Skip to Content

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

Lyrica Questions (Page 2)

 Clear

We found 657 questions associated with the 'Lyrica' topic.

How long does it take lyrica kicks in & how long should its affects last?

Posted 2 Feb 2012 by MillieG 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 ...

Does Lyrica work well for nerve pain?

Posted 2 Jul 2006 by morticia 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 ...

How long does lyrica take to work. I am on 75mg?

Posted 31 Dec 2011 by berry22 3 answers

I've just started taking it this week.

What time at night should I take Lyrica?

Posted 4 Mar 2013 by maboop 5 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 ...

Shingles pain?? I have had constant burning gnawing intense left sided chest pain?

Posted 5 May 2012 by sunshine1109 8 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 ...

Does anyone know when Lyrica [pregabalin] will be available as a generic drug?

Posted 15 Sep 2012 by babycakes677 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.

Need advice about Lyrica and tapering down, is there anything I can take to help withdrawals?

Posted 2 Aug 2012 by ukliz 8 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 ...

What mg of Gabapentin (3x daily) is equal to 200mg of Lyrica (2 x daily)?

Posted 22 Jan 2010 by ddjfibro 4 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 ...

Postherpetic Neuralgia - Has anyone had success with curing their PHN?

Posted 8 Nov 2010 by AKParham 11 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 ...

Is Lyrica (pregabalin) a narcotic pain medicine?

Posted 2 Sep 2009 by 1dcowboy 2 answers

Lyrica + side effects, my wife is sleepy, how can this be corrected?

Posted 10 Mar 2011 by J M Chawla 9 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 ...

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

Posted 13 Jan 2014 by 1fibronut 8 answers

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 took all the info to new Dr.I finally started on Lyrica,tai chi ex., better diet.Am on 75 mg 4 a ...

Has anyone taken Cymbalta for nerve pain, or a combination of Lyrica and Cymbalta?

Posted 21 Nov 2012 by fastcarbon 8 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 ...

What medication is equal to lyrica?

Posted 13 Feb 2013 by macewing66 6 answers

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 Drugs.com

Search this Group