259 patient evaluations for Pregabalin

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dawny
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dawny
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F34y
FM:8y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Apr 2, 2009 (Started Apr 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Loss of motor function, Headaches, Brain fog, Dizziness, Vision loss)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 450 mg Daily
Side effects: Vision loss, Dizziness, Loss of motor function, Brain fog, Headaches, Headaches

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peppypieface
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peppypieface
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:F54y
FM:16y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Apr 1, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Increased fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: Start out with low dosages. My experience was that it will buildup in your system and you will be over medicated, lowering the dosage helped me to manage my job and the medications alot better.
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: Increased fatigue

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skigirl
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skigirl
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: None
Stiffness: None
function: Most
external_stress: Some
Stickman: little
Description:F70y
FM:?y
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 18, 2009 (Started Aug 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 225 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Dry mouth

Feb 1, 2009 (Started Aug 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Side effects: Dry mouth

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Dolanpower
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Dolanpower
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Little
function: Most
external_stress: Little
Stickman: little
Description:F51y
FM:8y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 15, 2009 (Started Feb 10, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Lack of concentration, Headaches, Weight gain, Brain fog)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It's not the miracle drug it is advertised as.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Lack of concentration, Brain fog, Weight gain, Headaches

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sumbutterfly
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sumbutterfly
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F49y
FM:10y Dx
CFS:11y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 1, 2009 (Started Feb 04, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Weight gain, Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 450 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It cuts the pain at least in half! Its a God send! I don't think I could go without.
Side effects: Weight gain, Dizziness

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kittykittykitty
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kittykittykitty
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Some
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: some
Description:F59y
FM:15y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 1, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
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
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F51y
FM:8y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 22, 2009 (Started Feb 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Spaced out, Daytime sleepiness, Tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Spaced out, Daytime sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Little
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F56y
FM:13y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 16, 2009 (Started Jan 06, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Slow to wake in morning, Daytime sleepiness, Tiredness, Blurry vision, Brain fog)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
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)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Slow to wake in morning, Daytime sleepiness, Tiredness, Blurry vision, Brain fog)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
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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ganieda
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ganieda
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F58y
FM:16y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 15, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Feel dopey, Swelling in legs, feet and ankles, Dizziness (vertigo))
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily

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wormy72
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wormy72
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I have:
Parkinson's

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Feb 5, 2009 (Started Jan 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Slow to wake in morning, Spaced out, Brain fog)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Slow to wake in morning, Brain fog, Spaced out

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