49 patient evaluations for Pregabalin taken for the purpose of 'Fibromyalgia' with a side effects rating of Moderate

Secondwinds
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Secondwinds
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Most
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: some
Description:F55y
CFS:23y Dx
FM:18y Dx
I am: n
I have:
ME/CFS

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Jun 11, 2009 (Started May 20, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Swelling in ankles, Swelling in feet

Dec 10, 2006 (Started May 20, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Swelling in ankles, Swelling in feet

Oct 24, 2006 (Started May 20, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Advice & Tips: It was wonderful for pain. However, it started to cause my feet and ankles to swell and was discontinued two months later.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Swelling in ankles, Swelling in feet

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amysmiths
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amysmiths
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F49y
CFS:?y
FM:10y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 19, 2009 (Started Apr 08, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 225 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Tremor(s), Tiredness, Slow to wake in morning, Daytime sleepiness, Weight gain, Increased fatigue, Brain fog

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pappabear
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pappabear
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Some
function: Most
external_stress: Most
Stickman: some
Description:M60y
FM:?y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Apr 12, 2009 (Started Apr 09, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Side effects: Daytime sleepiness, Lack of concentration, Dizziness, Brain fog, Brain fog

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kittykittykitty
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kittykittykitty
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Some
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: some
Description:F57y
FM:13y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 1, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2004)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It helped me to sleep. It caused weight gain :-( It is to expensive, I am supose to take 150mg twice a day now I tried it for a while.....I felt better, but the cost caused me to drop it down to 150mg at bedtime. My co pay it cost $95.00 a month (30 days supply)
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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andi114
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andi114
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F49y
FM:5y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 22, 2009 (Started Feb 14, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 450 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: i am so happy with this drug and it's pain relief.
Side effects: Spaced out, Tiredness, Daytime sleepiness

Feb 18, 2009 (Started Feb 14, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 450 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: make sure you give it some time. i took a week for me to start feeling the pain relief.
Side effects: Spaced out, Tiredness, Daytime sleepiness

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itsnotmummy
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itsnotmummy
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Little
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F54y
FM:11y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 16, 2009 (Started Jan 06, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: i am weening myself off of these to see if it is really any help
Side effects: Slow to wake in morning, Tiredness, Daytime sleepiness, Brain fog, Blurry vision

Dec 6, 2008 (Started Jan 06, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: it has helped to take the edge off the pain
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Slow to wake in morning, Tiredness, Daytime sleepiness, Brain fog, Blurry vision

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troublekitty
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troublekitty
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F55y
FM:18y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 1, 2008 (Started Jul 01, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 75 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This was prescribed when I was complaining that I kept falling asleep at work, but it only made me MORE sleepy.
Side effects: Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

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Ginny*
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Ginny*
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 54
Condition: 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported

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May 10, 1999 (Started Jan 03, 1999)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medicine has not helped me but I have been told by other FM patients that this has worked for them. So good luck if you are interested in trying it. I hope it works for you!
Side effects: Pressure headaches

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Killer56
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Killer56
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:F57y
FM:22y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 27, 1997 (Started Jan 27, 1997)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

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