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Was prescribed Neurontin for withdrawals from Lyrica. Was

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Was prescribed Neurontin for withdrawals from Lyrica. Was told it was safe to use at high dosages. Did not realize that it's the same medicine. Now I'm almost out and facing withdrawals from the aneurontin. Dr has declined an increase. 5 days till my appt. What can I do.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 years ago.


Lyric and neuontin are not the same medicines.

What is your question exactly?

There are usually not withdrawls from neurontin