Psycho-Babble Medication | about biological treatments | Framed
This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | List of forums | Search | FAQ

Re: Anyone Use Lyrica For Anxiety? Ken Blades

Posted by Crazy Horse on March 3, 2007, at 10:11:59

In reply to Re: Anyone Use Lyrica For Anxiety? Cairo, posted by Ken Blades on March 2, 2007, at 22:57:22

> That's interesting that you feel it mostly in
> your lips...
> The reason I asked is because I've been on
> 3600mg./day of Neurontin for the past three
> years because of neuropathic pain due to
> some[lumbar] spinal problem that's impinging on a
> nerve. It works amazingly well[where narcotics
> didn't], but I get tingling in my hands whenever
> I hold them in some clenching position for more
> than a minute or so, like writing or holding
> my electric toothbrush. It goes away rather
> quickly once the hand is 'free', but it's
> rather bothersome/uncomfortable while it's
> going on. I don't think I could write a
> letter of any length now.
> There is a chance I may go to Lyrica at some
> point in the future, and I know the two drugs
> are very similar in action but how close they
> are chemically I don't know. Just wondered if
> I'd have the same side effects on Lyrica as
> Neurontin.
> Sorry that you don't get pain relief from Lyrica
> because you can't take sufficient doses.
> Did you ever take Neurontin and if so did it
> help?
> Ken

I have nerve pain in my legs..diabetic neuropathy. Feels like bugs are biteng my lower legs and feet, lots of burning, stinging, overall VERY uncomfortable. Lyrica 300 mgs. a day completely eliminates this pain. I've been on both neurontin and Lyrica and i much prefer Lyrica, but that's just me, if it ain't broke don't fix it..neurontin is a good med as well.





Post a new follow-up

Your message only Include above post

Notify the administrators

They will then review this post with the posting guidelines in mind.

To contact them about something other than this post, please use this form instead.


Start a new thread

Google www
Search options and examples
[amazon] for

This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | FAQ
Psycho-Babble Medication | Framed

poster:Crazy Horse thread:736938