Related topic: Lyrica, Drowsiness
Review: could Lyrica cause Drowsiness?
Summary: Drowsiness 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, 4,216 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.
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Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,360 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.
Drowsiness (latest reports from 491,781 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 64,116 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 4,216 people (6.58%) have Drowsiness. They amount to 0.86% of all the 491,193 people who have Drowsiness on eHealthMe.
Time on Lyrica when people have Drowsiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Lyrica * :
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Lyrica * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Lyrica ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Fibromyalgia (1,045 people, 24.79%)
- Pain (978 people, 23.20%)
- Neuralgia (774 people, 18.36%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (564 people, 13.38%)
- Hypertension (402 people, 9.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (555 people, 13.16%)
- Cymbalta (400 people, 9.49%)
- Aspirin (250 people, 5.93%)
- Lasix (240 people, 5.69%)
- Xanax (219 people, 5.19%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Lyrica (pregabalin) is often used for fibromyalgia. Find out below the conditions Lyrica is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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would NOT recommend this drug to anyone! It did anyrhing to my fibro pain and It made worse my low back pain. I also experienced joint pain and migraines.
Lyrica turned out to be a nightmare!
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Have been on Lyrica for 3 days, and after taking, I experience breathlessness. Is this harmful? Will it eventually go away, although I continue taking Lyrica?
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