Lyrica Side Effects

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  1. link Hoppiorgo
    Lyrica quadricepts, nerve damage, left leg, numbness, nerves
    I have read that Lyrica ruins the covering of nerves, consequently causing nerve damage. I have taken Lyrica for more than 5 years. I do have a herniated disk. My "symptoms" are legs pain. The quadricepts hurt very much. The left leg get nu - 35% more...
    Hoppiorgo- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lyrica
  2. link Gj
    Yes, Lyrica caused me nerve damage and early on I never new what was going on. I never have walked without a walker again!!! Pfizer owes me a living - go for it !! This medication was fairly new at the time I was frighten to death of it .. I've never - 54% more...
    Gj- over a year ago
  3. link Ginna
    My husband took Lyrica for a little more than a year for his lower back pain (spinal injury and nerve damage). He was prescribed 600mg daily. 2 Month ago he was rushed to the ER. Diagnosis: Rhabdomyolysis (muscle tissue breakdown), renal failure, liv - 66% more...
    Ginna- over a year ago
  4. link Curls321
    Lyrica new med, t touch, fibromyalgia, neurontin, good job
    I've been on Lyrica 75mg 2x/day for Fibromyalgia for 1 1/2 wks. I was on Neurontin for 4 years before trying this new med. The side effect that I'm hoping goes away soon, is around 3-4AM every night that I take Lyrica I wake up to pee and when I lay - 63% more...
    Curls321- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Lyrica
  5. link Gsinese
    Does anyone know the association between Lyrica and loss of teeth ?? lyrica
    Gsinese- over a year ago
  6. link Missygirl
    Having been on Lyrica for over 4 years I would encourage anyone to have second thoughts about beginning to take it. It has made me a physical wreck....huge weight gain...now have type 2 diabetes, teeth are literally falling out, sleep problems, slurr - 34% more...
    Missygirl- over a year ago
  7. link Searay
    Is Lyrica a New medicine? I have had all this muscle spasms in my whole body for sometime, then I had a wreck in 2008, The left front wheel broke off my car after dark. I have been miserable ever since and just last year my dr, (no more) gave me Lyri - 69% more...
    Searay- over a year ago
  8. link Johnnygaddar
    My friend has been taken lyrica medicines since last few years. It helps him to treat epilepsy and he is fine now. He always ordered lyrica from genericlyrica.net and believe me it is genuine and very affordable pharmacy I never seen before.
    Johnnygaddar- over a year ago
  9. link Johnnygaddar
    My friend has been taken lyrica medicines since last few years. It helps him to treat epilepsy and he is fine now. He always ordered lyrica from [link removed] and believe me it is genuine and very affordable pharmacy I never seen before.
    Johnnygaddar- over a year ago
  10. link Mitc9180
    Lyrica pitting edema, chronic renal insufficiency, blood sugar levels, fingers and thumbs, menstral period
    I had some really odd-ball side effects from Lyrica. I was on 150mg twice a day for fibromyalgia, and it seemed to work initially. I was feeling pretty good, and thought I, too, had found an answer to my aches and pains. After about two months, I not - 92% more...
    Mitc9180- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lyrica
  11. link Chelle9797
    Um, this is a ridiculous response by a medical professional. You're assuming she demanded medication, when, in fact, she was begging the doctors to take a look at the possible side effects the medication THEY recommended may have been causing. She is - 77% more...
    Chelle9797- over a year ago
  12. link Akpetres
    Lyrica leg nerve pain, target shooting, clay pigeons, decent shape, team mates
    Twitching and muscle weakness. I noticed this side-effect while target-shooting (trap shooting). I'd tend to start out OK, but by the third station, I have trouble holding the 8 lbs. shotgun steady enough to hit clay pigeons consistently. I'm in dece - 65% more...
    Akpetres- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lyrica
  13. link Ginna
    Make sure to have your kidneys tested every month. Lyrica can lead to complete muscle tissue breakdown (rhabdomyolysis), especially when taken in a high dosage (>300mg) for an extended amount of time as is usually the case for treatment of chronic - 79% more...
    Ginna- over a year ago
  14. link Nic_havers
    Lyrica schizophrenia treatment, pregabalin, schizophrenia, anxiety
    taking Lyrica (Pregabalin) for anxiety as part of greater schizophrenia treatment. helps with anxiety and calms me down. highly recommended.
    Nic_havers- over a year ago - in Lyrica
  15. link Jaikumarmishra83
    Status og Pregabalin
    is pregabalin is coming in OTC category if yes then why
    Jaikumarmishra83- over a year ago - in Lyrica
  16. link Traumaerdoc
    Lyrica emergent issues, heroic life, lifestyle changes, mentation, tough love
    As a Doctor myself I think drugs are NEVER the answer except in EMERGENT issues in Heroic life saving... YOU however and all individuals are and should be MORE accountable for your own health and STOP DEMANDING the Drugs and look to LIFESTYLE changes - 60% more...
