Lyrica –contains active ingredient Pregabalin- is a new developed medication categorized under anticonvulsants, is mainly used for neuropathic pain and a therapy for partial seizures for adults.
Pregabalin (Lyrica) used in pain treatment
Pregabalin is an anticonvulsant and also a neuropathic pain agent. Most simple explanation of this medication: it is created to bind to certain areas of brain that help reducing seizures, nerve pain and anxiety.
Pregabalin is marketed as Lyrica
Pfizer markets Pregabalin under the trade name of Lyrica. Pfizer promoted pregabalin to cure epilepsy, neuralgia, peripheral neuropathy and fibromyalgia. Most patients are prescribed Lyrica for relieving neuropathic pain in arms, hands, fingers, legs, feet and toes.
Pregabalin (Lyrica) dosages
Lyrica comes in 9 different dosages. 8 of these are in tablet forms and the last one is Lyrica oral solution. Pregabalin tablets comes in: 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 225 mg and Lyrica 300 mg.
Urbanpharma.com supplies 3 of these dosages: Lyrica 75 mg, Lyrica 150 mg and Lyrica 300 mg produced by Pfizer.