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Posted 16 May 2014 by • 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?
Posted 4 Mar 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 28 Feb 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 7 days ago by • 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?
Posted 13 days ago by • 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.
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Posted 8 days ago by • 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 ...
Posted 7 Apr 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 19 days ago by • 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?
Posted 27 Feb 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 11 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 24 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
I just started taking Lyrica but still have the burning roof of mouth. Has anyone had any success with Lyrica for pain?
Posted 16 Feb 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 12 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers