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Review: how effective is Lyrica for Bipolar disorder?

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Overall ratings: 2.8/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Lyrica (pregabalin) is for Bipolar disorder. The study is based on 4 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Lyrica

Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,360 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.

Bipolar disorder

Bipolar disorder (latest reports from 78,510 patients) is typically treated by Lamictal, Lithium Carbonate, Seroquel, Abilify, Lamotrigine, Depakote.

On Apr, 19, 2014: 4 people are studied for taking Lyrica in Bipolar disorder




Lyrica effectiveness for Bipolar disorder


Long term Lyrica effectiveness for Bipolar disorder

Lyrica effectiveness for Bipolar disorder (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall10210
Long term
(1+ years)
00100

Gender of people who take Lyrica for Bipolar disorder * :

FemaleMale
Bipolar disorder100.00%0.00%

Age of people who take Lyrica for Bipolar disorder * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bipolar disorder0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%25.00%25.00%0.00%0.00%

Who find Lyrica more effective for Bipolar disorder?

Gender of people who find Lyrica more effective * :

FemaleMale
Bipolar disorder100.00%0.00%

Age of people who find Lyrica more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bipolar disorder0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • The month I started Lyrica... a few days or short week(s) after I was diagnosed with herpes. It shocked me and I was hoping to find a possible connection, but I might be out of luck. =/

    Reply

  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • Lately I have MAJOR loss of cordination, pain shooting up from my hands to my elbows.... I am falling and tripping, unable to keep my balance. I am sick to my stomach all of the time. I throw up any solid foods. I have the runs, and major suicidal behaviours, I have been writing my goodbye letters to my family, saving up my pills, as well as buying more off of the street in order to kill myself. I cry constantly and would rather pee myself than crawl out of bed... What is wrong with me? I need help. Nothing but hopelessness and pain is all I feel inside my head and throughout my body... someone help me.... My mom just gave me some Lyrica hoping that I can replace my lamictal with that and that it will help me not feel like this I am leaving this trying to get more information

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    Jay Smith on Jun, 29, 2010:

    you are a total mess...climb the Texas Tower and let it rip without a chute?

    Reply

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