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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 ...

Is Aleve and Tylenol safe to take together ? I found relief with this combo?

Posted 25 Aug 2014 by coffeecup 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.

If anyone else is taking neurontin for nerve pain, can you tell me what your experience has been?

Posted 10 Nov 2012 by Zombievickers 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 ...

Nerve damage causing muscle to spasm and cramp. the pain is unbearable!

Posted 16 Apr 2012 by mr.ie 18 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, ...

How important is it to wean off lyrica slowly?

Posted 16 Sep 2012 by mom2jjc 15 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 ...

How long does it take for Lyrica to take effect for nerve pain?

Posted 5 May 2010 by sharonleipfert 12 answers

I have nerve pain and my Dr. just prescribed Lyrica. I was wondering how long is it before I will notice any relief from the pain?

Wondering if anyone out there feels like I do living with chronic pain and how hard it is?

Posted 22 Jan 2013 by heidi187 41 answers

My name is Heidi im 32 years old and have been living with chronic pain due to 3 herniated disks,bulging disk and siatic nerve damage.It changes your life i was once an active person waitress/bartender very fit full of energy until i hurt my back.Now im always in pain and on pain meds don't do ...

Does generic clonazepam (Teva) work as well as brand Klonopin?

Posted 14 Jul 2014 by PattyP11 22 answers

I occasionally take .5mg of Teva clonazepam for nerve pain. I find there is quite a lot of variation in the effectiveness of the tablets -- some work 100% well and some only 50-70%. I was wondering if this is due to it being a generic. Any thoughts?

Those of you on gabapentin have you noticed tremors & tics in eyes, face or arms?

Posted 28 Feb 2013 by Tee6759 28 answers

My doctor recently increased me from 1800mg to 2700mg due to my neuropathy getting worse from the fibromyalgia. Ive recently noticed some tremors and tics in my eyes, face and arms. I am not sure if this is from the fibro or the increase of the gabapentin. It might be that I am just having a fibro ...

I have just been prescribed gabapentin 300mg for sciatica nerve pain in my leg?

Posted 13 Jul 2016 by Martinka4601 7 answers

The pain only occurs when sitting. Does anyone have experience taking this drug for sciatica pain?

Wondering if anyone else feels worthless due to lack of quality of life due to chronic pain?

Posted 9 Nov 2012 by PiratePrincess 33 answers

I'm new here, just joined today... I've been dealing with chronic pain for the last three years due to DDD, bulging/herniated discs, spinal stenosis, sciatica and severe nerve pain. I'm a wife and mother of two teenagers... I miss being an active member of my family. I went from ...

Soma for Fibromyalgia?

Posted 10 Nov 2010 by marjorie zych 33 answers

I am currently on Soma 350mg 3x daily for my Fibromyalgia with mild relief if I am having a mild day that is. Has anyone out there with Fibromyalgia ever taken anything but narcotics for your Fibromyalgia and have it work more than 20%? I cannot deal with the pain much more my muscles in my legs ...

I have been wondering about asking my pain doctor to prescribe an anti-depressant to help with pain?

Posted 3 Mar 2011 by DzooBaby 36 answers

I have tried Cymbalta but couldnt take it due to side effects of extreme edema in my hands, feet and face. I have tried Lyrica and gabapentin too but cant take either of those due to unpleasant side effects.I am wanting to find out if most of you who take an antidepressant/anticonvulsant think it ...

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