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Posted 24 May 2012 by Kali45 • 20 answers
I have FMS and have been suffering from severe insomnia since Jan. 2011. I have become so ill and so limited in my ability to function that I must consider starting Gabapentin in very short order. I have been avoiding it after losing 85 pounds when I got off Paxil. But this is becoming a do or die ...
Posted 29 Jul 2010 by Lielanie • 49 answers
It seems that most of the Q's are similar... Here's my story, I've been on Lexapro for anxiety for almost 3 years (with continually telling my Dr to get me off of it!) I've gained over 40lbs, which Dr said was not contributed to the Lex, just that I ate too much/exercised too ...
Posted 4 Dec 2011 by Chicks41009 • 8 answers
I have 50mg tramadol, does ot come in lower or higher mg?
Posted 27 Jan 2010 by snowgoer68 • 35 answers
I would like to find out how many here on lyrica are gaining weight. I have seen multiple sites on the internet with people gaining tons of weight, some saying they were even eating less, exercising more. Although it helped the pain some could not take the weight. I am an above knee amputee and ...
Posted 16 May 2014 by Savannity cats • 27 answers
I was taking Lyrica and was still in pain, my doctor switched me to Gabapentin and at first I thought it was better. But a year and a half later I feel like the side effects are worse than the cure. What are your experiences with these drugs?
Posted 29 Apr 2013 by kk999 • 9 answers
my weight has shot up so much recently and seems to coincide with my medication being put up from 1 to 2 capsules a day . ive been on prozac for many years but weight gain has not been a problem before ..
Posted 16 Jun 2012 by nledesma1981 • 29 answers
Lyrica works well for me. I suffer from chronic pain due to 6 ruptured 6... 4 in my neck and 2 huge ones in my lower bato from an auto accident where I got rear ended. I believe I got fibromyalgia due to the accident. My pain is terrible to the point where I take Zofran for nausea. My pcp did blood ...
Posted 12 Apr 2013 by stephfayard39 • 2 answers
Aren't they both anti-inflammatory drugs? What is the difference?
Posted 24 Oct 2010 • 12 answers
I do not like the way Lyrica makes me feel in the morning! My feet look a bit puffy as well. (I was in 5 inch heels yesterday for about 8 hours, so maybe that is why?) This is the fifth day on Lyrica, and I just feel like I'm stoned!!! Will this side effect wear off eventually?? Thank you in ...
Posted 28 May 2014 by Trinabell • 5 answers
Posted 17 Apr 2011 by canussaba • 4 answers
I'm not supposed to take aspirin or acetemaphen because of Stage 3 kidney disease. I have fibromyalgia and have a lot of pain. Celebrex worked fine when the doctor let me take 200 mg twice a day. Because of scares about celebrex's possible connection to heart trouble, she cut me down to ...
Posted 20 Jun 2012 • 19 answers
itching in your legs/feet, and hands?? If you do, what can be done about this infuriating situation? Thanks!!
Posted 23 May 2011 by Bhedge • 9 answers
I have chronic fatigue and now, apparently fibromyalgia. My doctor has asked me to take Lyrica and Cymbalta. The Lyrica is no problem, but the Cymbalta (30 mg) I took one time while I was off work to see if it caused side effects, and I was dizzy and it made me very tired. The doctor told me to ...
Posted 13 Feb 2010 by chronicpainhurts • 60 answers
I had to sign a pain management agreement with my PCP which says that I can't get pain meds from any other Dr, even a pain mangagment specialist. I asked them, even if I get in a car accident, and they give me IV pain meds, and I am out of it, does that count and will they put me in rehab? ...
Posted 22 Jan 2013 by AParsons • 17 answers
My doctor has me on 600mg of Neurontin 3x a day AND 100mg of Lyrica 3x a day for fibromyalgia. I'm curious about the side effects. I have serious dizzy spells, blurred(double) vision, trouble with balance, major memory loss issues and I feel exhausted all day. Plus, I don't really have ...
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