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Have sort of 'out of it feeling' and nausea after 3 days on Lyrica (pregabalin). 75 mg x 2 per day. Do side effects lessen after a while ?
Lyrica (pregabalin): Your provider should know this it's possible might try one a day at night for a week or two. Again talk to provider ...Read more
Have protuding disc l5s1\back/sciatic pain12months.On 600mg lyrica\30mg oxynorn for pain&waiting scs.Of late getting nausea\feel like fainting.Could i start fainting due to the pain? What causing this
Fainting causes: Fainting is a sense of impending loss of consciousness. Often from problem with circulation like low blood pressure, low heart rate, sometimes changes in blood sugar. Nausea may be one of the symptoms of a near faint, or near syncope. I would check your vital signs including blood pressure and heart rate that perhaps are being affected by medications. ...Read more
I have taken lyrica (pregabalin) 50mg, 2yrs for fibro, last dose 5 days ago, could this cause stomach pain, nausea, loose stools?
No: Pregabalin is an anticonvulsant drug used for neuropathic pain and as an adjunct therapy for partial seizures with or without secondary generalization in adults. It has also been found effective for generalized anxiety disorder and is (as of 2007) approved for this use in the european union. It was designed as a more potent successor to gabapentin. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Lyrica: It is category C. "Category C. Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks." If you choose to stop it, do not do so abruptly, talk to your neurologist to get a tapering regimen of more than 1 wk ...Read more
Lyrica (pregabalin) side effects: Like most prescription drugs Lyrica (pregabalin) has several side effects. Serious side effects include muscle pain, weakness, vision problems, easy bruising and bleeding. Less serious side effects include dizziness, drowsiness, loss of balance, dry mouth, and constipation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
In moderation: Lyrica (pregabalin) has no appreciable drug-drug interactions with other meds or alcohol, but does cause drowsiness and dizziness, and I am sure that the bottle advises against drinking and or driving. But a glass of beer or wine will likely not be a huge problem. Use care and do not drive. ...Read more