    Traumaerdoc- over a year ago - 30 Replies - in Lyrica
  17. link Squeaky
    Forgot to mention that took myself off slowly from cymbalta. Cant feel anything anymore, cant think properly, yet docs say not the meds! Read cymbalta forums and especially the withdrawl forums, youll see why pts have no fath in docs anymoere. Meanwh - 13% more...
    Squeaky- over a year ago
  18. link Squeaky
    Thats the problem! Docs dont let you have any control and when you exert it. they deem you uncooperative. A script for symptoms is thier answer. I have a drawer full. After checking them out to see sidf=de effects or issues they create, not intereste - 77% more...
    Squeaky- over a year ago
  19. link Squeaky
    I agree with what you say! Problem is, Docs want to just write a script for symptoms and not get to the root of the problem! Whay is something happening, can we fix it? I have atoimmune disease, hypothyroidism adrenal insufficnecy, on and on. Yet whe - 69% more...
    Squeaky- over a year ago
  20. link Tommyray
    Lyrica numbness, diabetes
    My 62 yr old father says that he has numbness in his feet from the diabetes and he's been taking Lyrica for a week now and it is still the same. He would like to know if it will go away?
    Tommyray- over a year ago - in Lyrica
  21. link Jazmine02
    Lyrica menstrual irregularity, pregnancy test, sleep, taking medicine, lyrica
    Having menstrual irregularity. And this month it just stopped all together. Took 2 pregnancy test to make sure and both are negative. So today i have stopped taking the lyrica altogether and we'll see what happens. Has anyone else had these problems? - 23% more...
    Jazmine02- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lyrica
  22. link Hipsu
    I took Lyrica almost for a full year. In the beginning with no side effects but then after 2 months started getting continuous period! Leaking just a little for weeks! I was taking another drug at the sime time (which I had started few months earlier - 87% more...
    Hipsu- over a year ago
  23. link Sbaird7
    I have been taking Lyrica for a little over a month now. I too have noticed that my menstrual cycle has stopped completely, and I am gaining weight, in which I have only gained weight in my entire life, when I was pregnant with my children. (My famil - 75% more...
    Sbaird7- over a year ago
  24. link Kelly0177
    I have been taking Lyrica for about 1 month and my period is almost 1 week late. I am going to take a pregnancy test and hopefully it will be negative. I have 2 children already and with this fibro pain I don't know what I would do without taking med - 8% more...
    Kelly0177- over a year ago
  25. link Tinajeanette
    Lyrica swollen feet and hands, mestrual cycle, vicidon, spinal stenious, weird dreams
    I have been taking lyrcia for about a year off and on. We have tried lots of other meds for my back (DDD) that led to spinal stenious. It a very life changing disorder. I can't work and can't hardly care for my 2 kids. That's the worse part. Anywise. - 85% more...
    Tinajeanette- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lyrica
  26. link Maureen2
    reading the right ups regarding Lyrica. It doesn't seem right that in order to feel better, you have all these weird side effects, and the weight gain escpecially. I've just started on Lyrica, I'm taking a low dose, but after reading all these I'm go - 29% more...
    Maureen2- over a year ago
  27. link Tworocksplus4
    Lyrica extreme frustration, weird times, blurry vision, weight gain, hunger
    When I started taking Lyrica about 6 months ago it really helped right away. Now, I am noticing weight gain, hunger all the time and at weird times, and the most troubling, extreme frustration. I have no patience for anything anymore. I also have a d - 41% more...
    Tworocksplus4- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lyrica
  28. link Snt5150
    Thank you so much- I have been searching the web all day for some answers. It seems my Dr.s have me on Lyrica, and Zolpidem. I did not know until today they are one in the same (CNS depressants) so I am being double whammied. The weight gain, vision, - 80% more...
    Snt5150- over a year ago
  29. link Dchance
    Lyrica breeding ground, blisters, allergic reactions, fiance, nursing homes
    anybody else get blisters? on arms? on breasts? between legs? Pfizer now has a very strong warning that if you get them, stop immediately then see your doctor--placed under the category of allergic reactions that could be life threatening! My fiance - 67% more...
    Dchance- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lyrica
  30. link Catie
    I'm so very sorry for your loss. I am currently taking Lyrica FOR ABOUT 2 months. I had weened my from it some time ago because of the wt.gain yes, but also other side effects no one cared to explain or understood. Did any one know that when they tes - 71% more...
    Catie- over a year ago