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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 • 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 ...
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 • 5 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 22 Jan 2018 by • 3 answers
I have CRPS bilateral knees after having implant in the 2nd knee. I take Tramadol ER 300 mg tabs 1x/day and Gabapentin capsules 300 mg 3x/day for pain. Gabaoentin side effects for me - I get really agitated & gained 30 lbs. Wondering about Lyrica's effect on pain compared to Gabapentin, ...
Posted 18 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
Hi. I was diagnosed with CRPS several years ago. I am having some dental work done. I've read where people with CRPS should not be numbed with ephedrine (spelling off). It is recommended to use Carbocaine. Also, do you know if people with CRPS will require more numbing than other patients? Do ...
Posted 13 Aug 2017 by • 4 answers
... Recommended one but I'm terrified of this device
Posted 17 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
Hi, I have complex regional pain syndrome in my knee my gp can't prescribe them because of the cost and I'm waiting for a special request from my consultant, but I'm going to Amsterdam and just wondering if anyone knows if you can get them over the counter there to save me paying for ...
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 15 Jul 2017 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 7 Sep 2011 by • 9 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 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 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
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 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.