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PREGABID CR 82.5MG TAB

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PREGABID CR 82.5MG TAB

Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab

Uses and Benefits

Uses and Benefits

Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tabis an anticonvulsant and neuropathic pain agent, prescribed for partial seizures; management of postherpetic neuralgia which is nerve pain caused by the varicella zoster virus; management of fibromyalgia, a condition where the patient has muscle and connective tissue pain and to manage that happens with diabetes and also to manage pain from damaged nerves that follows healing of shingles.  However, the uses mentioned here may not be exhaustive. There may be other reasons or situations in which this medicine might be used.

Composition

Composition

The active ingredients of Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tabis Pregabalin 82.5 MG.

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

This medication is mainly used to manage pain in many ailments. In epilepsy, it stops seizures by reducing the abnormal electrical activity in the brain. With nerve pain, this medicine blocks pain by interfering with pain messages travelling through the brain and down the spine.

Contraindications and Cautions

Contraindications and Caution

Patients with the following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their health care professionals before taking the Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab

  • Hypersensitivity or allergy to Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab or any of its components
  • Allergy to any other drugs
  • Kidney disease
  • Liver disease
  • Any other ailments or illnesses that you may have
  • Caution:
  • It is very important to tell your doctor about your complete medical history.
  • Before taking Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are
  • Pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Suffering with any pre-existing conditions/illnesses
Side Effects

Side and Adverse Effects

This medication is generally well tolerated when taken in the prescribed dosage guidelines. Most side-effects are usually mild and resolve on their own. However, if they seem to persist for a longer duration of time, please consult your doctor. The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab. Some common side-effects are as follows:

  • Allergic reactions to any of the compounds in Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab
  • Swelling of your hands, legs and feet
  • Suicidal thoughts or actions
  • Dizziness
  • Weight gain
  • Sleepiness
  • Swelling of your neck, throat, face, lips, tongue or face
  • Trouble breathing
  • Depression
  • Aggression
  • Mania
  • Panic attacks
  • Insomnia
  • Peripheral edema
  • Agitation
How to Use

Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab can be taken with food or on an empty stomach. The dose and duration should be strictly followed as prescribed by your doctor. It is best to take Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab at a fixed time. It is important that this medicine should not be taken more than the recommended dose.

Swallow the tablet whole with water, immediately after opening the tablet from the strip. Do not try to break/crush/chew the tablet.

Avoid missing or forgetting a dose. If you do, take Pregabid CR 82.5mg Ta bas soon as you remember; but if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take it at the next scheduled time. Do not take two doses of Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab at the same time as it can be extremely dangerous to your health.

Bear in mind that it takes a few weeks for the medicine to work so you need to take it regularly even if you feel it is not doing you any good. You must keep taking the medicine until your doctor advises you to stop. When discontinuing Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab, taper gradually over a minimum of one week.

Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab should be taken only by the person for whom it has been recommended by a qualified physician.

Overdosage

Signs and symptoms may be noted in case of overdosage. If you notice any unusual or abnormal reactions in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately. It is best to avoid taking more than the prescribed dosage of Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab. Depending on the dosage, symptoms may vary from individual to individual. It is possible you may experience the following signs or symptoms:

  • Swelling of throat, face neck, tongue or mouth
  • Nausea
  • Trouble breathing
  • Depression
  • Dizziness
  • Mania
  • Panic attacks
  • Aggression
  • Agitation
  • Thoughts of suicide
Warnings and Precautions

Warnings and Precautions

It is best to take the tablet only on the advice of a medical practitioner. Adjustment of dosage or avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:

Kidney:

Safe to use in case of any kidney ailment/disorder? This medicine may make it hard for your kidneys to perform essential tasks like getting rid of waste from the body, keeping your blood pressure steady, making red blood cells. Also, if your kidneys are already damaged, be sure to tell your doctor.

Liver:

Safe to use in case of any liver ailment/disorder? Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab may be unsafe to use by patients with liver ailments. This medicine may harm the liver and people with liver disease may be at increased risk of developing severe complications. Tell your doctor in order to make sure the medicine is helping you and not causing any harm.

Pregnancy:

Safe to use in pregnant women? Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab may be unsafe for pregnant women. Although only limited studies have been carried out in humans, studies done on animals have shown harmful effects on the developing baby Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tabis a powerful medicine and therefore, it should be taken by pregnant women only when recommended by the physician. The doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab.

Lactation:

Safe to use in breastfeeding women? Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab may be unsafe and may lead to serious and adverse side effects if you are breastfeeding. This tablet should not be taken unless your doctor says it is necessary to use during breastfeeding. Studies have shown that a small amount of the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby. Whether Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tabmay be used by a breast-feeding mother should be decided by the doctor.

Alcohol:

Is it okay to consume alcohol during the use of this medicine? Mixing alcohol and medications may increase the risk of adverse reactions or complications, decrease the effectiveness of medications or even render them useless. Interactions of alcohol with drugs may make them harmful or even toxic to the body. Consumption of alcohol is not advisable. Please consult your doctor.

Driving:

Does this medicine make you dizzy/ interfere with your sleep? Most people do not realize that many prescription and over-the-counter medicines can cause drowsiness and impair the ability to drive, thus making driving dangerous for themselves and others. If you notice any abnormal changes after ingesting Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab, it is better to avoid driving. Please consult your doctor before taking Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab.

