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Related terms: Causalgia, RSD, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, CRPS, RSDS, Shoulder-hand syndrome, Sudeck's atrophy, RSD, Causalgia
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Posted 27 Jan 2010 by • 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 ...
Posted 19 Apr 2014 by • 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 ...
Posted 21 Jun 2017 by • 3 answers
Taking very low dose less than 25 mg. Initially too groggy next day so stopped. Decided to give another try due to insomnia. Also depression. Started with even lower dose, titrating up slowly. Less grogginess but after a few days less effective for sleep so kept increasing very gradually. After 10 ...
Posted 10 days ago by • 0 answers
I take 100 mg of Nucynta 4 x per day. I have been on this medication for about 2 years. It has worked very well to quell CRPS pain. I recently have noticed headaches after taking the medication. I wanted to know if others have experienced this after long term use? Could it be a rebound effect?
Posted 18 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
Physically attacked; fell approx. 6 feet onto cement striking entire back (head, shoulders, back, hips, legs and feet). I believe I passed out because they were sitting on top of me when I came to. I believe I was tingly but I was mostly furious. My husband pulled her off of me; I do not know how ...
Posted 4 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
I have been on 3MG requip at hs for about 3 YRS for RLS. I also have severe CRPS (diagnosed 2010) of both my legs had a MEDTRONICS UNIT put in (2013) and then taken out. It never worked and had to use meds also. I got very ill from a new pain medication and lost so much weight my MEDTRONICS UNIT ...
Posted 28 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
... hand after surgery. It has spread to my left leg and foot and my right foot. I now have horrible bone pain everywhere several days of the week. Is this normal? It feels like terrible body flu kind of. So debilitating!
Posted 12 Aug 2016 by • 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.
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 • 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 ...
Posted 9 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
... assume it isn't helping me?
Pain Management - Please anser I am in disparate need of help for CRPS syndrome. I fell and sprained
Posted 17 Apr 2016 by • 2 answers
... 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 • 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 ...
Posted 7 Sep 2011 by • 8 answers
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!
Posted 10 Jan 2015 by • 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
Posted 8 Dec 2015 by • 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 ...