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Persisting Pain, Shingles Questions

Displaying 39 questions associated with Persisting Pain, Shingles.

Lyrica vs Gabapentin: What's the difference?

How long does it take for Lyrica to work?

Can you stop Lyrica cold turkey?

Does Ketamine’s therapy work?

I have been living with chronic pain for over 20 years. It’s a struggle to get a Dr. to understand and believe you. I’m in Lyrica but no pain medication. They just refuse to prescribe it to me even though I have other health issues. I came across ketamine on Google. Has anyone tried it?... read more

How long does Lyrica stay in your system?

Does Lyrica make you sleepy?

Is gabapentin addictive?

Should gabapentin be taken with food?

Does Qutenza contain red chili peppers?

What is ZTlido used to treat?

What is the advantage of ZTlido over Lidoderm?

Lyrica and Weight Gain? Yes or No?

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... read more

Is gabapentin 300mg capsules actually the same as Neurontin capsules?

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

I was prescribed Gabapentin after an awful outbreak of shingles last June?

My PCM ordered 300mg to be taken 3x a day. I haven't felt any significant relief from this, so I looked it up on this website. I found that I may not be taking enough, so I called my PCM, and she prescribed 400mg to be taken 3x a day. How long will it take for me to know if this is an... read more

Why have most doctors stopped prescribing carisoprodol for severe muscle spasms?

Why do they prefer Lyrica over soma for muscle spasms, and severe neurological painful conditions, because Lyrica has many terrible side effects according to my own experience between the two!

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