Lyrica is an anticonvulsant medication, which is mainly indicated to treat moderate to severe convulsion or seizure problem. It contains generic Pregabalin as a main active pharmaceutical ingredient in this drug and it belongs to the category of drugs known as Anti-convulsant drugs. It simply works by influencing the chemicals in the brain, which sends pain impulses across the nervous system.  Apart from seizure treatment, Lyrica is also useful for treating fibromyalgia, nerve damage in diabetic patient, herpes zoster (neuropathic pain associated with spinal cord injury).

Seizures, causes and its types-

Seizures are sudden events, which cause temporary changes in physical movement, sensation, behavior and consciousness. Generally, they are caused due to electrical and chemical changes in the brain. Abnormal, involuntary contractions of the muscles are mostly seen in the case of certain seizure disorder. 

Possible causes of seizures are fever, abnormal level of glucose and sodium, meningitis, drug or alcohol abuse, poisoning, hypoglycemia and head injury.

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Common types of seizure-

  • Generalized seizure- It involve the whole brain, they produce loss of consciousness for short or longer duration of time. It can be divided into generalized tonic clonic seizure, Myoclonic seizure and Atonic seizure.
  • Focal seizure- It initiate in one specific part of the brain, it is also considered as partial seizures and localized seizures.

How generic Pregabalin works?

Generic Pregabalin binds to calcium channels located on nerves and may modify the discharge of neurotransmitters (chemicals that nerves use to communicate with each other). Reducing the communication between nerves may add to Lyrica result on managing pain and convulsions.

Lyrica is not intended for those patients who are suffering from diabetes, cardiac disorder, blood related disorders, breathing disorders, mental disorders like depression and suicidal thoughts, vision problem, kidney and liver dysfunction.

Doses of Lyrica- Pharmacologically, Lyrica is available in the capsule dosage form and their strengths ranging from 25to300mg. The maximum recommended dose of Lyrica is 600mg on a regular basis for seizure and neuropathic pain treatment. The maximum prescribed dose of Lyrica for fibromyalgia treatment is 450mg per day. It should be administered as orally with a full glass of water. It may be administered with or without food.

Most commonly seen side effects of Generic Pregabalin are severe headache, vomiting, tiredness, dizziness, bloating, dry mouth, speech problems, weakness, constipation and lack of coordination.

Adopt below mentioned safety points while taking Lyrica-

  • Pregnant female or a nursing mother should not take Lyrica.
  • Generic Pregabalin is not safe for children under the age of 18 years of age.
  • Drinking alcohol can enhance side effects of this medication, so avoid drinking of alcohol along with this drug.
  • Be careful while driving and doing any attentiveness required activities as it may influence your ability to do work and cause drowsiness.

How you can purchase Lyrica?

Buy Lyrica online to effectively manage your convulsion problem and it should be always purchase from online drug portal at maximum discounts.