Lyrics - anticonvulsant drug used in the treatment of epilepsy and anxiety disorders.

Pharmacological action

Lyrics antiepileptic drug has an effect similar to gamma-aminobutyric acid.

The analgesic action allows to use the drug for neuropathic pain lyrics and postoperative pain syndrome, including conditions such as hyperalgesia and alodiniya.

The therapeutic dose of the drug is well tolerated and has no teratogenic effects in the minor overdoses. After fasting absorbed very rapidly, reaching maximum concentrations in the blood for an hour.

Product form

Lyric drug release in the form of hard gelatin capsules with a white body containing white powder. In the case indicated dosage capsules.

Release capsules containing 25, 50, 75, 100, 150, 200, 300 mg of the active substance - pregabalin, 10, 14, 21 in the blister units. Excipients - Talcum, corn starch and lactose monohydrate.

Indications for use of the drug Lyrics

The drug is used in the lyrics:

  • Generalized anxiety disorder;
  • Fibromyalgia;
  • Epilepsy as adjunctive therapy;
  • Neuropathic pain.


Use of the drug is contraindicated Lyrics to the age of 17 years inclusive (due to lack of adequate studies), in case of hypersensitivity to the drug, as well as lactase deficiency or lactose intolerance.

There are no adequate data on the use of the drug during pregnancy Lyrics and lactation is not, so the drug in these periods without strict guidance and supervision of a physician is not recommended.

Instructions for use Lyrics

The daily dose Lyrics - 150-600 mg, divided into 2-3 doses. You can take the drug with or without food.

 Capsules lyrics
 Starting dose not depend on the disease and 150 mg per day. After one week the dose can be increased twice, but if necessary, gradually increasing the dosage - to 600 mg per day.

Cancelling the drug can be gradually Lyric, not faster than during the week.

Lyrics drug can be used without dose adjustments in the human liver, but after the age of 65 years and renal impairment require dose adjustment is received, calculated on a formula taking into account the weight and age.

If you accidentally missed doses Lyrics double the next dose should not be.

In case of overdose of reviews Lyric may cause the following symptoms: drowsiness, mood disorders, depression, confusion or anxiety.

side effects

In the opinion of Lyric often cause drowsiness and dizziness. For other side effects:

  • Asthenia;
  • Blurred vision;
  • Peripheral edema;
  • Confusion;
  • Ataxia;
  • Loss of coordination;
  • Attention deficit disorder;

Lyrics recommended use of the drug discontinued.

Also, quite often when taking Lyrics of reviews appear:

  • Confusion;
  • Disorientation;
  • Irritability;
  • Paresthesia;
  • Vomiting;
  • Decreased libido;
  • Tremor;
  • Violation of attention and coordination;
  • Flatulence or bloating;
  • Memory loss;
  • Fatigue;
  • Peripheral edema;
  • Feeling drunk and gait disturbance;
  • Blurred vision;
  • Euphoria;
  • Dry mouth;
  • Constipation;
  • Dysarthria;
  • Weight gain;
  • Increased appetite;
  • Insomnia;
  • Diplopia.

storage conditions

The drug is released by Lyrics doctor's prescription, the shelf life - 3 years.