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Lyrica vs. gabapentin. What are your thoughts?

Posted 16 May 2014 by Savannity cats 30 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 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 ...

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

Posted 28 Feb 2013 by Tee6759 23 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. Im not sure if this is from the fibro or the increase of the gabapentin. It might be Im just having a fibro flare, Im ...

Want to stop pregabalin?

Posted 27 Feb 2017 by jontyk 1 answer

Hello. I'm new to this group. I have been taking pregabalin for a small fibre neuropathy as a result of a chemotherapy drug I was given many years ago. I take 150mg twice a day. I was originally on 100mg be but increased it last summer when the pain got worse. Although the medication has ...

My PCP gave me 50 mg of Lyrica for burning roof of mouth due to neuralgia after having shingles?

Posted 24 Feb 2017 by Misha6 2 answers

I just started taking Lyrica but still have the burning roof of mouth. Has anyone had any success with Lyrica for pain?

Lyricia issues? Can all these issues I'm having he from side effects of lyricia?

Posted 16 Feb 2017 by Puraminerals7 1 answer

I was on 100 mg of lyricia for about 10 months and went to 150 in nov then my doctor went to 225 a day 2 weeks ago. I have many ailments and issues. Everyone is blaming something else. Ie menapause, did brain scan came back with white matter, did heart ct. came back with some kind of leasikns or ...

Is it normal to take 3,000mg of gabapentin? Or would another be better?

Posted 4 Jan 2017 by Luna moth 3 answers

Is it normal to take 3,000mg of gabapentin? I take 1,000mg 3 times a day for occipital neuralgia, migraines, and cervical dystonia; as prescribed by my Neurologist. It helps to a degree but it's not miraculous at alleviating the pain. I also take a cocktail of other medications for other ...

Pregabalin - Does the body build a tolerance for Lyrica?

Posted 25 Dec 2016 by pwrnapper 2 answers

I have been taking Lyrica for about 10 years now and even with increased doses over the years (currently at 150 mg 3X day) it appear that either I have built up a tolerance or it is no longer working as well. At these higher doses side effects are worse than before, i.e. weight gain, tiredness, ...

Will pregabalin help with a toothache?

Posted 29 Dec 2016 by billyduce 1 answer

Does anyone have experience in being prescribed both gabapentin and Lyrica simultaneously? Max dose?

Posted 3 Jan 2017 by Bgettys 1 answer

I was curious as to whether anyone else had been prescribed both gabapentin and Lyrica simultaneously and if so what was the max prescribed dose. How effective were these in conjunction versus independently?

Fibromyalgia, CFS, Peripheral Neuropathy, Severe Neck and Shoulder Pain AND Asthma?

Posted 11 Nov 2016 by yoginistephanie 3 answers

Can I really have so many different diagnoses and it be correct? I keep thinking it must be symptom s of something else and do tests, but when do I stop?!

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