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Can I take lyrica (pregabalin) for my knee an ankle pain?

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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
3 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

It may work in certain cases but it is not a first choice.

In brief: Maybe

It may work in certain cases but it is not a first choice.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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Dr. Edward Neilsen
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe...

Lyrica (pregabalin) has been shown to be helpful with nerve pain, but not really arthritis, inflammation, etc.
Therefore, if the pain is from a nerve...Perhaps. Otherwise, see your doctor about other options.

In brief: Maybe...

Lyrica (pregabalin) has been shown to be helpful with nerve pain, but not really arthritis, inflammation, etc.
Therefore, if the pain is from a nerve...Perhaps. Otherwise, see your doctor about other options.
Dr. Edward Neilsen
Dr. Edward Neilsen
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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Not optimal.

For true joint pain, you're better off with an anti-inflammatory medication.

In brief: Not optimal.

For true joint pain, you're better off with an anti-inflammatory medication.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
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