Join the 'Lyrica' group to help and get support from people like you.

Lyrica Questions


Questions & Answers (627)

Blog (10) Group Members (418) RSS

We found 627 questions associated with the 'Lyrica' topic.

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

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

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

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

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 19 Jan 2015 9 answers

Body wide pain 3+ mos. Lyrica & Gabap make it much worse. No inflammation. What is causing my pain?

I started having pain in my knees 3+ months ago. I had trouble getting up and down from my chair and in and out of the car. Then I started having pain in my hands, particularly my thumbs. My thumb ...

Posted 6 hours ago 3 answers

Is it ok to continue using Lyrica for the 'feel good' effeect ?

I have used Lyrica for shingles & found it had an anti depressant & anti anxiety effect on me.

Posted 1 day 10 hours ago 2 answers

Lyrica - Does Pregabalin cause bloating/swelling of the abdomen?

I have been on Pregabalin for 4 months (for anxiety, 600mg daily) and have started to experience severe abdominal swelling. I have had issues with bloating in the past and have IBS in my family ...

Posted 12 days ago 1 answer

Will Lyrica show up on a lab urine drug test with low detection levels?

I took 75 mg of Lyrica 3 hours before my urine test and the test was to see if I was taking it. Should it show up?

Posted 5 Mar 2012 1 answer

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

Pregabalin - has anyone taken effexor with lyrica? I am worried about being "over medicated"?

I suffer from fybromyalgia, panic attack, anxiety,depression, somatization disorder, and PTSD. Also, I am worried about weight gain. I am not exactly thin.

Posted 6 Feb 2015 2 answers

Fibromyalgia - struggling with muscle pain (twitching, spasms, mind & body weak from fighting)?

had... inj.'s, pain meds that worked only for short time? Well, I could write the book!I'm certain Dr.s thought I just wanted pain meds. I became pro-active, basically diagnosing myself. I ...

Posted 13 Jan 2014 8 answers

Taking Lexapro 15 mg and Lyrica 25 mg for past 12 mths. If I get pregnant while on these medication?

We want to start a family and my psychiatrist has agreed we would cut down the medication but she only cut my Lexapro from 20 mg - 15 mg and is keeping me on 25mg Lyrica saying it would be Summer ...

Posted 5 Feb 2015 1 answer

Page 1 2 3 4 ... Next

Ask a Question

Further Information

Related Condition Support Groups

Neuropathic Pain, Fibromyalgia, Diabetic Neuropathy, Diabetic Nerve Damage, Neuralgia, Persisting Pain, Shingles, Postherpetic Neuralgia, Epilepsy

Lyrica Patient Information at

Search this Group