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... I personally don't have any experience with fibromyalgia but my dad does. He has been suffering from similar symptoms as you and has been on Lyrica for a year and a half. But recently he has been taking a health supplement called Fibromya with his medication to help with the pains. ... (13 replies)
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... Thanks for the info. I will ask my doctor about Neurontin and see if that might be better for me than the Lyrica. I could play linebacker for the NFL at my current weight, and I'm sure not happy about it. It is better than dealing with pain, but I can't keep gaining weight... ... (13 replies)

... I too was on Lyrica and I itched like crazy and had blurry vision. I didn't notice any help with my symptoms in taking that med. I stopped taking it after about 3 weeks. ... (13 replies)
... and have been off of it for quite some time. ... (13 replies)
... nd take Lyrica. I have not had the rapid weight gain like a lot of people that take it fortunately. One medication that has not been mentioned which is effective for nerve pain, fibro, and depression is Cymbalta. I could not take the side effects from it but many other people love it. ... (13 replies)
... to any particular drug or drug class, if it is effective in helping my conditions and giving me the ability to resume activities. I have coped with being sleepy for so many years, that all my friends and family know not to call me to early in the day. ... (13 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)
... I don't have Fibro, but I do have Chronic Myofascial Pain. They have some similar symptoms and are often confused for one another. ... (13 replies)
... Are you taking the Lyrica for the nerve pain from the pinched nerve? ... (13 replies)
... off piece of disk or a benign tumor. For treatment, I have had two courses of oral steroids, three cervical steroid injections, and, since December, have been on Lyrica. ... (13 replies)
... I got a med covered that wasn't covered by going through this process. I would imagine that each co does this a little differently, but look through you policy for appeals, or drug exceptions, and call the co and ask how you go about doing this. ... (3 replies)
... Sounds like a good time to switch to a pain specialist for your pain management. At one time I too was no longer getting anywhere with my primary doctor...they just don't have the education in pain management. ... (1 replies)
... ealt 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. The Lyrica works wonders and I wouldn't give that up for anything, but the Oxy takes the edge off my pain. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for the Bonine suggestion. I will look into that now. ... (8 replies)
... which flattens the cord. A few weeks ago I had an MRI of my lumbar spine as I've had bad pain for years. The results were that I have 3 herniated discs in the lumbar, one which impinges the cord. ... (0 replies)
... an abscess is not a joke.. there are so many alternatives for nerve pain right now. If you are having multiple reactions I would speak with your doctor regarding Lyrica! ... (22 replies)
... When I looked it says Clonazepam is for seizures and anxiety, but doesn't mention nerve pain or anything. How does that work with pain management? ... (8 replies)
... I'm not sure of what pain pump options or manufacturers are for Canadians like myself, the only thing I've really seen about them are the lawsuit commercials in your country. ... (8 replies)
... Duragesic for example? ... (8 replies)

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