Leptica

Leptica

pregabalin

Manufacturer:

Dexa Medica
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Pregabalin
Indications/Uses
Peripheral & central neuropathic pain & generalized anxiety disorder in adults. Adjunctive therapy of partial seizures w/ or w/o secondary generalization in adults.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Neuropathic pain Initially 75 mg twice daily. May be increased to 150 mg twice daily after 3-7 day interval. Max: 300 mg twice daily after 1 wk. Epilepsy Initially 75 mg twice daily. May be increased to 150 mg twice daily after 1 wk. Max: 300 mg twice daily after an additional wk. Generalized anxiety disorder 150-600 mg daily in 2-3 divided doses. May be increased to 300 mg daily after 1 wk. Following an additional wk, the dose may be increased to 450 mg/day. Max: 600 mg/day.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Patients w/ rare hereditary galactose intolerance, the Lapp-lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption. Diabetes, CHF. Monitor patients for signs of suicidal ideation & behavior. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation. Adolescent 12-17 yr. Childn <12 yr. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Blood & lymphatic system disorders, metabolism & nutrition disorders, nervous system, eye, ear & labyrinth, cardiac, vascular, resp, throracic & mediastinal, GI, skin & SC tissue, musculoskeletal & connective tissue, renal & urinary disorders, & reproductive system & breast disorders; fatigue, peripheral edema, edema, gait abnormalities, asthenia, thirsty, chest tightness, pain, exacerbated anasarca, pyrexia, rigors; increased ALT, blood creatinine, phosphokinase, AST; decreased platelet count; increased blood glucose.
Drug Interactions
Potentiate effects of ethanol & lorazepam. Oxycodone.
MIMS Class
Anticonvulsants
ATC Classification
N02BF02 - pregabalin ; Belongs to the class of gabapentinoids. Used to relieve pain and other conditions.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Leptica cap 150 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's (Rp11,000/cap, Rp330,000/boks)
Form
Leptica cap 75 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's (Rp7,500/cap, Rp225,000/boks)
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