Pregraf 75mg Capsule

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GRAF Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Composition for Pregraf 75mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Neuropathic pain (Pain due to damage of nerves), Seizures, Anxiety disorder
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Alcohol
80.95
₹8.1/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Pregraf Capsule

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Uses of Pregraf Capsule

Pregraf 75mg Capsule is used in the treatment of neuropathic pain, seizures and anxiety disorder.
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Side effects of Pregraf Capsule

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Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movement, Fatigue.

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How to use Pregraf Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Pregraf 75mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Pregraf Capsule works

Pregraf 75mg capsule is an antiepileptic medication. It decreases pain and seizures by modulating calcium channel activity of the nerve cells.

In Depth Information on Pregraf Capsule

Expert advice for Pregraf Capsule

  • Pregraf should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Pregraf without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Pregraf, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience any eye sight change while taking Pregraf.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with any heart problems (high blood pressure, heart attack, heart failure, slow or irregular heart rate).
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Notify your doctor if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Pregraf 75mg Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregraf 75mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Pregraf 75mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Pregraf 75mg Capsule is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Pregraf 75mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Pregraf 75mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pregraf 75mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Pregraf 75mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients wit
h liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Pregraf 75mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Medzol 1mg Injection, Anzilum 0.5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Pregabalin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Pregraf 75mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Pregabalin

No. Pregraf a not a metabolite of gabapentin. There is a structural similarity between the two drugs and they are GABA analogue.
Yes, use of Pregraf can cause sedation or sleepiness.
No. Pregraf is not a beta blocker. Pregraf is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Pregraf is not a mood stabiliser. Pregraf is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Pregraf is not a muscle relaxant. Pregraf is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Pregraf is not a benzodiazepine. Pregraf is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Pregraf is not a pain killer. Pregraf is used in the treatment of neuropathic pain, epilepsy and anxiety disorder.
No. Pregraf is not a steriod. Pregraf is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Pregraf is not a narcotic drug. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine. Pregraf is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
Q. Is it safe to take Pregraf with duloxetine?
If Pregraf and duloxetine taken together, there is an increased risk of side effects like dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty in concentrating and motor co-ordination. Consult with your doctor if you have already taken one of the medications.
Q. What is the interaction of Pregraf with anticoagulants?
There is no known interaction between the two drugs but consult your doctor and inform if you are taking any of the medication.
Q. Is Pregraf safe?
Pregraf is a prescription drug and is safe to use if taken in the dose, frequency, and duration as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Are Pregraf and gabapentin the same?
Pregraf and gabapentin are two different medicines. However, they work in a similar way and both are used for conditions like neuropathic pain and epilepsy. Pregraf is also used for treating anxiety. Please consult your doctor before using any of the medicine.
Q. Is Pregraf a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)?
No, Pregraf is not a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). IIt is a medicine which decreases pain and seizures or fits by binding to specific calcium channels and increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger in the nerve cells and is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with methadone?
Methadone is opioid in nature and It may reduce the lower gastrointestinal tract function (e.g., intestinal obstruction, paralytic ileus, constipation) especially when given with Pregraf. So, when Pregraf and opioids are used together, measures to prevent constipation may be considered (especially in female patients and elderly).
Q. Is Pregraf a controlled substance?
No, Pregraf is not a controlled substance. However, it is a prescription drug which should only be taken as per the doctor's advice.
Q. How long can I take Pregraf for?
Pregraf is a prescription drug and it should only be taken for the duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with gabapentin?
Pregraf and gabapentin both act via similar mechanism and are used for treating similar conditions. They may also enhance each other's depressant action, so, taking both together is not recommended as you may feel more sleepy and need to take more precautions while driving or using machines. Please consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with sertraline?
Pregraf may increase the depressant action of sertraline. Taking them together can make you feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking these drugs together.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with naproxen?
Pregraf and naproxen are not known to have any clinically relevant interaction. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking both them together.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with tramadol?
The central nervous system depressant effect of tramadol may increase when it is taken with Pregraf and you can feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking both the medications together.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with alprazolam?
Pregraf can be taken with alprazolam as no interactions have been clinically observed. However, as both the medicines have the tendency to cause sleepiness, so caution may be needed in case both the medicines are used together as it may affect your ability to drive or work on a machine. Please consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with amitriptyline?
Pregraf is known to increase the depressant action of amitriptyline. Taking the two medicines together can make you feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking the medications together.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with ibuprofen?
Pregraf is not known to have any interaction with ibuprofen and they can be taken together. However, consult your doctor before taking these medications together.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with diazepam?
Pregraf may enhance the depressant effects of diazepam when used together. Taking them together can make you feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Q. Can I take Pregraf with paracetamol?
Pregraf is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with paracetamol. They can be safely taken together. However, consult your doctor before taking these drugs together as interactions may occur.
Q. Does Pregraf cause swelling?
Pregraf is known to produce edema (swelling) by fluid (water) retention. Kindly consult your doctor if you develop swelling while taking Pregraf.
Q. Does Pregraf cause drowsiness (somnolence)?
One of the common side effects of Pregraf use is drowsiness (somnolence). Consult your doctor if you experience any such symptom while taking Pregraf especially if you are taking any other medicine which can make you sleepy.
Q. Does Pregraf cause weight gain?
Weight gain can occur as a common side effect with Pregraf use. It can be a result of increased appetite (feeling hungry) and fluid (water) retention. Consult your doctor if there is any change in your weight during therapy.
Q. Does Pregraf cause hair loss?
Clinical studies have shown that Pregraf can cause hair loss (alopecia) in some patients. It has also been associated with hirsutism (excessive hair growth). Consult your doctor if you notice any difference in your hair growth while taking Pregraf.
Q. Does Pregraf make you tired?
Pregraf is known to cause tiredness (fatigue). Consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking Pregraf.
Q. Does Pregraf cause water retention?
Pregraf has been associated with fluid (water) retention and edema (swelling). Consult your doctor if you notice swelling of your body while taking Pregraf therapy.
Q. Does Pregraf make you hungry?
Pregraf is known to increase appetite (make you feel hungry). Consult your doctor if there is a significant change in your appetite while taking Pregraf.
Q. Does Pregraf cause diarrhea?
Pregraf use can cause diarrhea as a side effect. Consult your doctor if you have diarrhea while taking Pregraf.
Q. Does Pregraf help with sleep?
Pregraf is not indicated for the treatment of any sleep problems. Rather, Pregraf can cause somnolence (increased desire to sleep). Consult your doctor for the treatment of any sleep related problems.
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