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My husband just started lyrica 50 mg can't sleep restless told him to take 1mg of Xanax he waited till late took 2mg it's 430 and he is up and down slurry and everytime he falls asleep he jerks awake

Doctor's Assistant: Do you have frequent headaches? Any issues with coordination or balance?

No

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

He was diagnosed fibromyalgia and nothing works he has head numbness

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this? Is there anything in particular that makes your head feel worse or better?

It's been increasing over the last year nothing works. Second night on lyrica. It's like speed so now Xanax to bring down but he is not sleeping just jerks awake what do I do

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