I have been taking pregabalin for over a year to with my anxiety. I started on a low dose and eventually needed to take 600mg daily. When I was on this dose my skin started to get really bad acne (starting on my chin, moving to my cheeks, then nose and then my forehead). My doctor claimed that it couldn't be pregabalin but I knew that it was. I tried to wean myself off this drug but it has been extremely difficult. Does anyone else have this problem?
Katieal; I really don't see acne in the side effects but still a lot of skin problems. Mostly on the face. but just because it is not listed doe's not mean it can't be it. Are you taking any other medication that it could be causing your problems? But if you still can't get anywhere with this you should have your doctor refer you to a Dermatologist to see if they can do something about it. good luck to you I am sure it will work out Chuck1957
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