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Lyrica vs. gabapentin. What are your thoughts?

Posted 16 May 2014 by Savannity cats 32 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 24 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 ...

Hi there. I've just been prescribed Lyrica for chronic pain issues; how soon did you fellow?

Posted 7 days ago by Shelby73 3 answers

... sufferers notice a difference? I am feeling the side effects of a "drunk" feeling, so I'm hoping after I build up a tolerance that will subside. When does the pain stop though?

I know you can gain weight taking gabapentin because it can increase your appetite?

Posted 13 days ago by Jules1965 2 answers

My question is can you still gain weight even if you are not over eating and moderately exercising? It really helps my pain but i have gained close to 50lbs in 3yrs. Its miserable.

Can Lyrica and bio identical hormone replacement make me gain weight?

Posted 8 days ago by teresita cabrera 0 answers

I have been using Lyrica for almost a month for multiple condicions such as two spinal fusions , osteo arthritis etc , it has been wonderfull! i also use bio identical hormone replacements " pellets" since my body no longer produce them. is it possible that one of them or together are ...

Pregabalin to duloxetine. Small-fiber neuropathy

Posted 7 Apr 2017 by Jan46 2 answers

I am 3 days into starting duloxetine for SFN. I was taking pregabalin, but this needed to be changed due to sensitivity. I am finding things really difficult through the medication change. I don't know if it's side effects of the new medication, or withdrawal from the old. This is the 4th ...

Pregabalin/Microgynon30/vitaminD deficiency?

Posted 19 days ago by Amina00 1 answer

After blood tests my vitamin D was extremely low, they prescribed vitamin D and Pregabalin 75mg 3 times daily for my joints pain, on top they prescribed Microgynon 30 for the last 5 months. Could someone explain why I must take Microgynon as well please?

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 ...

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