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A 77-year-old female asked:
Specializes in General Practice
Script for Lyrica: You will need to contact your doctor- any doctor that you have consulted with in the last 6-12 months should be able to help with a prescription that ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
60 years experience in Family Medicine
Complication : Probably a side effect. Talk to your physician as you may need to reduce the dose. Good Luck
A 52-year-old member asked:
19 years experience in Pain Management
Yes: Lyrica (pregabalin) is very effective for fibromyalgia, diabetic peripheral neuropathy and lumbar radicular pain.
A 28-year-old male asked:
17 years experience in Pharmacy
Depends: Lyrica (pregabalin) was first introduced for seizures. However, it was found to have good activity in treatment neuropathic (nerve) pain. This type of ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
36 years experience in Emergency Medicine
No: Lyric and gabapentin inhibit afferent (going to the brain) sensory nerves to diminish to input to your brain and help decrease pain or neuropathy. Ne ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
25 years experience in Neurology
Yes but not always: Any medication that affects the central nervous system can definitely affect memory, and in that Lyrica (pregabalin) qualifies. If one was started on ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
32 years experience in Neurology
Maybe: In controlled studies, about 5% of patients reported euphoria, but additional studies are needed to see if this will help mood.
A 43-year-old member asked:
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: Lyrica (pregabalin) is used to treat chronic pain, especially from fibromyalgia or neurologic conditions. It is a neuroleptic agent.
A 44-year-old member asked:
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Lyrica (pregabalin): Pregabalin.
A 40-year-old male asked:
46 years experience in Internal Medicine
Unknown: No reports available in post marketing surveillance. It is not metabolized by the body and majority is excreted as intact drug. Thanks for trusting He ... Read More
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