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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
3/5/2015 2:26:48 PM

Reviewer: what a ride, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It slowly made me crazy. After going to several doctors one said my new mental problems was from Lyrica and tried to ween me off. Within 2 days of weening off I had to go cold turkey because of the side effects from stepping down. and year and a half later I am still in withdrawal and my life is forever screwed. Never take this drug. I have talk with too many others with long term problems fr ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/24/2015 6:17:59 PM

Reviewer: Turkeyman, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Only in 4th hour after taking a 75mg tablet. So far, feel like I've sculled half a bottle of Vodka, dizzy, happy etc. Impulsive too, for a while I had an irresistible urge to but a sombrero just because I listened to the Mexican Hat Dance. Glad there weren't any shops nearby. Sciatic pain has somewhat been relieved,feels cold and icy instead of hot and stabbing but a bit better than before ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/24/2015 5:58:40 PM

Reviewer: fran, 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:
it has helped with the numbing pain i have in my body because of fibromyalgia

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/24/2015 2:06:07 PM

Reviewer: none, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Horrible experience. I could only tolerate for 2 days then had to stop taking and I was only on a 50mg dose once at night. I felt like I was on another planet. The first day I woke in the middle of the night with severe ear and leg pain. The second day I woke with the worst stuffy nose which didn't clear up til evening, a terrible headache and ear pressure plus still feeling weird in the hea ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
2/14/2015 6:45:07 PM

Reviewer: Vic, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have something like Guillain-Barré syndrome (symptoms of weakness in my legs and arms and strong tingling sensations in my hands and foot). With time helped with pain. 75mg twice a day

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