Category «Medications for CRPS»

These are the medications most often prescribed for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS.

Ketamine Infusions…

Ketamine is sold under the name Ketalar and is a medication most widely used for starting and maintaining anesthesia and also as an illegal party drug. Ketamine does hold great promise for treatment of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS. Ketamine infusions have been reported to be safe and effective for the management of pain caused …

Gabapentin…

Gabapentin, marketed under the name Neurontin, is a medication that is usually for the treatment of epilepsy, restless leg syndrome, hot flashes, and neuropathic pain. It is now widely used for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS. Unfortunately, Gabapentin, like many medications today, has a lengthy list of side effects. Of course, not everyone will …

Medications…

The pain caused by Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS can be absolutely excruciating at times. The McGill pain index states it is one of the most painful diseases known. Everyone is different and your treatment plan may differ from mine. As of this writing, for pain, I am on Gabapentin, Lyrica, Celebrex and Low Dose Naltrexone …

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