4 patient evaluations for Pregabalin taken for the purpose of 'Generalized Anxiety Disorder' with a perceived effectiveness rating of None

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woofhound
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woofhound
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: Some
external_stress: Little
Stickman: most
Description:M58y
CFS:10y Dx
FM:16y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 7, 2015 (Started Mar 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Cognitive impairment, Cognitive impairment)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Twice daily

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Milusita
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Milusita
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Little
function: Some
external_stress: Some
Stickman: some
Description:F30y
FM:8y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Aug 6, 2014 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Insomnia agitation)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Affects memory, Lack of concentration, Clumsiness, False happiness, Increased appetite, Pain in legs, Double vision (diplopia), Dizziness, Ataxia (lack of coordination))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 75 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This time just with 75mg the side effects were as intese as when I took 300mg besides did not help much with my insomnia I woke up each 20, 30 minutes during all night but it helped to get at sleep fast.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

Aug 15, 2013 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • side effects
    Severe (Affects memory, Lack of concentration, Clumsiness, False happiness, Increased appetite, Pain in legs, Double vision (diplopia), Dizziness, Ataxia (lack of coordination))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Horrible side effects but I continued taking it as it was really efective for both my fibromyalgian and Generalized Anxiety disorder.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

Jun 13, 2011 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Affects memory, Lack of concentration, Clumsiness, False happiness, Increased appetite, Double vision (diplopia), Dizziness, Ataxia (lack of coordination))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Expensive and hideous side effects
Cost: $100-199 monthly

Nov 3, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Lack of concentration, Clumsiness, False happiness, Increased appetite, Double vision (diplopia), Dizziness, Ataxia (lack of coordination))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Sep 6, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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steack2
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steack2
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Severe
43 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
GAD

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Jun 1, 2014 (Started May 28, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Chronic pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 75 mg Daily

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Ladywolf319
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Ladywolf319
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 32
Condition: CRPS II 29 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Severe
I am: vb
I have:
CRPS II

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Jul 1, 2012 (Started May 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain in upper back)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    Severe (Dry eyes, Dizziness, Swelling in legs, feet and ankles, Inability to concentrate, Brain fog, Fatigue, Memory Loss, Weight gain, Excessive dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I can't remember a few months of my life because I was so out of it I couldn't even carry on a conversation and was in danger because I acted as though I had dementia. It actually made my allodynia and hyperalgesia worse at the higher doses!
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 27, 2011 (Started May 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Pain in upper back)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    Severe (Dry eyes, Dizziness, Swelling in legs, feet and ankles, Inability to concentrate, Brain fog, Fatigue, Memory Loss, Weight gain, Excessive dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Wish I didn't have to take this it only helps the pain just enough to keep me on it. We've even tried lower doses, but I'm on the lowest without increasing my pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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