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Medication Pregabalin Muscle Pain Cause
Is there a medication that's as effective as pregabalin for muscle pain but doesn't cause weight gain?
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
Yes and no: Traditionally, lyrica (pregabalin) helps primarily for neuropathic pain and so was used for conditions such as diabetic neuropathy. But lyrica (pregabalin) has now been approved for fibromyalgia, which is characterized by pain coming firm the muscles, facia, and other superficial soft tissues. So it would lead one to think it can help although the mechanism is not clear. ...Read more
Can Lyrica (pregabalin) withdrawal cause arm muscle pain with tingling and numbness ? GP feels it could. Second opinion please ?
What meds can cause skeletal muscle cramps? (am on betablocker, cymbalta, lyrica, (pregabalin) nexium, celebrex, and vitamin supplements)
Beta blocker: http://www.mayoclinic.org/medical-edge-newspaper-2012/apr.13a.html.Get a more detailed answer ›
Constant pain from fibromyalgia take lyrica (pregabalin) but do on't help with muscle so ssasms any suggestions?
Muscle relaxants: Lyrica (pregabalin) is more of a nerve blocking agent for treatment of the fibromyalgia. If you have concomitant muscle spasms, perhaps a muscle relaxant will help with those symptoms (eg. Flexeril, robaxin, Soma or even baclofen) just be careful due to the increased drowsiness side-effect of both medications, which may increase dramatically if used together. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dose reduction: Thes symptoms may be a drug reaction. The dose may have to be reduced and if already low it may need to be stopped. See your doc and let him make decision. If mild he may reduce dose as mentioned or if he is satisfied dose and symptoms ok he may ride it out and see if they dissapear over time. You and your doc have to discuss together risks vs benefits. ...Read more
I have tried gabapentin and pregabalin with no success. What else is recommended for severe muscle pain and fibromyalgia?
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