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How long does it take lyrica kicks in & how long should its affects last?

I've been taking 100 mg of lyrica for roughly 6 mos., at bedtime, and another 100 in the morning. After 1 hour I'm in pain till having pain and wake up in the middle of the night with pain. ...

Posted 2 Feb 2012 6 answers

What time at night should I take Lyrica?

My doctor wants me to try it again at the low 50mg at night,but not sure how fast it will work. I have sleep disorder an cant go to sleep on my own since auto accident,plus I have ...

Posted 4 Mar 2013 4 answers

Shingles pain?? I have had constant burning gnawing intense left sided chest pain?

its not getting better its getting worse and the pain now is unbearable.. it is on my left front chest I have been on several different meds including, Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella Neurontin, ...

Posted 5 May 2012 8 answers

How long does lyrica take to work. I am on 75mg?

I've just started taking it this week.

Posted 31 Dec 2011 3 answers

Can a doctor refuse treatment if you refuse to take a nerve pain study?

I have had chronic pain disorder for 12 years. I have documented every step of the way. Since the law changed I now have to see pain management for Lyrica and tramadol. I have done all of the tests ...

Posted 11 days ago 9 answers

Fibromyalgia - Hi, I have been on Lyrica for about 6 years or so for fibromylgia, but since I now?

... have other insurance, I really cannot afford to take this as they have raised the price so high ( even with insurance ). Can the Lyrica be replaced with Gabapentin ? Also, what are the side ...

Posted 10 Jan 2015 4 answers

Have there been any cases where Nitrofurantoin has reduced the symptoms of peripheral neuropathy?

I have had peripheral neuropathy for a number of years. I take Lyrica to fend off pain. Had a bladder scope procedure and the doctor gave me Nitrofurantoin and suddenly the symptoms of my neuropathy ...

Posted 3 days ago 2 answers

How long do I need to be off of Lyrica to drink alcohol?

I was taking Lyrica 50 mg for 3 days, starting 2 times a day for 1 day then 3 times a day for 2 days, the third day I only took it once. I also took Sumatriptan 20 mg nasal spray, twice on that first ...

Posted 5 days ago 2 answers

How to stop Lyrica 50 mg?

I have bi-lateral leg swelling, R worse. Upper thigh cramps," with screaming type pain " Muscle pain all over. Great hunger,. I am diabetic, mostly diet controlled. Age 74. Fingers are ...

Posted 11 days ago 1 answer

I have seen many people on this site with fibromyalgia who take gabapentin. Will someome explain?

its effectiveness. I tried Lyrica and Savella which had bad side effects. How might gabapentin be more helpful. If someone has taken either of the above meds and switched to gabapentin, has it been ...

Posted 29 Dec 2014 3 answers

I am wondering how long it takes to feel effects from lyrica and what dosage are people on?

I have suffered from fibromyalgia for 27 years... been on multiple antidepressants and an ungodly number of supplements... nothing really helps except tramadol which takes the edge off. Decided to ...

Posted 4 Dec 2014 7 answers

I have been taking Xyrem for more than 10 years and Lyrica for 2 years for fibromyalgia. The last?

... time I skipped taking Xyrem I could not get to sleep all night. I am very concerned about this being a permanent condition. Has anyone else experienced this? Thanks

Posted 9 days ago 0 answers

Can I take Nerontin and Lyrica together?

My girl has fibromyalgia and she is on Nerotin. Previously taken Lyrica, she said it helped. She Thought about taking both. Haven't talked to her GP about it. Wanting to know if the side effects ...

Posted 27 Dec 2014 2 answers

Which drugs are similar to100 mg lyrica capsule in shape?

I need a drug in similar shape to 100mg lyrica capsules to use it as a placebo in an interventional research.

Posted 7 Jan 2015 1 answer

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