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Lyrica and Weight Gain? Yes or No?

Posted 27 Jan 2010 by snowgoer68 36 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 ...

How long did your side effects last after tapering off Topamax?

Posted 1 May 2012 by Lyssa0124 4 answers

I was on topamax for about 3 months and at 75 mg. This drug was highly changing my mood and personality and it was only mildly effective at helping the migraines. I spoke with my doctor and he told me to wean off by 25 mg every 4 days. I took my last pill on day 12. I am currently 9 days free of ...

Anyone out there have fibromyalgia that has made them quit their jobs?

Posted 27 Dec 2009 by missy2 20 answers

To stay home and manage the pain.I'm a female 55 and i've been home for a year. It's like if i rest for 2 days i 'm good for 1day , i'm on 200 mg of lyrica, 50 mg of savella, 2 davocet n 100 a day (that's all my dr will give me) and other meds for panic & ...

When will I be able to get Aimovig in Canada?

Posted 10 Jul 2018 by chrislo 2 answers

Does any one know where I can find out when Aimovig will be available in Canada? New migraine treatment drug approved for use and now available in the US. Thanks ! Christine

Does anyone else feel like Topamax is making the stupid?

Posted 4 Dec 2017 by Sarahce428 8 answers

I feel like the Topamax is leeching my brain. I forget simple (and not so simple) words and jumble words in sentences. Sometimes I speak complete gibberish. It's hard to be a professional when I use words like thingy and whosit or just stand there and stare blankly because all the thoughts ...

Topamax Withdrawal at 25 mg?

Posted 17 Dec 2011 by higg915 1 answer

I am a 28 year old female. I was diagnosed with complex migraines 2 months ago and was prescribed 25 mg of Topamax once daily. I immediately began suffering from pretty much all the side effects! I dropped a size in clothes within 2 weeks (and I'm not overweight), I had major mood swings, ...

Is Propranolol affecting my Venlafaxine?

Posted 29 May 2012 by MariahGem 6 answers

I have a question about depression medications. I have had major depression (and OCD) for over 15 years, and most Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors weren't helping me. Then my doctor prescribed me Venlafaxine, and it's been the most helpful drug I have ever taken. Venlafaxine is a Serotonin ...

What is the cost of the migraine drug Ajovy?

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Dysport vs Botox: What's the difference?

Posted 12 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Dysport and Botox both have cosmetic uses. But what is the difference between these botulinum toxins?

What type of drug is Emgality?

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Has any experience nightmares as a side effect of taking Topamax?

Posted 1 Oct 2009 by Smartchick73 6 answers

I've been on Topamax since March 2009 and in the past few weeks (maybe 4-5) I've been having nightmares, not just bad dreams, but night terrors... really horrible stuff. I had a routine visit with my doctor on Monday and he cut my night time Topamax dosage back a little because he thinks ...

What type of drug is Ajovy?

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Can I stop amitriptyline after 18 days at 25mg?

Posted 12 days ago by Dragonfly2 2 answers

I’m on day 53 of a headache. It’s centralized behind my left ear. I also have gums, teeth, cheek and forehead of my left side. The day before this happened I was at the dentist and my jaw popped, so hard It felt like I had the wind kicked out of me. After many visits to many docs... Doc ...

Vomiting from cymbalta?

Posted 23 May 2012 by cbomb79 3 answers

I am prescribed 60mg cymbalta at bedtime for cervical disc pain as well as migraine prophylaxis. I lost my insurance in february but I had a bottle of 30mg cymbalta left over from when I first started it. I took 2 30mg capsules at bedtime a few nights ago and woke up vomitting in the middle of the ...

How do you use the migraine drug Ajovy?

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