pregabalin, Lyrica (cont.)

Pharmacy Author:
Medical and Pharmacy Editor:

Antiepileptic medications have been associated with increased risk of suicidal thinking and behavior. Anyone considering the use of antiepileptic drugs must balance this risk of suicide with the clinical need. Patients who are started on therapy should be closely observed for clinical worsening, suicidal thoughts, or unusual changes in behavior.

Reference: FDA Prescribing Information


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/21/2013


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