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... urontin, is far more bioavailable, so more benefit can be achieved with substantially less milligrams per dose. He immediately nixed this idea, informing me that Lyrica was a Class 2 controlled substance and not appropriate for me due to my history with Klonopin. ... (12 replies)
... prescribed Lyrica for me and I never took it because I was afraid of the potential side effects and I have a whole bottle that I never touched. ... (11 replies)
Oct 12, 2007
... Yes I looked it up on the web and it didn't mention that it was addictive but it does say on the label that it is a controlled substance. It was prescribed for nerve pain associated with bulging discs in my neck. ... (15 replies)

Oct 13, 2007
... I See you live in the USA. Its about the only place Lyrica is controlled. But The USA government are so obsessed with the war on drugs that next you'll have to get a script for a flipping teabag LOL! ... (15 replies)
... ssue with meds. The level of control is actually related to it's addiction potential as you guessed it is. There are 4 "schedules" of control. Sch 1 is highly addictive with little or no therapeutic value, like cocaine or heroine. ... (12 replies)
... I don't normally post over here although I am a recovering addict and I also have chronic pain so I am usually on that board. I do take pain meds(fentanyl patch/Percocet/Lyrica) although they were never my drug of choice, Itake them as prescribed, and have never abused them. My d.o.c was "crack-cocaine" but here is my problem. I have A LOT of fatigue, tiredness, problems being... (1 replies)
Oct 12, 2007
... Hi.:) I looked it up, and it says that you can experience euphoria and can become "dependant" on this drug. That, in my opinion, denotes that it is addictive. Good luck, mk (15 replies)
No withdrawals???
Jun 19, 2010
... Not to be mad at yourself if Lyrica has caught you off guard. ... (19 replies)
... husband had the same thing and vics didn't work percs didnt work, oxys didn't even work. Lyrica worked. Geez I'm so sorry ur going through all this. ... (12 replies)
Second Go
Feb 11, 2011
... e people claim that tabs give them energy. me personally i have always taken roxis for the most part. they do give clonopin for fibro sometimes. has she tried lyrica or neurontin? ... (219 replies)
... I have to say that Lyrica has been very good for me and my nerve pain. It is very effective for nerve pain and also pain from fibromyalgia. ... (33 replies)
... addict who is taking Lyrica and has to stop? ... (4 replies)
... You are only on two narcotics the rest of your meds are not addictive and will do nothing other than make you sick if you take more than prescribed. ... (11 replies)
... Has anyone with an addictive personality been able to overcome a situation like this and use more responsibly? ... (8 replies)
... needing to wean even if u are following the rules. They are prescribing an addictive substance. The wean is part of the job. ... (10 replies)
No withdrawals???
Jun 18, 2010
... It is the Lyrica keeping you out of withdrawals. It affects the same receptors as opiates. ... (19 replies)
... misscollins3; Well as crazy a coincidence as it might seem, I'm suffering from almost the identical type of medical issue myself. I've suffered from an almost lifelong issue with my back and neck, with everything from bulging disc, and bone spurs, to what I have happening right now, which is extremely acute arthritis from L3-L8 to such a degree that the inflamation is... (40 replies)
... From all my own research, Lyrica is a very addicting drug. This is especially true for alcoholics and people who have previously abused drugs. ... (33 replies)
... jules3, Klonopin is actually meant for seizures of certain types. And being a long acting benzo, it helps keep seizures from coming back to There are many uses for all meds, not all of which are in books- however, in drug reference books, Klonopin is listed as an anticonvulsant, while being a benzo. :) The maximum daily dose for seizures is 20mg/day in divided... (14 replies)
... Reach, your entire post was spot-on, but these sentences pretty much summarize the issue perfectly! Good job .... :) Kandr, there is also a board here for those with chronic pain if you'd like to check them out too. You'd be surprised HOW MANY people with chronic pain struggle with the addiction issue. I too suffered horrendous nerve pain after acquiring a rare... (3 replies)

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