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... Sansy has been having definite "impairment" but she went on methadone and Lyrica at the same time so we don't know if it's on or the other, or both. We're hoping it'll go away soon... ... (41 replies)
... isn't treated for a long period of time. In my case it was about 2 years. Doctors never gave me enough pain meds to lower the pain caused by first a bone spur and tear in my shoulder, then a surgery after 2 years to fix it. ... (35 replies)
... I think i was probably one of the first on the board to try Lyrica...I too was on the neurontin...and for the horrid side affects couldnt take it....Ive been pn lyrica about a month and a half...have notice a dramatic and i mean DRAMATIC reduction in the burning stabbing pain we all love so much. ... (41 replies)

... and RSD would cause myoclonic jerks as his body was relaxing. He went off Lyrica and tried Topamax to see if the tremors would stop and they lessened. However, the side effects of the Topomax were so bad that he went back on the Lyrica and just lived with the tremors. ... (15 replies)
... Wow, Robert, that is great news about your wife! My husband has been on methadone, and started the Lyrica yesterday. ... (41 replies)
... I have rsd in my left leg and I get the tremors all the time.My doctor told me that it's my nerves that have the rsd having mini seizures. ... (15 replies)
... ing is improving everyday..and thats a good thing. Thats what bothers me about this whole reaction....the swelling. For some reason, it is making me retain fluid and that bothers me....I dont need any heart issues to add to my list. I have thought and thought and I think Im going to pass on the Lyrica retrial... ... (27 replies)
... I have taken ketamine both as IV infusions and in pill form. Unfortunately neither worked very well for me. I did three rounds of IV infusions. The first was a three day trial. ... (35 replies)
... Hi Msswanks and Barb! ... (35 replies)
... Thanks for the reply Rose! I think I know that the swelling is just from the RSD. But because it is so big and it really has never been this big, I worry that the cause of the swelling may be from something else. ... (6 replies)
... So happy to read your reply. I am doing great on the methadone 5mg 3x daily and I have seen such a change in the pain and my outlook. It has been a godsend. ... (21 replies)
... and she had the stellate ganglion block the next day. I think the block has worn off because the pain did start to return a day or two later, but with the Lyrica and methadone she is a changed person. She has her life back! She is smiling and laughing! ... (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)
... Geez, I'm about ready to bite somebody's head off! I took Sansy to the doc yesterday and she got another prescription for methadone...the first drug to help her pain along with the Lyrica. Now, her doc is in Louisiana and we live in Mississippi. ... (2 replies)
... CRPS. SO yesterday i had an appt with a smaller clinic, and i really liked the staff and the docs. Im just gonna take my time tho, he wanted me to attend classes next month for a spinal cord stimulator and he wants me to start on methadone for pain. ... (6 replies)
Oct 15, 2005
... my Dr said oxycontin was a good drug as well...while it may be for some, its not doing much for me. If things dont change soon, I will not hesitate to go back to methadone as it is a drug that does stay in your system and also does help with the burning as well. ... (3 replies)
Sep 5, 2007
... and has been on different meds.....lyrica, cymbalta, amitriptyline, tramadol, dilaudid, percocet, kadian and most recently methadone. He has been taking methadone for about 6 weeks and it was working ....made his pain tolerable. The past few days his pain has been increasing. Has anyone else had the same issue? ... (26 replies)
... You're right, everyone's body chemistry is different. That's what makes RSD so hard to treat. My husband started on Neurontin. It made him gain weight and have trouble with memory and concentration. So he tried Topamax. THAT made him totally depressed, slept all day, didn't eat or anything. ... (20 replies)
... I would suggest not resorting to Lyrica. I went on it to keep from having to take narcotics for severe pain and muscle spasms. ... (16 replies)
... chocolate cake with milk chocolate frosting. and it was soo good... ... (10 replies)

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