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How effective is Lyrica for Lumbar radiculopathy (Herniated nucleus pulposus (slipped disk))?

Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
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 Lumbar radiculopathy. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 14 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Lyrica

Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,503 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.

Lumbar radiculopathy

Lumbar radiculopathy (radicular pain in the low back and legs) (latest reports from 17,808 patients) can be treated by Tramadol Hydrochloride, Percocet, Lyrica, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Gabapentin, Neurontin.

On Oct, 21, 2014: 14 people are studied for taking Lyrica in Lumbar radiculopathy




Lyrica effectiveness for Lumbar radiculopathy


Long term Lyrica effectiveness for Lumbar radiculopathy

Lyrica effectiveness for Lumbar radiculopathy (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall05522
Long term
(1+ years)
00110

Gender of people who take Lyrica for Lumbar radiculopathy * :

FemaleMale
Lumbar radiculopathy85.71%14.29%

Age of people who take Lyrica for Lumbar radiculopathy * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lumbar radiculopathy7.14%0.00%0.00%7.14%50.00%7.14%21.43%7.14%

Who find Lyrica more effective for Lumbar radiculopathy?

Gender of people who find Lyrica more effective * :

FemaleMale
Lumbar radiculopathy100.00%0.00%

Age of people who find Lyrica more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lumbar radiculopathy0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%25.00%50.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • cymbalta 120 milligrams to replace lyrica good idea

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • I am waiting for a diskectomy on two lower vertabrae. The Pregabalin helps with sleeping and avoiding cramps and pains in my right leg. However i have suffered with violent diarrea since 5 days. I am now wondering if the drug is now causing this reaction as i have now been taking it for 3 months. I understand it has a build up effect in your system and perhaps i have now become intolerant of it

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