The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a generic version of Lyrica in July, 2012. The generic is called pregabalin, the name of its active ingredient.
- Q How do I take Lyrica?
- Q How does Lyrica differ from OTC pain pills or narcotics for fibromyalgia?
- Q Can I use Lyrica and Topamax interchangeably if I have fibromyalgia?
- Q What should I tell my doctor when starting Lyrica?
- Q What safety information should I know about Lyrica?
- Q What are the short-term side effects of Lyrica?