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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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Taking Neurontin for my fibromyalgia?

Posted 13 Apr 2018 by Aburnett37 4 answers

I take 2400mgs in am and 1600 in afternoon and 2400mgs at bed time I've been on Lyrica before I cannot take it it made me have Suicidal Thoughts my doctor said that this is the highest milligram that I can be on for Neurontin I am currently still in a lot of pain daily it was just wondering if ...

How long does it take for gabapentin to work. I'm currently taking 400 mg, 3 times per day.

Posted 29 Mar 2018 by joe7755 3 answers

I have neuropathy in my feet, primarily my right foot strange, because it began in December, 2016' went away in June last year, however, symptoms began in December last year.

Has anyone have problems taking Lyrica with other meds?

Posted 9 Apr 2018 by Dorothy65 1 answer

I first started taking Lyrica on march 15 I took 1 at 75mg 2 hours later I took another 1 it worked the pain was gone from my fibromyalgia but since I later am taking Robaxin with tramadol too, I am feeling like withdrawals and pain is worse now. Why?

Does gabapentin stop working after taking it for a certain length of time?

Posted 25 Mar 2018 by Painfulhubby 3 answers

I husband has been on gabapentin for approximately two years. He feels that it’s not working as well anymore. Does gabapentin stopped working as well after taking a certain length of time?

What could I take to replace my dosage of Lyrica. I take it 3 times a day,

Posted 7 Apr 2018 by ChesterRay 1 answer

It is the weekend and I can't get a refill until Monday. I used to take gabapentin. Could I take gabapentin until the weekend is over? My feet are going numb.

How long will the side effects last?

Posted 1 Mar 2018 by Victoria3110 2 answers

I started on 25mg of Lyrica last night and the pain has already reduced dramatically, but I started to get bad vertigo after about 16hrs. Is this normal?

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