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Posted 16 Mar 2011 by • 11 answers
I have been prescribed prozac to take at bedtime but will this help me throughout the day. My doctor feels that I'm depressed but I feel that I just need something to calm my nerves and take the edge off.
Posted 25 Aug 2014 by • 3 answers
I have post herpetic nerve pain and am also on warfarin for atrial fib. I am not sure about the effects this will have on my INR either but it is the only affordable answer to the pain that I have found.
Posted 10 Apr 2012 by • 25 answers
i was in a car accident 2 weeks ago and my doc put me on this and im seeing a chriopracter 3 times a week for the next 6-8weeks and im scared to try this medicine because no pain med has ever helped me before and plus she said it was also used for bipolar and depression and i have all that and i ...
Posted 15 Feb 2011 by • 6 answers
gabapentin 600mg is what i take and they said i failed for benzo what is benzo they tell me it is a nerve pill catagory and that it is not my gabapentin but it has to be i dont take any illegal drugs and it is for social services they wont let me have my kids back because of it i have to find out ...
Posted 16 Apr 2012 by • 16 answers
What does anyone reccomend for muscle pains in my legs, back, pretty much all over the body. Muscle spasms are the best I can to describe the problem. Nerve damage is causing the muscles to cramp. Besides muscle therapy I need something else to decrease my pain. I've got heated padding, ...
Posted 10 Nov 2012 by • 34 answers
... like? Beside the effects on your nerves, what are the effects on your body and mind? My physician prescribed it to me yesterday for nerve pain from an injury. I took it last night and I was high as a kite. I had a hard time with my balance and vision. This morning I almost felt as though I ...
Posted 16 Sep 2012 by • 12 answers
My 18 year old daughter has been on 150mg of Lyrica 3x a day for 2 months for nerve pain in her foot after a stingray injury and 2 surgeries. Her nerve pain is gone and the side effects of Lyrica are really effecting her. How important is it to wean off the Lyrica very slowly? Are there withdrawal ...
Posted 9 May 2011 by • 6 answers
I was in a head on car collision and almost lost my foot doc gave me gabbapentin (neurotin) for nerve and pain dammage will this work
Posted 30 Jun 2011 by • 4 answers
Having severe lower back pain and sciatic nerve pinch since over two weeks now. Pain is excruciating all over my lower back and right leg. Have been using Vicodin, Norco and Methadone until just today one of the emergency doctors gave an injection of a steroid called Medrol and prescribed Medrol ...
Posted 13 Sep 2011 by • 5 answers
I have been told I have TN by 2 doctors and 2 say probably not, Was given neurotin by one doctor which I took for a week then stopped. Saw a neurologist and he said there is no real way to diagnose TN except with symptoms and he has prescribed tegretol 200 mg once a day, then 2x a day. My question ...
Posted 20 Feb 2011 by • 6 answers
as i go to bed i get very bad stabing pain as if somthing is pinching my nerves in my shoulder blade,i wake-up screaming in pain and its going on for over 3 weeks now ,i hate to go to E.R but i only sleep 1or 2 hours then it happens agian all night,even if i sleep in a chair-nothing helps this pain!
Posted 28 Sep 2013 by • 3 answers
I went to the emergency department about 5 days ago because of an intense pain on my right side from the lower vertebrae with a shooting pain down the leg now although the shooting pain is gone I stilll have problems with pain in the lower back buttock area and i've taken all the valium, ...
Posted 17 Mar 2012 by • 8 answers
Having a flare-up of sciatic nerve pain in hip. What should I take to relieve pain ?
Prescription - Afraid to tell my doctor I am addicted to pain meds, but I am being forced to before?
Posted 10 Apr 2012 by • 9 answers
I have suffered from chronic pain in my neck and shoulder after four nerves in my neck and shoulder area were permanently damaged. Immediately after I was diagnosed with nerve damage I was put on narcotic pain killers to dull my pain and I have become addicted to percocet. I have decided to check ...
Posted 24 May 2013 by • 4 answers
My neurologist prescribed 50 mg per day for some mild nerve pain. It seems like a pretty heavy duty drug with a ton of bad side effects so I'm not sure the cure wouldn't be worse than the disease, so to speak. I sure wouldn't mind the weight loss side effect, though!