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lyrica for leg pain

does any one no how well lyrica cv 50mg works ? i take it only at bed time.
dont want to know of any side effects!
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Hi,
Hi,
LYRICA (pregabalin)  is indicated for the management of:
    * Fibromyalgia
    * Neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy
    * Postherpetic neuralgia
The mechanism of action of pregabalin is unknown,
pregabalin reduces the calcium-dependent release of several neurotransmitters, possibly by modulation of calcium channel function is probably one of the ways it can help in reducing the neurogenic pain.
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I have been taking it for nerve pain caused by slipped discs.
I have a high tolerance for pain and drugs. I am taking 600mg per day (the max allowed), and still have discomfort, but it defenitely takes the edge off. Only side effect I've noticed is slight lite-headness.
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600mgs here to and only side effect is sleepiness.

harry
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