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PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET

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ZYD-ZYDUS

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10 TABLETS

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About PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET

PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET belongs to a group of medications called 'anti-convulsant' primarily used in the prevention of neuropathic pain.  It is also widely used to treat diabetic neuropathy (nerve damage due to diabetes). Neuropathic pain is a chronic progressive nerve disease which causes nerve pain due to nerve damage or a malfunctioning nervous system. The pain could be intermittent or continuous, which is felt as a prickling, stabbing, tingling or burning sensation.

PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET is a combination of two drugs: Pregabalin (anti-convulsant) and Epalrestat (carboxylic acid derivative). Pregabalin works by changing the way in which nerves send messages to your brain. Epalrestat is an aldose reductase inhibitor.  It blocks the accumulation of sorbitol in the nerve, which causes diabetic nerve disease by inhibiting aldose reductase. It relieves the symptoms of neuropathic pain include numbness and pain of the hands, feet, leg cramps, etc. Together, PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET helps to treat neuropathic pain (pain due to nerve damage) especially treat nerve damage due to diabetes mellitus.

You are advised to take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as weight gain, somnolence (sleepiness/drowsiness), dry mouth, blurred vision, weight gain, urine discoloration and thinking abnormal (primarily difficulty with concentration/attention). Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

Please do not stop taking PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET without consulting your doctor as it could cause withdrawal symptoms. Do not take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET if you are pregnant or breastfeeding unless prescribed by the doctor. PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET should not be given to children as the safety and effectiveness have not been established. PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET causes drowsiness and dizziness, so drive only if you are alert. Avoid consuming alcohol along with PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET as it could lead to increased dizziness and sleepiness. Keep your doctor informed about your health condition and medicines to rule out any side-effects.

Uses of PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET

Neuropathic pain, Diabetic Neuropathy 

Directions for Use

Take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET with or without food. Swallow PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET as a whole with a glass of water, do not chew or break the tablet. Based on your medical condition, your doctor will decide how long you need to take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Somnolence (sleepiness/drowsiness)
  • Blurred vision
  • Uncoordinated body movements
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Urine discoloration

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET if you are known to be allergic to PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET. Inform your doctor before taking PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET if you have or had heart problems, bipolar syndrome, severe liver disease or porphyria and kidney impairments. Please do not stop taking PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET without consulting your doctor as it could cause withdrawal symptoms. Do not take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET if you are pregnant or breastfeeding unless prescribed by the doctor. PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET should not be given to children as safety and effectiveness have not been established. Taking PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET with opioids analgesics or pain killers can cause respiratory failure, coma and even leading to death, so avoid its intake together. If you have taken MAO inhibitors in the last 14days, please do not take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET as intake of PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET and MAO inhibitor together can cause life-threatening drug interaction. PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET causes drowsiness and dizziness, so drive only if you are alert. Avoid consuming alcohol along with PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET as it could lead to increased drowsiness and sleepiness. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience suicidal tendencies such as killing or harming yourself.  Keep your doctor informed about your health condition and medicines to rule out any side-effects. 

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    It is unsafe to consume alcohol since it may worsen the side effects like dizziness and sleepiness.

  • Pregnancy

    PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET is a category C pregnancy drug. Please consult your doctor. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET.

  • Breast Feeding

    The safe use of PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET in breastfeeding mothers has not yet been established. So, it should be used in breastfeeding women only when prescribed by a doctor. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET.

  • Driving

    Do not drive or operate machinery if you experience dizziness or drowsiness while using PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET. PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET can also sometimes cause blurry/double vision, hence avoid driving in such situations. Seek medical attention if the symptoms persist longer.

  • Liver

    Take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET with caution, especially if you have or had a history of liver disease/conditions. The dose may be adjusted by your doctor as required.

  • Kidney

    Take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET with caution, especially if you have or had a history of kidney disease/conditions. The dose may be adjusted by your doctor as required.

Other Information (PRE0754)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET contains Pregabalin and Epalrestat. PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET is a combination of two drugs: Pregabalin (anti-convulsant) and Epalrestat (carboxylic acid derivative). Pregabalin works by changing the way in which nerves send messages to your brain. Epalrestat is an aldose reductase inhibitor.  It blocks the accumulation of sorbitol in the nerve, which causes diabetic nerve disease by inhibiting aldose reductase. It relieves the symptoms of neuropathic pain include numbness and pain of the hands, feet, leg cramps, etc. Together, PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET helps to treat neuropathic pain (pain due to nerve damage) especially treat nerve damage due to diabetes mellitus.

Dry mouth could be a side-effect of PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET. Limiting caffeine intake, avoiding smoking and mouthwashes containing alcohol, drinking water regularly, and chewing sugar-free gum/candy might stimulate saliva and prevent drying of the mouth.

No, you are not recommended to take PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET with tramadol as co-administration of these medicines may cause breathing problems, drowsiness and even lead to a stage of coma. So, before using PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET with pain killers like oxycodone or any other opioids analgesics, you are advised to contact your doctor so that the dosage may be adjusted accordingly to use safely.

People taking PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET should be closely monitored for suicidal thoughts or behavior. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor immediately if you experience suicidal tendencies.

PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET is used to treat neuropathic pain due to diabetic neuropathy. Diabetic neuropathy is a condition in which nerve damage occurs due to high blood glucose levels. It mostly damages the nerves in legs and feet.

Do not discontinue PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET without consulting your doctor as it could lead to withdrawal symptoms. To treat your condition effectually continue taking PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET for as long as prescribed. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you feel any difficulty while taking PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET, your doctor will reduce the dose gradually.

Yes, PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET may cause weight gain because as it increases your hunger. However, regular physical exercise and a balanced diet with low-calorie food may help you keep your weight stable. Please consult the doctor if you have any further concerns to keep your weight stable.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Zydus Tower, Satellite Cross Roads,Ahmedabad – 380015 Gujarat, India.

PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET

PREALDONIL 150MG TABLET

MRP: 399.50

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