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Lyrica and Weight Gain? Yes or No?

Posted 27 Jan 2010 by snowgoer68 36 answers

I would like to find out how many here on lyrica are gaining weight. I have seen multiple sites on the internet with people gaining tons of weight, some saying they were even eating less, exercising more. Although it helped the pain some could not take the weight. I am an above knee amputee and ...

Is Gabapentin 300mg Capsules Actually the same as Neurontin Capsules?

Posted 15 Aug 2009 by kristianali 29 answers

My doctor gave me this for the pain in my back.

Neuropathy..anyone who suffers from this awful condition, do you have problems with deep?

Posted 20 Jun 2012 26 answers

itching in your legs/feet, and hands?? If you do, what can be done about this infuriating situation? Thanks!!

Peripheral Neuropathy - Has anyone tried "Neuropathy Support Formula" sold by the Neuropathy?

Posted 8 Jun 2011 by paindolly 20 answers

... Treatment Group"? I have painful peripheral neuropathy from chemotherapy and have been using Gabapentin and Lyrica for four years. I used Cymbalta but now have urination problems (can't urinate easily) so I discontinued it.

The neuropathy in my legs is causing severe muscle weakness, loss of balance and coordination?

Posted 23 Jul 2013 by smileyzz 16 answers

This is steadily getting worse. I called my neurologist and could not even get an appointment to discuss anything. She said there is nothing that can be done for me. I asked about special shoes or anything to help with the balance and lack of coordination. I walk like a drunk all the time and have ...

Those of you on gabapentin have you noticed tremors & tics in eyes, face or arms?

Posted 28 Feb 2013 by Tee6759 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 ...

Persisting Pain, Shingles - I have neuropathy all through out my body and I do mean all through out?

Posted 7 Apr 2013 by so confused 11 answers

... I have it in my vaginal area, in the back of my legs, major burning and stinging sensations, down into my legs and feet, I have it in my arms and in my hands and even up into my face and ears. I itch all over, and I have had a few breakouts which always vary. I had a few in my vaginal area and ...

Hi friends and newbies, Is anyone having weird side effects from Gabapentin? Will this go away?

Posted 5 Feb 2013 by MacIntosh12 23 answers

I'm whipped into a frenzy and feel as if I may spin off into orbit at any moment. I also am experiencing cognitive problems, my memory is so bad that family members have actually noticed that lovely side effect. (watched a film last night and my hubby said that it was the second time we ...

I have been wondering about asking my pain doctor to prescribe an anti-depressant to help with pain?

Posted 3 Mar 2011 by DzooBaby 36 answers

I have tried Cymbalta but couldnt take it due to side effects of extreme edema in my hands, feet and face. I have tried Lyrica and gabapentin too but cant take either of those due to unpleasant side effects.I am wanting to find out if most of you who take an antidepressant/anticonvulsant think it ...

Gabapentin for Peripheral Neuropathy?

Posted 31 Mar 2010 by bwreid 15 answers

Have been on this for 6 months. It helps with the pain but I am so depressed I am feeling lost and helpless. Has anyone else had this problem. My Dr. said it would not cause depression and put me on prozac. I seem to be so messed up I am not myself. Help, anyone.

Has anyone taken Cymbalta for nerve pain, or a combination of Lyrica and Cymbalta?

Posted 21 Nov 2012 by fastcarbon 12 answers

I take 300 mg per day of Lyrica due to extreme nerve pain in my legs post multi level lumbar fusion It helps with the pain but really effects the ability to think and remember along with instability requiring me to use a cane. I have heard that Cymbalta helps with nerve pain and wonder if anyone ...

Can you get disability for having a neuropathy? How about a handicap parking sign?

Posted 7 May 2013 by MepoMom 6 answers

I have been dealing with what I feel is a severe neuropathy for quite some time. I can't sleep because anything touching me feet (i.e. sheets or blankets) burns, I can't walk by the time I get off of work and the pain is so bad at nights when I get home I have to excuse myself so my girls ...

What type of Dr.should I be seeing for my Peripheral Neuropathy?

Posted 26 Jul 2010 by boisepastrychef 3 answers

The neuropathy is now affecting more than just my legs feet, arms and hands it is working om my insides to. Or at least it feels that way. I eat and I don't eat much I have learned not to. It takes days for the food to digest and it never does move all the way through with out taking milk of ...

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