Meds for pain and paresthesia

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Meds for pain and paresthesia

Postby kstoruk on June 17th, 2011, 2:24 pm

Hey guys,

Just curious what the doctors recommended to you for nerve pain and paresthesias and if any treatment works.
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Re: Meds for pain and paresthesia

Postby steve67 on June 17th, 2011, 2:31 pm

I have recently been put on LYRICA starting on 2x 25mg/day for 2 weeks then taking it up to 2x 50mg/day and so on up till i am taking 300mg/day.
Too early to say if any benefit
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Re: Meds for pain and paresthesia

Postby Amacra on June 17th, 2011, 3:32 pm

Cymbalta and Vitamin D (50k twice per week for 8 weeks to treat deficiency then 6k per day for maintenance)
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Re: Meds for pain and paresthesia

Postby Barbie800 on June 17th, 2011, 5:42 pm

Lyrica or Gabapentin (generic for Neurontin) is another one.
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Re: Meds for pain and paresthesia

Postby kstoruk on June 19th, 2011, 11:39 am

And they work at least partially?
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