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... Update on the Lyrica making one fat. Went on vacation and ate like a proverbial pig as it rained all the time I was in Hawaii. Gained another 10 lbs. ... (9 replies)
... Hi Skooze, Just to let you know, Warmnsunny is a different person; I post as Sunnycal (as in California). But thank you for thinking about us. My husband is the one with RSD. He switched from Lyrica to Topamax because the WC insurance doctor said that the Lyrica might be causing his hands to tremble (and refused to authorize him to go to a neurologist to check it out). ... (9 replies)

... Our experiences with the two drugs depend on the individual. I had the runs on neurontin and didnt with Lyrica, but the memory ditzy thing is worse on the lyrica with me! BUt it is the only side effect, I have to think harder! LOL I am studying at Uni whilst on this!!! Yes the memory thing does not help! ... (41 replies)
... hey chick..good to hear from ya...havent seen you around much lately. Yea lyrica is made my the same company however it works in a totally different way than nuerontin. Lyrica works directly on the spinal column, whereas neurontin doesnt. ... (27 replies)
... Hey skooze...Just an update on the feeble I went back to my PMD today for a follow up to figure out a new plan, it turns out in the meantime she had consulted with some other Dr's who also have been prescribing Lyrica and they all seem to be agreeing that maybe the dosing was increased more than my body could handle (although i wasnt started on nor increased more... (27 replies)
... that just surprises me! I saw my OS today and we had a good talk. He said he called his Lyrica drug rep specifically about me, and they thought this would be a good change from 1200 mg daily of Neurontin. ... (41 replies)
... o try first. Because several of you have had good luck with Lyrica, my husband wanted to try it first. Thank you so much. So we will slowly switch over to the Lyrica this month and then try the Myobloc next. ... (41 replies)
Oct 9, 2005
... I too was started on lyrica...there isnt much info on it as it is a new drug out. I couldnt take neurontin because of the side affects, but this new drug lyrica has helped me. The thing I notice most with it is the burning is greatly for my other pain...the deeeeeeep done pain..the stabbing pain... ... (3 replies)
... rsd :wave: happybunny, i haven't tried the drug lyrica myself as yet but i was at my gp's office this wk and he brought up the subject of me taking lyrica he told me that he has another patient with rsd that is on it and she is very happy being on it and she is 80 yrs old lolanyway the drug is supposed to decrease rsd pain by 50 percent so i am considering changing my meds... (3 replies)
... I onward2answers, I have done both, physical therapy and Lyrica. The Lyrica didn't help me but everyone is different. Gabapentin is the drug that works for my nerve pain. ... (3 replies)
... HI parrotmom, I thinkit just depends on the individual, I was on lyrica and it made me feel drunk or hung over, I switched to neurotin and got good relief for the rsd burn but did not with lyrica. ... (20 replies)
... at wasn't the way to do it! He is now on Lyrica, and that seems to be working the best. He also takes Strattera to counteract the cognitive side effects of the Lyrica and methadone. That has helped his concentration and reasoning powers a lot. ... (20 replies)
... The lyrica just didn't work. ... (20 replies)
... I've been on Lyrica 225's and I take 3 daily, along with Savella 50's twice daily. It seems to help quite a bit but I do hurt everyday. ... (20 replies)
... Well after complaining about the Neurontin "kicking my butt" (making me want to spend my afternoons sleeping) they switched me to Lyrica. Anyone have any experience with Lyrica? I start my first dose tomorrow morning. (20 replies)
... Thanks, lyrica made my depression plummet and so it was replaced with the topomax.. ... (21 replies)
Mar 12, 2009
... I think Lyrica is worth it as it has taken away the zaps and burning and tingling. ... (12 replies)
... I just quit taking Lyrica a couple of weeks ago now. I came down from 150mg to 75 for a little bit then stopped taking it altogether. It didn't bother me nor did I have any withdrawl. ... (7 replies)
Nov 20, 2008
... Hi Vicki, It's nice to see you :). I'm sorry you're feeling so badly lately. I wish there were something I could do to help you. I would think that when you tell Dr. S how you've been doing with the Lyrica, he would have you go back to the Neurontin. Is Lyrica a type of drug that you have to work your way up on the dosage (like Neurontin)? I've never taken it so I know... (5 replies)

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