Lyrica FDA Approval History
FDA Approved: Yes (First approved December 30, 2004)
Brand name: Lyrica
Generic name: pregabalin
Dosage form: Capsules
Company: Pfizer Inc.
Treatment for: Neuropathic Pain, Postherpetic Neuralgia, Fibromyalgia, Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy, Epilepsy
Lyrica (pregabalin) is a structural derivative of the inhibitory neurotransmitter gamma aminobutyric acid indicated for the management of neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia and spinal cord injury; as an adjunctive therapy for partial onset seizures and for the treatment of fibromyalgia.
Development Timeline for Lyrica
|Oct 12, 2017||Approval FDA Approves Lyrica CR (pregabalin) Extended-Release Tablets for Neuropathic Pain Conditions|
|Jun 21, 2012||Approval FDA Approves Lyrica For The Management Of Neuropathic Pain Associated With Spinal Cord Injury Based On Priority Review|
|Jun 22, 2007||Approval FDA Approves First Drug for Treating Fibromyalgia - Lyrica|
|Dec 31, 2004||Approval Lyrica Pfizer Inc. - Treatment for Neuropathic Pain|
|Sep 2, 2004||Pfizer Statement on Regulatory Status of Lyrica|
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