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Does lyrica (pregabalin) help with pain central sensitization ? And is it safe long term ?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management

In brief: Yes it does

Not so long ago, a “new and improved” version of gabapentin, Pregabalin (lyrica) was approved for use as an anticonvulsant.
Compared to gabapentin, Pregabalin is absorbed faster and has greater bioavailability affording quicker pain relief occurs with lower doses.

In brief: Yes it does

Not so long ago, a “new and improved” version of gabapentin, Pregabalin (lyrica) was approved for use as an anticonvulsant.
Compared to gabapentin, Pregabalin is absorbed faster and has greater bioavailability affording quicker pain relief occurs with lower doses.
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