Product Name : Pregablin
Synonym: Pregablin;3-(Aminomethyl)-5-methyl-hexanoic acid
Appearance: White Crystal Powder
Usage: New antiepileptic drugs. Used in the treatment of peripheral neuropathy, or partial seizures adjuvant treatment.
Pregabalin is an anticonvulsant drug used for neuropathic pain and as an adjunct therapy for partial seizures with or without secondary generalization in adults.It has also been found effective for generalized anxiety disorder and is (as of 2007) approved for this use in the European Union.It was designed as a more potent successor to gabapentin.
Recent studies have shown that pregabalin is effective at treating chronic pain in disorders such as fibromyalgiaand spinal cord injury. In June 2007, pregabalin became the first medication approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration specifically for the treatment of fibromyalgia.