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Posted 12 Oct 2009 by • 31 answers
I just started taking Savella 3 days ago and I had side effects from this. The side effects were headaches, nausea feeling, swelling of the tongue, tingling of the lips, insomnia, restless feeling and some constipation. I called my doctor and he had me to stop. I suffer also from severe migraines ...
Posted 29 Jun 2010 by • 7 answers
It really helps with break-thru pain that I experience with fibromialgia cause no other pain medicines help. For 3 months now I take Savella for fibromialgia and it is helping my discomfort.
Posted 27 Dec 2009 by • 20 answers
To stay home and manage the pain.I'm a female 55 and i've been home for a year. It's like if i rest for 2 days i 'm good for 1day , i'm on 200 mg of lyrica, 50 mg of savella, 2 davocet n 100 a day (that's all my dr will give me) and other meds for panic & ...
Posted 30 Jul 2011 by • 12 answers
I have been taking Cymbalta for 2 months now. It worked great at first but just suddenly stopped. I have been missing work ALOT. I am a singe mom struggling to get by and realizing that obviously... Cymbalta is not for me. I take 120 mg a day. I have tried Lyrica, Neurotin, and Amitriptyline with ...
Posted 6 Aug 2010 by • 14 answers
I have fibromyalgia, restless legs, depression, chronic fatique, & others. My doctor is taking me off of Cymbalta & going to Savella --using the starter kit. Anyone using it??? Results???
Posted 3 Apr 2010 by • 13 answers
Has anyone had no help at all and in fact additional side effects, or problems due to taking Effexor/Cymbalta or Savella? Is Sevalla the same thing as Effexor/Cymbalta?
Posted 21 May 2012 by • 5 answers
I have had numerous spinal surgeries and have a morphine pump implant that also dispenses baclavin.I also take hydromorphone for pain,tizanadine as muscle relaxer and for the past 4 wks savella for fibromyalgia.It started months ago with severe swelling in ankles and legs and in the past week the ...
Posted 18 Nov 2009 by • 10 answers
I am on my fifth week taking Savella and I am finding it increasingly hard to sleep. Has anyone else experienced this? I fall asleep fine, but can't seem to stay asleep - waking up all night long (not sleep apnea - I have been tested for that). Thanks for your help!
Posted 28 Oct 2011 by • 11 answers
I am so far so pleased with the results from starting Savella for my fibromyalgia! I was exhausted days 1 and 2, but woke up day 3 with no pain! I couldn't believe it! However, I also started experiencing hot flashes through the day with hyperhidrosis. I was sweating so badly that my hair was ...
Posted 6 Jan 2016 by • 8 answers
Cymbalta caused me to have extreme fatigue and insomnia but i lost two stone and had dry mouth and yawning which isnt terrible side effects Lyrica helps me sleep has improved my fatigue but has increased my pain, caused nausea, upset stomach, major headaches, ataxia and a wide range of other side ...
Posted 10 Nov 2011 by • 7 answers
I also have fibromyalgia. FDA approved Savella for that, but it has the same ingredients as anti-depressants which are known pain killers. Still I wonder if Savella is particularly good for migraines
Posted 7 May 2011 by • 1 answer
The prescription drugs I am presently taking are: Tamoxifen (20 mg/day), Effexor (75/day), Savella (50 mg-2x/day), and Vitamin D (50,000 iu/week). The vitamins are: Multivitamin (1x/day), Calcium with Vitamin D (600 mg-500 iu/1x/day), Vitamin E (400 iu-1x/day), Vitamin C with Rose Hips (500 ...
Posted 27 Oct 2011 by • 8 answers
... am on Cymbalta and Amitriptyline but this past month I have been in pretty bad pain in my knees, hands, ankles and elbows. Do any of you use Savella (sp?) or Lyrica, and how do you like it? Side effects? I appreciate your input. Best, ~Jillynnie
Posted 17 Dec 2011 by • 7 answers
I am curious to know if anyone has ever had a reaction to subs that is similar to what I am having. It feels like (to me) that the subs are building up in my system and causing some symptoms that are similar to RA and Fibro. I was wondering if it is, in fact, my disease, or could it be the ...
Posted 29 Dec 2011 • 4 answers
I have been using Savella samples that my PA gave me, a few months worth. I don't have insurance and am starting to panic alittle about sustaining myself on them as they do wonders for my fibro pain. I would be a vegetable at 61 without them. I tried searching to see if milnacipran is actually ...
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