267 patient evaluations for Pregabalin

Mar 31, 2008 (Started Feb 08, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 75 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The medication suppressed my ability to tell when I had eaten enough. I am already overweight and didn't need to eat until I was so stuffed I felt sick. However if I would experience that same kind of pain again, I would take it.

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Jan 7, 2008 (Started Oct 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), nausea, dizziness, memory problems, memory lapses (brain blinks), confusion, whole body ache)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My doctor over prescribed this medicine and just about done me in. I have lasting side effects. He jumped me from 150mg a day to 600mg a day! Could not function!!
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Jan 1, 2008 (Started Jul 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
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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