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Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/12/2007 7:28:38 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/12/2007 12:12:45 PM

Reviewer: sunflower, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Two weeks on Lyrica, 25mg twice a day ( I am very sensitive to drugs). First few days I was energized and felt good despite knowing it was not helping pain. Then--could not sleep at all, anxiety, nervous,wired, terrific burning, pins and needles in arms, hands, feet, lower legs--electric-like shocks in various parts of my body-- swollen legs & feet.I can't believe it caused me to feel so ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/10/2007 8:11:37 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have peripheral neuropathy with severe nerve pain. Lyrica has not helped much with the pain. I have been on almost everything out there for nerve pain so it didnt surprise me that lyrica didnt work like the rest.

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/10/2007 11:14:14 AM

Reviewer: madame, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Increased dose to 300 mg a day; weight gain of over 10kg over 12 months. Reduced to 150mg daily but this wasn't enough to prevent neuropathic pain from 3 back surgeries. Increased dose to 300mg a day again with better results. Definite short term memory loss, dizziness, fatigue, dry mouth, blurred vision but all worth it as I couldn't move without high doses of painkillers which were les ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Neuropathic Pain
11/10/2007 2:15:54 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
IT NEVER COMPLETELY TOOK THE PAIN AWAY. I SIMPLY STOPPED TAKING IT BECAUSE IT WAS INEFFECTIVE.

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