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Review: could Lyrica cause Bone and joint pain?

Summary: Bone and joint pain could be caused by Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Neurontin, and have Fibromyalgia.

We study 64,184 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,740 have Bone and joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone and joint pain and more.

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Lyrica

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

Bone and joint pain

Bone and joint pain (latest reports from 797,470 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 64,173 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 1,740 people (2.71%) have Bone And Joint Pain. They amount to 0.22% of all the 795,440 people who have Bone And Joint Pain on eHealthMe.

Trend of Bone and joint pain in Lyrica reports

Time on Lyrica when people have Bone and joint pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bone and joint pain36.40%29.41%14.34%13.60%5.15%1.10%0.00%

Gender of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Lyrica * :

FemaleMale
Bone and joint pain75.17%24.83%

Age of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Lyrica * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bone and joint pain0.00%0.00%1.03%0.64%9.17%22.13%31.30%35.73%

Severity of Bone and joint pain when taking Lyrica ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bone and joint pain5.56%38.89%44.44%11.11%

How people recovered from Bone and joint pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Bone and joint pain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Fibromyalgia (335 people, 19.25%)
  2. Pain (332 people, 19.08%)
  3. Neuralgia (198 people, 11.38%)
  4. Hypertension (156 people, 8.97%)
  5. Arthralgia (139 people, 7.99%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (319 people, 18.33%)
  2. Cymbalta (294 people, 16.90%)
  3. Zometa (291 people, 16.72%)
  4. Ambien (267 people, 15.34%)
  5. Aredia (226 people, 12.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I have RA, Fibromyalgia, Raynauds Disease, IBS and lactose intolerant. Was diagnosed at age 38 am now 40. Still battling with joint pain, but after taking methotrexate for 11 months I developed severe folliculitis on my legs and arms. I stopped taking mtx for 3 wks and my issue was starting to get better. Am now on injectable mtx for last 2 wks and legs are looking terrible.

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