Generic Name: PREGABALIN - ORAL Pronounced: (pree-GAH-ba-lin) Lyrica Oral Uses
This medication is used to treat pain caused by nerve
damage due to diabetes or to shingles (herpes zoster) infection. It is also
used to treat pain in people with fibromyalgia.
It is also used with other medications to treat certain
types of seizures (partial onset seizures).
How To Use Lyrica Oral
Read the Medication Guide and, if available, the Patient
Information Leaflet provided by your pharmacist before you start using
pregabalin and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions regarding
the information, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor,
usually 2 to 3 times a day with or without food. Dosage is based on your
medical condition, kidney function, and response to treatment.
To reduce your risk of side effects (such as dizziness and
drowsiness), your doctor may direct you to star...
Has anyone tried Lyrica, Diltiazem and toradol, the dr has me on this and I am very dopey. I have had migranes since I was young. I have just had decompression surgery for chiari malformation. The migranes are now very bad. My family Dr. has me on Lyrica 75 mg 2 times a day, sandoz diltiazem 120 mg once a day and toradol 10 mg 4 times a day. I am very sleepy and dopey, has anyone else tried these? Any suggestions would be appreciated. thanks , Michelle.
Diltiazem is a calcium channel blocker initially developed for heart issues and hypertension. It has since been found to be effective in preventing Migraine. One potential side effect is drowsiness, but that usually stops as your body becomes accustomed to it.
The prescribing information for Lyrica actually carries this warning: " LYRICA may cause dizziness and somnolence and impair patients’ ability to drive or operate machinery ." The DEA has actually listed...
Hi, Is it possible that after being on Topamax for over 10 years that it is not longer effective and should I consider going off the drug for a while or permanently? Changing the dosage isn't even working anymore, the migraine intensity have become so much more severe in the last year that I believe it's just not working anymore. After reading so many migraineurs' problems with Topamax I feel pretty lucky but I think the luck has run out and the terrible side effects have finally hit me. Any suggestions for those of us who have had long term use of this drug? Diane.
It is possible for a medication to become ineffective for you after a period of time. In such cases, the medication might work again if you take a break from it, or it may not. There's no way to predict that.
There are two options here:
Work with your doctor to get off the Topamax and try it again in several months.
Work with your doctor to get off the Topamax and ...
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