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Lyrica vs. gabapentin. What are your thoughts?

Posted 16 May 2014 by Savannity cats 37 answers

I was taking Lyrica and was still in pain, my doctor switched me to Gabapentin and at first I thought it was better. But a year and a half later I feel like the side effects are worse than the cure. What are your experiences with these drugs?

What time at night should I take Lyrica?

Posted 4 Mar 2013 by maboop 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 ...

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

Posted 28 Feb 2013 by Tee6759 27 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 ...

My question was does gabapentin cause constipation?

Posted 5 Oct 2017 by Peaches1944 1 answer

After asking the question does gabapentin cause constipation I saw that I was not the only one with that question and I saw that it was causing constipation with other people as well I've never had an issue with going to the bathroom after discussing it with my doctor he put me on Linzess and ...

Pregabalin - What is the top daily dose?

Posted 16 Jan 2018 by Chamberlain59 2 answers

I have mega bulging disc l4 and L5 I was put on pregabalin to help with the pain, my consultant makes fun of me bcos my pain stops me from walking

What can I take instead of Lyrica because of the expense?

Posted 4 Jan 2018 by LulaJMurray 2 answers

What can I take in place of Lyrica because of the cost?

How does Lyrica work?

Posted 11 Jan 2018 by LaVerna 0 answers

Gabapentin 900mg nerve pain?

Posted 15 Mar 2015 by Hoping for an answer 5 answers

I have been suffering with a burning pain ( not migraine like , it feels like acid) in my head for about four months, as well as neck pain which had made my neck very unstable and I have to use pillows in the car to prop it up and also sciatic pain, my gp believes it is to do with a car accident I ...

What are other options instead of Lyrica? Does Lyrica really cause weight gain?

Posted 11 Sep 2017 by Roni78 1 answer

I had 3 back surgeries in 1 month due to disc herniation L4 L5 and narrowing of spinal canal where nerves travel. The first surgery wasn't successful they went back second time but during the surgery I got infected and was on antibiotics orally and also through pic line for 12 weeks. I've ...

Anyone on Lyrica have good improve than gabapentin?

Posted 30 Nov 2017 by Bellaloveny25 2 answers

I have neuropathy feet Tingling and Numbness I was on gabapentin almost for a year but not help me my podiatrist recommend switch to Lyrica I Started 150 me twice a day but still have the pain now I'm taking 300 mg twice... It's seems Works but still have pin tingling under my feet ...

Change out gabapentin for what?

Posted 9 Nov 2017 by Tee6759 2 answers

It's been many a month since I wrote on here, but I really need some ideas, my friends. Please, can you help me? My insurance is taking my gabapentin from 5.00 a month, to 50.00/month starting January 2018. This gives me less than 2 months to wean off a drug I've been taking for 8 years ...

Oxcarbazepine reaction?

Posted 30 Nov 2017 by Thornstar 2 answers

I was prescribed oxcarbazepine by my doctor. I only took it for 5 days and started having reactions to it. I stopped taking it over a week ago. Why do I still feel horribly depressed and exhausted? How long will this last?

I just started taking Cymbalta for diabetic neuropathy. I am now constipated.

Posted 25 Oct 2017 by BillHeys 2 answers

I just started taking Cymbalta for diabetic neuropathy. I am now constipated, and have not had a movement in over two days. What should I do? I have been taking Gabapentin and Celexa. My doctor wants to wean me off these two drugs and taper up the Cymbalta.

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