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Pregabalin

 
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    Oral
    Pregabalin
    Lyrica 
  • Mechanism of Action

  • Not fully described, though effects are believed to be due to binding of the α2δ-1 subunit of voltage-gated calcium channels with resultant reduction in nociceptive neurotransmission.

Clinical Use

  • Indications

  • Neuropathic pain.
  • Adverse Effects
  • Fatigue
  • Weight gain
  • Dizziness / ataxia
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