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.
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if gabapentin and lyrica r almost the same.do u gain pounds on gabapentin???
6 answers • 5 Mar 2013
Someone mentioned that in a Gabapentin thread and its got me wondering now.
2 answers • 17 Apr 2013