Pregabalin (Lyrica) in the Treatment of Essential TremorMovement Disorder (2007)
We report on 2 essential tremor patients who experienced marked improvement in upper extremity tremor with the use of pregabalin (Lyrica, PGB). On PGB 200 mg/day, tremor amplitude was reduced by at least 40% in the worst affected hand in both patients as measured by accelerometry. Both patients also reported moderate reduction in tremor on the Clinical Global Impression Scale, and Fahn–Tolosa–Marin Part I scores were markedly improved.
- Essential tremor
Publication DateJanuary 22, 2007
Citation InformationTheresa A. Zesiewicz, Christopher L. Ward, Robert A. Hauser, Jessica A. Pease Campbell, et al.. "Pregabalin (Lyrica) in the Treatment of Essential Tremor" Movement Disorder Vol. 22 Iss. 1 (2007) p. 139 - 141 ISSN: 1531-8257
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