7 patient evaluations for Pregabalin taken for the purpose of 'Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome' with a side effects rating of Severe

depressed_to_death
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depressed_to_death
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 4
Mania: 1
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 4
Compulsion: 3
External Stress: Moderate
37 M
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: vb
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Aug 24, 2013 (Started Sep 29, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Anxious mood: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: it did help relax me and get rid of the little aches and pains .. but miss a dose, and you go crazy .. I just got scared and left it!
Cost: $200+ monthly

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Ladywolf319
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Ladywolf319
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 30
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)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in upper back: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
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)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in upper back: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
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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missisant
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missisant
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F44y
FM:6y Dx
CFS:6y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 3, 2012 (Started Nov 15, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Cost: < $25 monthly

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skcusorbif
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skcusorbif
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F57y
CFS:7y Dx
FM:?y
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Dec 17, 2011 (Started Dec 07, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: None
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 75 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I had a bad experience with this drug I got very sick and had to stay in bed. I stopped taking it and those symptoms went away. If you have autoimmune issues with many allergic reactions I'd be careful trying new drugs.

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JJJgirlsmom
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JJJgirlsmom
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Most
function: Some
external_stress: Little
Stickman: some
Description:F51y
FM:24y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Nov 26, 2011 (Started Nov 20, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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maryjane=fibro_less
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maryjane=fibro_less
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 34
Condition: Familial Mediterranean Fever 9 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Familial Mediterranean Fever

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Apr 1, 2011 (Started Dec 07, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: None
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Cost: < $25 monthly

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emitchell
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emitchell
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F35y
FM:3y Dx
CFS:4y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jan 3, 2011 (Started Mar 19, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Can’t tell
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in legs: Major
  • Side Effects: Severe
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

May 12, 2010 (Started Mar 19, 2010)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Nerve pain (neuralgia): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain in legs: Major
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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