I'm sorry of your diagnosis but glad you came here. I can't help you with any alternative meds. I nkow neurontin and lyrica are prescriptions that can help. Maybe someone else here can help with something different. Take care and hang in there!
"Life shouldn't be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving
safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather, to skid in
broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly
shouting...."Wow! What a ride! Thank You Lord!!!"