LYRICA (LEER-i-kah) CR
extended-release tablets, CV
|This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.||Issued: 4/2020|
|Read this Medication Guide before you start taking LYRICA CR and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. This information does not take the place of talking to your healthcare provider about your medical condition or treatment. If you have any questions about LYRICA CR, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist.|
|LYRICA CR may cause serious side effects including:|
|These serious side effects are described below:|
|If you have suicidal thoughts or actions, do not stop LYRICA CR without first talking to a healthcare provider.|
|What is LYRICA CR?|
LYRICA CR is a prescription medicine used treat:
It is not known if LYRICA CR is effective when used for the treatment of fibromyalgia, or when taken with other seizure medicines for adults with partial onset seizures.
|Who Should Not Take LYRICA CR?|
Do not take LYRICA CR if you are allergic to pregabalin or any of the ingredients in LYRICA CR.
See "What is the most important information I should know about LYRICA CR?" for the signs of an allergic reaction.
See the end of this leaflet for a complete list of ingredients in LYRICA CR.
|What should I tell my healthcare provider before taking LYRICA CR?|
Before taking LYRICA CR, tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions, including if you:
Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of them with you to show your healthcare provider and pharmacist each time you get a new medicine. Do not start a new medicine without talking with your healthcare provider.
|How should I take LYRICA CR?|
|What should I avoid while taking LYRICA CR?|
|LYRICA CR may cause serious side effects, including:|
|LYRICA CR caused skin sores in animal studies. Skin sores did not happen in studies in people. If you have diabetes, you should pay attention to your skin while taking LYRICA CR and tell your healthcare provider about any sores or skin problems.|
Tell your healthcare provider about any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.
These are not all the possible side effects of LYRICA CR. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
|How should I store LYRICA CR?|
|General information about the safe and effective use of LYRICA CR.|
Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. Do not use LYRICA CR for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give LYRICA CR to other people, even if they have the same symptoms you have. It may harm them. You can ask your pharmacists or healthcare provider for information about LYRICA CR that is written for health professionals.
You can also visit the LYRICA CR website at www.LYRICA.com or call 1-866-459-7422 (1-866-4LYRICA).
|What are the ingredients in LYRICA CR?|
Active ingredient: pregabalin
Inactive ingredients: Kollidon SR (polyvinyl acetate, povidone, sodium lauryl sulphate, and silica), crospovidone, polyethylene oxide, carbomer, magnesium stearate, polyvinyl alcohol, titanium dioxide, talc, polyethylene glycol, and colorants.