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Posted 16 May 2014 by • 41 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?
Posted 28 Feb 2013 by • 30 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 ...
Posted 28 Apr 2017 by • 9 answers
Posted 4 Mar 2013 by • 9 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 ...
Posted 5 Oct 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 4 Dec 2014 by • 7 answers
Nerve damage, extensive, due to Muscular Dystrophy, causes extreme pain in lower legs and hands. Gabapenten caused seizures and I now take oxazepam. By itself, not enough, Dr suggested lyrica.
Posted 15 May 2017 by • 4 answers
Posted 22 Sep 2017 by • 1 answer
I'm on Lyrica, 75mg 3x a day. I'm tapering off 25mg at a time. Right now, I'm taking 75mg in the morning, 50mg early afternoon, and 75mg at night. How should I progress? Take one of the 75mg doses down to 50mg also.. Or take the 50mg down to 25mg? The doctor spreader the doses out ...
Posted 15 Mar 2015 by • 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 ...
I take 200mg lyrica 3 times a day for fibermyalga, also neuropathy, what mg of gabapentin do I take?
Posted 2 Jul 2016 by • 7 answers
I have fibermyalga all over, Pinch nerves on both the inside and outside of my ankles, and neuropathy in the lower part of my legs, mostly my calves, to top it off I have plantar fasyitetis on the bottom of both feet, I take 600mg a day of lyrica only, what about the neuropathy and plantar ...
Posted 24 Aug 2013 by • 8 answers
and I feel a bit leery about it, there are just SO many side effects! And some really scary ones at that. I've been feeling exhausted lately, will Tegretol just exacerbate my exhaustion? I used to be a very high energy person, but no longer, much to my chagrin! My energy has taken off with my ...
Posted 27 Jun 2018 by • 2 answers
Posted 18 Feb 2013 by • 9 answers
I take 600 mg of Lyrica, 3200mg of Gabapentin, 60mg of Cymbalta, 4 capsules of Neuropathy Formula 10 to 20mg hydrocodone as needed every 6 hours for pain daily. I have ph. neuropathy and was diagnosed around 7 years ago. I am searching for information that might help me get off the medications ...
Posted 3 days ago by • 1 answer
... nerve pain and have you had any relief from it?
Posted 4 Jan 2017 by • 5 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 ...