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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/27/2008 11:31:32 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After only four days on a very low dose, I woke up with severe swelling of the ankles and lower legs, followed by buring itch and then a rash. The leg swelling has subsided but I still have swelling around my eyes. I called my dr and he said, "it's a very safe drug." So, I thought my raction was abnormal until I started reading comments on this page. Someone should alert doctors / ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/26/2008 4:45:26 PM

Reviewer: Kpappas, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My doctor perscribed this medication for Fibromyalgia, I had wide spead pain through out my body, and now it's like I have never been in pain before. I love it.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/26/2008 4:36:34 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was prescribed this medicine for back pain. I still have the pain and a lot of side effects - weight gain, dizziness, double vision, forgetfulness. I was prescribed this along with Celebrex. I still wake up with the pain. Arthritis strentgh Tylenol works just a well. I was wondering why I am always feeling so hungry after just losing 25 pounds. I will be easing myself off of it. It's ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/26/2008 5:58:25 AM

Reviewer: alone to long, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I HAVE SEVERE LEG PAIN NERVE DAMAGE IN LUMBAR.LYRICA HELPED E MEDIATELY REMOVING MOST ALL OF THE BURNING IN LEGS AND FEET.I TAKE 600MG ADAY.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
1/25/2008 2:55:01 AM

Reviewer: daisyatnip, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
After first dose, got out of bed next a.m.able to ambulate and move about with ease in five years,I've been taking it for 3 mnths,effects are lessing now,takings 100mg bid.Have blurred vision at times,and gas enough to run 2 semi-trucks from florida to washington.Both have decreased.The muscle pain in my legs is not completely gone or the burning sensations,but my husband and friends like me a ... Show Full Comment

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