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Lyrica and Weight Gain? Yes or No?

Posted 27 Jan 2010 by snowgoer68 35 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 ...

What medications will cause heart flutters and irregular heart beat?

Posted 19 Apr 2014 by Slow train 5 answers

Have CRPS and have taken many meds over eth years - since on tramadol I ahve had heart flutters that now lead to racing heart, missing beats and it goes on for hours. I have no energy, feel faint and am totally exhausted doing nothing. Dr's say its a benign PVC - I did NOT have this before the ...

My doctor says have all the symptoms of RSD but he isn't sure cause I don't have excessive sweating?

Posted 11 Aug 2016 by dgentry33 5 answers

I injured my right ankle at work about to years ago and have been in severe pain ever since. I worked for about three months on the injury before they sent me to a specialist that said I tore 2 tendons and fractured my tibia. After 2 surgery's nothing has gotten better just more pain threw out ...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - My friend has RSD and is suicidal. I don't know what to?

Posted 12 Aug 2016 by Kesedghi 2 answers

... do!!! She lives in Indiana and has little family support. She is on max pain meds so reasoning with her proves difficult. Is there anyone out there that could email/ text/ call her for support? I am praying for answers.

Pain Management - Please anser I am in disparate need of help for CRPS syndrome. I fell and sprained

Posted 17 Apr 2016 by Macq8833 1 answer

... my ankle before Thanksgiving. Now months later I have been diagnosed with CRPS. I went to a pain specialist and he refused to treat my pain and canceled my nerve block as well. I am now waiting for a new pain specialist and was told I might not walk again. They didnt help me soon enough cause ...

I had ankle surgery in November. I still have pain now. The Orthopedic sent me to pain management to

Posted 24 Mar 2016 by HAMMACK06 2 answers

... evaluate and treat RSD/CRPS. They did a sympathetic nerve block on the 17th. I was in the worst pain of my life the next 3 days I ended up going to emergency room to get relief. A week later I am still in pain and percocets are not cutting it. They did an MRI and came back and said no Hematomas ...

I am taking Gabapentin and Beclofen for RSDdisease and am falling asleep. Is this normal or not?

Posted 8 Dec 2015 by Sapphire1171 3 answers

I was diagnosed with Reflex Sympathetic Distrophy Disease 6 months ago and my doctor prescribed Gabapentin and Beclofen to help with the pain. However, I find myself falling asleep for most of the day... approximately 18 hours a day- and I just pass out. Should I be concerned or is this a normal ...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - I have had rsd four times or what you could call flare up's?

Posted 31 Oct 2015 by kar_91 1 answer

... some all due to a injury and one surgery. I recently hurt my hand and now it looks like it kicked in my rsd. I have had a spinal block done each time and it works. I guess my question is I have never had happen to my hand and I'm nervous to know how long before I should see about getting a ...

Cyclobenzaprine - Would it be recommended for CRPS?

Posted 21 Oct 2015 by AdiAri 2 answers

I have a neurological condition, Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome and Peroneal neuropathy. Netheirless to say the amount of pain I go through every day. I take multiple meds every day but heard of Flexeryl and would like to know if this could be recommended for my condition.

I am taking 100 mg of hydroxyzine prescribed for my insomia?

Posted 7 Oct 2015 by glonewolf 2 answers

But 100 mg is not working do I increase it to 150 mg... I have RSD and other chronic pain issues.

Just started taking nortriptyline 2 days ago. Will it keep me sleepy all the time?

Posted 13 Sep 2015 by elevenck 2 answers

Dr prescribed 3 capsules (10mg each) at bedtime. First night I took 3 and did not wake at all until 2pm which was 14 hours. Called to ask. Got no response. So I took only 2 on second day & went to sleep earlier. Still I was solid asleep for about 11 hours. So frustrated with just this issue, I ...

Can I take 800mg Advil and tylenol arthritis at the same time?

Posted 10 Jan 2015 by Phillygirl15 5 answers

I have to take the Advil for lower back pain. However it don't help with arthritis in my hips. If I can't take together is there a time frame which I can take both

Pregabalin - I have been taking 75mg of pregablin twice a day for two weeks now to help with my?

Posted 2 Jun 2015 by jeannetteblue 1 answer

... nerve pain ( complex regional pain syndrome) I am suffering with extreme muscle aches and stiffness when I wake up and about 6 hours after taking my morning dose, is this a common reaction? Many thanks

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Hi everyone, thanks for having this group. I am wondering?

Posted 22 May 2015 by crazycat4226 1 answer

... how everyone deals with taking a shower ( daily) or less when just the lightest drops of water anywhere on the right side of my body makes me want to scream. Then of course, wearing clothing is another issue. Any tips are greatly appreciate

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