Treatment: Pregabalin (Lyrica)

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Pregabalin (Lyrica)

Lyrica, or pregabalin, is an anticonvulsant drug used to treat pain caused by nerve damage (neuropathy). Lyrica may also manage other types of pain and pain-related conditions, including fibromyalgia, and may also help manage seizures when used with other medications. Lyrica comes in several dosages, from Lyrica 25 up to Lyrica 150 mg and Lyrica 300 mg. Though Lyrica can be habit-forming when taken incorrectly, the risk is low for Lyrica 150 mg. When nerves in the body are damaged (often from conditions like diabetes or shingles), they release pain signals. Lyrica helps to reduce those pain signals and manage pain.

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felt good for one day then bad after4/10/2013 at 04:01 PM
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worked only for a while, became unable to think straight3/1/2013 at 10:14 AM
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I felt swollen on it - went off it & went on OTC ALeve liquid gels instead if it gets worse 4/26/2012 at 05:59 PM
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caused headache - very bad2/15/2012 at 01:51 PM
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lyrica seems to keep some symtoms at bay.but i still have many issues with health1/22/2012 at 08:51 AM
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