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How effective is Lyrica for Restless leg syndrome?

Summary: 14 Lyrica users have rated its effectiveness for Restless leg syndrome.

Overall ratings: 3.4/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5

This is a review of how effective Lyrica (pregabalin) is for Restless leg syndrome and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

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What is Lyrica

Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from 66,627 Lyrica users)

Restless leg syndrome

Restless leg syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) can be treated by Mirapex, Requip, Ropinirole Hydrochloride, Pramipexole Dihydrochloride, Clonazepam, Gabapentin. (latest reports from 17,510 Restless Leg Syndrome patients)

On Apr, 28, 2015: 14 people are studied for taking Lyrica in Restless leg syndrome




Lyrica effectiveness for Restless leg syndrome


Long term Lyrica effectiveness for Restless leg syndrome

Lyrica effectiveness for Restless leg syndrome (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall00950
Long term
(1+ years)
00320

Gender of people who take Lyrica for Restless leg syndrome * :

FemaleMale
Restless leg syndrome57.14%42.86%

Age of people who take Lyrica for Restless leg syndrome * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Restless leg syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%14.29%35.71%42.86%7.14%

Who find Lyrica more effective for Restless leg syndrome?

Gender of people who find Lyrica more effective * :

FemaleMale
Restless leg syndrome60.00%40.00%

Age of people who find Lyrica more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Restless leg syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%40.00%40.00%20.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

 

 

 

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    My gastroenterologist just took me off omeprazole twice a day because it stopped working. (I've been on it for more than 7yrs) He changed my meds to 40mg of pantorazole in the morning and zantac at night.well,my rls has gone wild so I stopped taking it. But I'm left with horrible night time reflux. ...
  • Which medicines can i take out of my current regimen?
    I have been taking Vicodin (about 4-5 of the 5-325) everyday for almost 5 years. I have a very addictive personality and noticed that I'm getting to the abuse point. My doctor recommended switching me to Lyrica, I'm on day 3 and miserable. I want to get off as many meds as possible but still be able ...
  • Why is restoril showing poaitive in my urin when i never took this drug (2 answers)
    I have been ill for 15 years, taking Methadone all the while along with Soma and Hydrocodone for break thru pain. I now include Lyrica daily.I have had 2 back surgeries, one detailing rod and cage around L4 L5 in 2007. Most recent Nov 2013 at the Laser Spine Institute for spine decompression in that ...
  • I take micardis is it a benzodiasapine?
    I have had restless leg syndrome for years, is there a reason for this, I would like to know what it is that is causing it. I am tired of treating the symtoms. can anyone help me. Like is there a exercise to do or not to do. my life style is active, I take a water aerobics class for 1 hr. 3 times a ...
  • I too have hashimoto's and hydrocephalus
    I have been HYPOTHYROID since at least 18 years old, now 43, and last 2 years found out that I did test positive for Hashimotos and was told I have no thyroid left. When I was 26, I had visual disturbance and went to the ER. Was told by the neurologist that I had mild hydroencephaly, and may requir ...

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    rmaran on Mar, 14, 2013:

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