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Pregabalin ( Lyrica ) : A New Treatment Option for Neuropathic Pain and Partial Seizures

@inproceedings{Roe2006PregabalinL,
  title={Pregabalin ( Lyrica ) : A New Treatment Option for Neuropathic Pain and Partial Seizures},
  author={J. Roe and E. Velez and J. Rey},
  year={2006}
}
INTRODUCTION Pregabalin (L yrica, Parke-Davis/ Pfizer) has been approved by the FDA for the management of neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) and post-herpetic neuralgia (PHN). It has also been approved as an adjunctive therapy for adults with partial onset of seizures. DPN is a progressive disorder characterized by pain in the extremities, accompanied by a progressive decline in peripheral sensation, which may result in a complete loss of sensation in the… Expand