Lyrica vs Oxycodone

Lyrica
(Rx)
Oxycodone
(Rx)
Lyrica is a nervous system medication and an epilepsy medication.
Oxycodone is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
?
3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Nerve Pain
3.3
Concern level
1.8
Helpfulness
for Nerve Pain
2.0
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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December 30, 2004
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
178,460 Discussions
192,440 Discussions
Taken For
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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.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Headaches
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Severe Pain
#7 for Nerve Pain
Oxycodone is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Lyr
Dizziness
7
Nausea
4
Weight Loss
4
Drowsiness
4
Blurred Vision
2
Euphoria
2
Rash
1
Dry Mouth
1
Bloating
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Oxy
Nausea
9
Euphoria
7
Dizziness
4
Hallucinations
1
Paranoia
1
Rash
1
Blood Clots
1
Mood Swings
1
Sneezing
1
Suicidal behavior
1
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Lyrica
Lyr
Oxycodone
Oxy
Dizziness
Lyr
Oxy
7
4
Nausea
Lyr
Oxy
4
9
Weight Loss
Lyr
Oxy
4
0
Drowsiness
Lyr
Oxy
4
0
Blurred Vision
Lyr
Oxy
2
0
Euphoria
Lyr
Oxy
2
7
Rash
Lyr
Oxy
1
1
Dry Mouth
Lyr
Oxy
1
0
Bloating
Lyr
Oxy
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Lyr
Oxy
1
1
Nausea
Oxy
Lyr
9
4
Euphoria
Oxy
Lyr
7
2
Dizziness
Oxy
Lyr
4
7
Hallucinations
Oxy
Lyr
1
0
Paranoia
Oxy
Lyr
1
0
Rash
Oxy
Lyr
1
1
Blood Clots
Oxy
Lyr
1
0
Mood Swings
Oxy
Lyr
1
0
Sneezing
Oxy
Lyr
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Oxy
Lyr
1
1
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 Oxycodone during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Lyrica and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Oxycodone and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 225 mg, 300 mg
Solution: 20 mg/mL
Tablet: 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, 80 mg, 160 mg
Concentrate: 20 mg/mL, 20 mg/mL (1 mL)
Capsule: 5 mg
Solution: 5 mg/5 mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Pregabalin
Oxycodone Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Lyrica and Oxycodone: 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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