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Posted 2 Jul 2006 by • 3 answers
my doc put me on lyrica its supposed to be for nerve pain i did have my doubts but it works great! and its non narcotic but still a controlled substance it helps with my sciatica nerve and leg pain its only been on the market for about 5 months according to what my doc said. so here is my advice ...
Posted 2 Feb 2012 by • 6 answers
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. Is this common for fybromyalgia diagnosis because I was ultimately not diagnosed with fibromyalgia ...
Posted 31 Dec 2011 by • 3 answers
I've just started taking it this week.
Posted 4 Mar 2013 by • 6 answers
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 fibromyalgia,arthritis,CFS,nerve pain,severe back/neck pain,just to name a few. So I need help to sleep so body can get ...
Posted 5 May 2012 by • 9 answers
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, Nortriptyline etc... and 7.5 mg of hydrocodone and none of this has helped my pain... they are guessing this ...
Posted 15 Sep 2012 by • 4 answers
Iam asking about a lower cost at pharmacies. I am on a high dosage and cannot afford to get my whole RX so I ration it , save it for a day when I need to be active.
Posted 2 Aug 2012 by • 14 answers
I just saw my Dr and I asked her about maybe switching to something else, I am on 150mg Lyrica at bedtime. I asked her about this because so many on this site have started to change my mind about being on this drug, I was recently put on Gabapentin 100mg tid, my recent hospital stay they up this to ...
Posted 22 Jan 2010 by • 5 answers
My insurance is requiring me to take Gabapentin to see if it will work for my fibromyalgia pain, rather than continuing on Lyrica after 4 1/2 years because of the expense. I am taking 300 mg of Gabapentin 3x day. I am miserable, constant aching in the legs especially, my headaches and neck aches ...
Posted 25 Jun 2011 by • 6 answers
Posted 10 Mar 2011 by • 10 answers
My wife suffers from severe back pain. Doctor has advised Lyrica to be taken once daily at 7 PM but she feels so sleepy & dizzy by 9PM that she cant stand. This is not the time to sleep for any head of family. It is feared that she might fall. Is it a side effect / normal reaction. How can this ...
Posted 2 Sep 2009 by • 2 answers
Posted 8 Nov 2010 by • 12 answers
I have tried many medications/treatments... Topamax, Lyrica, Famvir, Carbatrol, Carbatrol + Baclofen, and acupuncture. None have worked. I have had PHN in my face for about a year now, and the only thing that sometimes helps is Percocet (makes me very, very ill). Any suggestions? I know I ...
Posted 13 Sep 2010 by • 8 answers
LYrica has done wonders with my nerve pain from post surgery and back problems but I have had problems becoming sexually aroused and difficulty having an orgasm.
Posted 21 Nov 2012 by • 12 answers
I take 300 mg per day of Lyrica due to extreme nerve pain in my legs post multi level lumbar fusion It helps with the pain but really effects the ability to think and remember along with instability requiring me to use a cane. I have heard that Cymbalta helps with nerve pain and wonder if anyone ...
Posted 4 Dec 2011 by • 2 answers
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