminomethyl)-5-methylhexanoic acid.
Gabapentin is described as 1-(aminomethyl)cyclohexaneacetic acid
Gabapentin is used to treat post-herpetic nerve pain and epilepsy.
Lyrica is used to treat anxiety, nerve pain, fibromyalgia and seizures.
http://www.drugs.com/gabapentin.html for more information.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I was taking 200 mg of Lyrica twice a day for upper back pain that goes up my neck. I turned a 4 wheeler over and hit my head and back real hard on ...
16 answers • 10 Oct 2010
if gabapentin and lyrica r almost the same.do u gain pounds on gabapentin???
6 answers • 5 Mar 2013
How many Lyrica 100 to equal to Gabapentin 300?
1 answer • 6 Sep 2013
My Dr. said I should take Gabapentin because it's cheaper than Lyrica and I'm on a very limited income. He has started me on Gabapentin for ...
2 answers • 2 May 2014
Thinking of switching from Lyrica to Gabapentin. (I mean when u get right down to it aren't these like a molecule off from being the same drug) ...
7 answers • 9 Jun 2014