Lyrica was helping my pain , but dr suggested I tried an opiat ,but had to came off lyrica I got 1/2 way down it blew me apart pain wise and depression which I never had before I went st back up to original dose it's 5 weeks now ,but I am not back to where I was pain wise and still have depression but not as bad ,nuro said it could take longer to build up to get back to where I was, anybody found it took a long time to build up , I am rather panicking its taking so long ,,, thank you for any replies