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Posted 16 May 2014 by • 36 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 4 Mar 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 28 Feb 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 28 Apr 2017 by • 7 answers
Posted 14 days ago by • 0 answers
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 ...
Posted 15 May 2017 by • 3 answers
Posted 17 days ago by • 0 answers
I have just read some science based information that suggests gabapentin can inhibit the regeneration of chemicals needed in the regeneration of nerve cells in the synapses between the neurons in the brain. I am post stroke, after an operation 2 years ago affected my right side. I have slowly ...
Posted 24 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
I'm very sensitive to medications and couldn't take Neurotin so I'm waiting for approval for Lyrica that was prescribed today at 50mg to start. I was wondering if it made you feel sleepy or simply just stopped pain without any major side effects? I'm scared of all medicines new ...
Posted 19 Aug 2017 by • 2 answers
... ankles and feet could this maybe be side effect
Posted 11 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 4 Aug 2017 • 1 answer
Iv been on gabapentin now for about 8 weeks and this past 2 weeks my joints are really painful. Has anyone else had this. My GP said reduce them but my back pain is too bad.
Posted 24 Jul 2017 by • 2 answers
Six yrs ago I took gabapentin (300 mg at night) for sciatica; worked so well! Now have sciatica again, My doctor said double up to 600 mg of gabapentin before bed, but it does absolutely nothing to relieve pain or even make me sleepy. What's up with gabapentin?
Posted 8 Jul 2017 by • 3 answers
Posted 23 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
Would like to have as much detail as possible when this medication oxcarbazepine and what side effects I should expect.
Posted 24 Jun 2017 by • 3 answers
Have seen doctor, dermatologist several times for itch,only thing that helped was Lyrica. But it is putting much unwanted weight on me.was told I had stage3 kidney disease, take anti- depressant, & anxiety med. Any suggestion or thoughts. Please! Itch so bad, without Lyrica. I am in misery.