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Chronic pain has several different meanings in medicine. Traditionally, the distinction between acute and chronic pain has rel...
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Lyrica vs Tramadol for Chronic Pain

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Other name: Pregabalin Pregabalin
Other name: Ultram Ultram
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3.0
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4.3
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2.9
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Pregabalin (International Nonproprietary Name) is an anticonvulsant drug used for neuropathic pain and as an adjunct therapy for partial seizures with or without secondary Seizure types number Generalized seizures in adults. It has also been found effec...
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Tramadol hydrochloride (Ultram, Tramal) is a centrally acting opioid analgesic, used in treating moderate to severe pain. The drug has a wide range of applications, including treatment for restless legs syndrome and fibromyalgia. It was devel...
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Pregabalin (International Nonproprietary Name) is an anticonvulsant drug used for neuropathic pain and as an adjunct therapy for partial seizures with or without secondary Seizure types number Generalized seizures in adults. It has also been found effec...
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because I took Lyrica maybe 3 times and immediately started...
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" ...\"weight gain and Lyrica\" because I took Lyrica maybe 3 times and immediately started to puff up. ...going to stop the daily tramodol and begin walking-exercise is the only way to get good results... "

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chronic pain and cannot take Lyrica or Savella due to side...
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" I have chronic pain and cannot take Lyrica or Savella due to side effects. The only thing I can take is Tramadol. It takes the edge off,but doesn't take all the pain away. Combining Tylenol... "

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but eventually started experiencing visual disturbances...
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" ...is it? I tried Lyrica and it helped for about a year. I was so excited to have success but eventually started experiencing visual disturbances and dizziness. It was ...about 8 weeks. Now I'm just using... "

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in constant pain lyrica does help my neck but nowhere else...
" Iv had chronic pain for 29yrs I was told it was arthritis after 10yrs I was told that I had fibromyalgia I take tramadol and lyrica but still in constant pain lyrica does help my neck but nowhere else... "

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Lyrica. But just like any med, different things work for...
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" My Dr. said she uses both Lyrica and Neurontin, but has ...had better luck with Lyrica. But just like any med, different things work for different people (I also had good luck with Tramadol, which I... "

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years along with my Lyrica, but the Tramadol just wasn't...
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" \"I have chronic pain that wraps around the right side of my rib cage and believe it to be nerve/muscular. I was taking Tramadol for many years along with my Lyrica, but the Tramadol just wasn't work... "

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is helping my pain. Some people it does not work for...
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" ...thought you had Fibro. I have a connective tissue disease and fibro. Man the pain is unbelievable. For me Lyrica is helping my pain. Some people it does not work for but for me ...your nerves over... "

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I was given Lyrica, which did nothing. I took Meloxicam...
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" ...month, but have been having chronic pain for quite some time. ...Then I was given Lyrica, which did nothing. I ...again, nothing, plus it made me nauseous. So then I was prescribed Tramadol, which helped... "

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very well for me and I know it does not work for every one....
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" ...you are in as I have Fibro and Lupus.  Lyrica worked very well for me and I know it does not work for every one. Another medication that works for me is Tramodol.  It helps with the pain and... "

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along comes lyrica and magically I gain weight very fast!...
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" ...when I take the tramadol also on a regular basis. I don't get a lot of swelling, just some minor swelling in my hands. I have gained 10 lbs since starting: the first half within first month and... "

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