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... (13 replies)
... So, the question is, does anyone have anything they can recommend as an alternative to Lyrica? ... (13 replies)
... Best would be to ask your GP for a referral to one they recommend. If they are unwilling or don't know of any, then you may need to find one on your own. Pain docs will have more education and experience in controlling pain. A good one uses a combination of methods. ... (9 replies)

... as is your doctor is prescribing you what would be a super high dose of Oxy, most docs will not prescribe patients anymore than 3 to 4 80's per day along with some breakthrough meds. ... (10 replies)
... Two foot surgeries in two years have left me with an aggravated nerve in the ball of my foot.............hurts to walk. no problem otherwise. My GP has been wonderfully understanding as he has handled the post op for me. ... (3 replies)
Lyrica alternative
Dec 15, 2009
... Yes they are very similar. Neurontin was the first medication to come out probably 10 years ago. ... (6 replies)
Lyrica alternative
Dec 14, 2009
... works similar to Lyrica but is not a direct alternative and it did not work for me at all. ... (6 replies)
... I am taking the Lyrica for the nerve pain, and while I am certain it is helping with the pain, the weight gain and swelling have me very concerned. ... (13 replies)
From Oxy to Opana
Nov 30, 2007
... lex in the beginning for muscle spasms and the cramping that hits me behind my knees, the tops of my thighs and the back of them all at once but when that failed to keep things in check, they put me on baclofen instead, which is currently 15 mg three tiems a day. ... (3 replies)
... I have been using oxycontin for a chronic pain condition for 2 years. I only get 7 to 7.5 hours of effect from the drug. However, I only take the drug 3 times daily. ... (7 replies)
... Welcome! I would read your contract to see if it specifies their pill count rules. Although it could potentially be subject to a pill count, I think it would be unusual...typically they just care about Schedule II meds in that respect. ... (4 replies)
... First, sorry to hear of your constant headache... I hope you can get rid of it soon. ... (20 replies)
... and alternative therapies may be a great option for you. In the meantime, how about trying to reduce your dosage? ... (20 replies)
New to sight
Feb 9, 2014
... Its typical to require all medical records, and your previous history would have been included. ... (13 replies)
... Over the past 9 years I've dealt with chronic pain lower limb. I've tried various medications which didn't seem to work on my behalf. At this point I've remained steady on high dosages of Lyrica and 20x3 Oxycontin daily. ... (1 replies)
... A and add C and so on untill the last resort is opiatesand dependency when all else fails. You sill use the othe meds you have had success with or perhaps alter to a slightly different version. ... (17 replies)
... You are just starting this journey and must give each of the modalities and combinations of them a fair try before going to narcotic pain medications....... ... (5 replies)
... You were talking about your sciatica pain. That is nerve pain, which your normal narcotics doin't cover well. There are three meds that were developed to help with seizures, Topomax, Lyrica and Neurontin. The secondary benefit was their help in controling nerve pain. ... (5 replies)
... What would be a similar alternative to taking 30mg of hydrocodone daily? ... (15 replies)
Lyrica alternative
Dec 14, 2009
... almost every drug co that espescially makes the more popular name brand drugs just usually do have some 'indigent' type of program for their meds to certain patients who qualify. i do think you could stand a good chance here if they offer it. ... (6 replies)


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