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Were you looking for information about Lyrica? Lirica is a common misspelling of Lyrica.
 
Lyrica® (pregabalin) is a medication licensed to treat nerve pain, fibromyalgia, and epilepsy. Although it is not exactly clear how this prescription medication works, it is known to bind to certain parts of calcium channels in the central nervous system. The dose of Lyrica your healthcare provider recommends will be based on several factors, such as the medical condition being treated and other existing medical conditions you may have. Possible side effects of the medication include dizziness, weight gain, and drowsiness.
 
(Click Lyrica for more information about how this medication works, its potential side effects, and general dosing guidelines. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
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