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Lyrica No More Effective for Sciatica Than Placebo

Lyrica No More Effective for Sciatica Than Placebo

Lyrica (pregabalin) is no better for treating sciatica than a placebo, and has far more side effects. A new study examined 209 patients with sciatica, which is pain that radiates down the sciatic nerve, resulting in back and leg pain. They were randomized to receive either Lyrica or a placebo…

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