Food:

Interactions between food and drugs may inadvertently reduce or increase the effect of the drug. Some commonly used herbs, fruits or other ingredients may cause failure of the therapy or even cause serious alterations of the patient’s health. Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab can be taken with food or without it but it is not known whether there are any interactions with food. Please consult your doctor

Drug Interactions:

Drug interactions may be dangerous as they could change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. Be sure to keep a list of all the medicines you use for other illnesses including prescription medicines and herbal products in order to share it with your doctor. Do not start Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab on your own. Please consult your doctor.

Precautions
  • Keep Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab out of reach of small children.
  • Keep Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab in a cool place, away from heat and moisture.
  • Check the date of expiry of Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab and do not use the medicine beyond its date of expiry.
  • Do not accept a damaged product.
  • Store Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab at room temperature.
FDA Pregnancy Category

FDA Pregnancy Category

Category C:There are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women; animal reproduction studies have shown increased incidences of fetal structural abnormalities and other manifestations of developmental toxicity.


Drug Composition information
What is Pregabalin for:

This medication is an anticonvulsant and neuropathic pain agent, prescribed for partial seizures; management of postherpetic neuralgia (nerve pain caused by the varicella zoster virus); management of fibromyalgia (a condition where the patient has muscle and connective tissue pain).

How does Pregabalin work:

Pregabalin calms the brain.

How should Pregabalin be used:

Take as you have been told, even if you are feeling better. Take with or without food. Take with food if it causes an upset stomach.

Common side effects of Pregabalin :

Feeling lightheaded, sleepy, having blurred eyesight, or a change in thinking clearly. Avoid driving and doing other tasks or actions that call for you to be alert or have clear eyesight until you see how this drug affects you. Feeling dizzy. Rise slowly over a few minutes when sitting or lying down. Be careful climbing. Change in balance. Weight gain. Muscle pain. Headache. Shakiness. Dry mouth. Good mouth care, sucking hard, sugar-free candy, or chewing sugar-free gum may help. See a dentist often. Emotional ups and downs. Upset stomach or throwing up. Many small meals, good mouth care, sucking hard, sugar-free candy, or chewing sugar-free gum may help. Unsafe allergic effects may rarely happen.

What do I do if I miss a dose

Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. Do not change the dose or stop this drug. Talk with the doctor.

What precautions should I take when taking Pregabalin :

Alert your doctor if you have kidney or heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes or blood disorders.

When do I need to seek medical help

If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Signs of low mood (depression), thoughts of killing yourself, nervousness, emotional ups and downs, thinking that is not normal, anxiety, or lack of interest in life. Flu-like signs. Very bad dizziness or passing out. Feeling very tired or weak. Swelling in your legs or belly. Sudden change in eyesight. Very bad muscle pain or weakness. Very bad muscle pain, back pain, soreness, or weakness. Very bad skin irritation. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.

Can I take Pregabalin with other medicines:

Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. - Taking them together can cause bad side effects. - Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.

Are there any food restrictions

Avoid Alcohol

How do I store Pregabalin :

Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.

Pregnancy Category

Category C : Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

Therapeutic Classification

Anticonvulsants, Anxiolytics, Drugs For Neuropathic Pain


Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the use of Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab?

This tablet is an anticonvulsant and neuropathic pain agent, prescribed for partial seizures; management of postherpetic neuralgia which is nerve pain caused by the varicella zoster virus; management of fibromyalgia, a condition where the patient has muscle and connective tissue pain and to manage that happens with diabetes and also to manage pain from damaged nerves that follows healing of shingles.

Can we take Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab daily?

Use this tablet exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use this tablet in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.

How many Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab can be taken in a day?

This tablet is best taken as recommended by the doctor.

What are the side effects of Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab?

Side effects are allergic reactions to any of the compounds in this tablet,  Nausea or Vomiting, Diarrhea, Stomach pain, Loss of appetite, Dizziness, Headache, Swelling of your hands, legs and feet, Suicidal thoughts or actions, Weight gain, Sleepiness, Swelling of your neck, throat, face, lips, tongue or face, Trouble breathing, Depression, Aggression, Mania, Panic -attacks, Insomnia, Peripheral edema, Agitation.

Does Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab make you sleepy?

Yes. This tablet can make you drowsy.

When should Itake Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab?

At a fixed time as per your doctor’s recommendations.

Is Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab harmful for health?

This tab may not be safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women. Please follow recommendations of your doctor correctly to avoid complications.

Can we take Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab empty stomach or should take it with food?

It can be taken after a meal.

What are the precautions I need to follow while taking the Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab?

Patients with hypersensitivity or allergy to this tablet or any of its components, Allergy to any other drugs, Liver disease, Kidney disease should consult their doctor before taking this medicine. Avoid drinking alcohol as it may interact with this medicine.

Can I give Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab to a child?

Giving medicines to children is complicated. Please consult your doctor before administering any drug to your child.

How long does the effect of Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab last?

It usually depends on dose and duration that the medicine has been taken.

Can I take Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab during pregnancy?

No. Please consult your doctor.

At what time can I take Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab?

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It is better to take it at a fixed time.

Can I take Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab without a doctor’s prescription?

No. Prescription Required.

Is it okay to drink alcohol while I am taking Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab?

Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause interactions with this medicine.

How to store Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab? Should I refrigerate it?

Please store at room temperature (10-30°C)

If I have trouble swallowing Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab, can I mix it in water and drink?

No. Please swallow it whole.

For how long should I take Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab?

The dose and duration should be followed as prescribed by your doctor.

By when should I start seeing results of Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab?

Usually in a week. However, the amount of time taken by this tablet to show its effect is subject to vary based on the individual and intended use.

What are the alternate medicines to the Pregabid CR 82.5mg Tab?

Lyrica CR

 

NOTE – All of the above information is for reference purpose only. it is always recommended that you consult a medical professional to be sure.

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