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Review: could Lyrica cause Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs?

Summary: Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs could be caused by Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Vitamin d, and have Fibromyalgia.

We study 64,184 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs 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.

Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs

Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs (latest reports from 3,398 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, pain.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 64,116 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 10 people (0.02%) have Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs. They amount to 0.30% of all the 3,357 people who have Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs on eHealthMe.

Trend of Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs in Lyrica reports

Time on Lyrica when people have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs10.00%20.00%30.00%0.00%20.00%20.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Lyrica * :

FemaleMale
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Lyrica * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs0.00%0.00%0.00%10.00%10.00%40.00%10.00%30.00%

Severity of Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Lyrica ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs0.00%60.00%40.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs12.50%12.50%75.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Fibromyalgia (4 people, 40.00%)
  2. Constipation (2 people, 20.00%)
  3. Depression (2 people, 20.00%)
  4. Low back pain (1 people, 10.00%)
  5. Stomach pain (1 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vitamin d (2 people, 20.00%)
  2. Baclofen (2 people, 20.00%)
  3. Omeprazole (1 people, 10.00%)
  4. Oxycodone (1 people, 10.00%)
  5. Micardis hct (1 people, 10.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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