263 patient evaluations for Pregabalin

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Apr 13, 2009 (Started Aug 05, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (visual disturbance, blurry vision)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: I love this product. In the beginning, it worked wonders. However, as my body has adjusted to it, and I need a higher dosage, I am unable to increase it due to the side effects.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: blurry vision, visual disturbance

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Apr 12, 2009 (Started Apr 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (problems concentrating, daytime sleepiness, brain fog, dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Side effects: problems concentrating, daytime sleepiness, dizziness, brain fog, brain fog

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Apr 12, 2009 (Started Mar 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for restless feeling in legs)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    Severe (fatigue, slow to wake in morning, daytime sleepiness, tiredness, weight gain, brain fog)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Just becareful
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: problems concentrating, fatigue, tiredness, slow to wake in morning, daytime sleepiness, brain fog, weight gain

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 2, 2009 (Started Mar 21, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (daytime sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: helps with pain
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: daytime sleepiness

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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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Apr 1, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (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: fatigue

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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

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 15, 2009 (Started Feb 10, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (problems concentrating, headaches, weight gain)
  • 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: problems concentrating, brain fog, weight gain, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks

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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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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