Gralise vs Lyrica

Gralise
(Rx)
Lyrica
(Rx)
Gralise is a nervous system medication.
Lyrica is a nervous system medication and an epilepsy medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.1
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.6
Helpfulness
for Nerve Pain
3.3
Concern level
1.8
Approval Date
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January 28, 2011
December 30, 2004
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
809 Discussions
178,460 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Nerve Pain
#2 for Fibromyalgia
#3 for Neuropathy
#4 for Shingles
#5 for Depression
#6 for Migraines
#7 for Headaches
#9 for Back Pain
#10 for Numbness
#11 for Anxiety
#12 for Seizures
#13 for Tingling
#15 for Chronic Pain
#18 for Pain Burning
#19 for Herniated Disc
#20 for Leg Pain
#21 for Sciatica
Gralise is prescribed for Nerve Pain, Fibromyalgia, Neuropathy, Shingles, Back Pain, Tingling, Numbness and Seizures and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that some patients take it for Migraines, Withdrawal Symptoms, Headaches, Depression and Anxiety, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Fibromyalgia
#2 for Nerve Pain
#3 for Depression
#4 for Anxiety
#5 for Neuropathy
#7 for Numbness
#8 for Seizures
#9 for Chronic Pain
#10 for Migraines
#11 for Spasms
#12 for Tingling
#13 for Leg Pain
#14 for RLS
#15 for Sciatica
#16 for Shingles
Lyrica is prescribed for Fibromyalgia, Nerve Pain, Neuropathy and Numbness and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that some patients take it for Depression, Withdrawal Symptoms and Anxiety, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Gra
Dizziness
9
Insomnia
6
Nausea
6
Burning
5
Drowsiness
4
Tinnitus
2
Weakness
2
Diabetes
2
Vertigo
2
Lupus
2
Lyr
Dizziness
5
Nausea
3
Weight Loss
3
Drowsiness
3
Blurred Vision
1
Euphoria
1
Rash
1
Dry Mouth
1
Bloating
1
Suicidal behavior
1
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Burning
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5
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4
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2
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Weakness
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2
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Diabetes
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2
0
Lupus
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3
6
Weight Loss
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Lyr
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4
Blurred Vision
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1
0
Euphoria
Lyr
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1
0
Rash
Lyr
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1
0
Dry Mouth
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1
0
Bloating
Lyr
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1
0
Suicidal behavior
Lyr
Gra
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Gralise during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
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Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Gralise and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Lyrica and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 300 mg, 600 mg
Capsule: 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 225 mg, 300 mg
Solution: 20 mg/mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Gabapentin
Pregabalin
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Gralise and Lyrica: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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