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Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

By SUN PHARMA
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
163.18*
MRP 199.00
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Pregabalin(100.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
DRUGS FOR PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY

Medical Description

Maxgalin Er Tablet is used to treat nerve-related pain (neuropathic pain) associated with spinal cord injury, trauma or other degenerative disorders. It contains pregabalin as its main ingredient. Thi...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

  • For the treatment of peripheral neuropathic pain, a condition of an abnormal painful sensation in different body parts due to damage in a part of the brain responsible for sensing the external stimuli...
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  • For the management of chronic condition characterised by pain and stiffness in the muscle, joints and tendons known as fibromyalgia syndrome.
  • As adjunctive therapy for adult patients with partial-onset seizures (characterised by abnormal electrical activity in only one part of the brain).
contraindications

Contraindications of Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

If you are allergic to pregabalin or any other ingredients of the Maxgalin Er Tablet.
sideEffects

Side effects of Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Maxgalin Er Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited safety information available about the use of this medicine during pregnancy. Use effective contraception if you are a woman of childbearing age and taking this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Maxgalin Er Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Pregabalin passes into the breastmilk, but its effect on the breastfed baby is unknown. Thus, your doctor will decide whether to discontinue the breastfeeding or to discontinue the treatment with the Maxgalin Er Tablet depending upon the benefits of the medicine for a nursing mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Maxgalin Er Tablet?
A:
Maxgalin Er Tablet has minor or moderate influence on your ability to drive. It may blur your vision and make you dizzy and sleepy, thus you should be cautious or avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Maxgalin Er Tablet?
A:
There is no interaction known between alcohol and this medicine. However, consuming alcohol for long period can lead to damage to your nerves. Consult your doctor if drink too often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop an allergic reaction like bumps, itching, swelling around your face and other body parts or difficulty in breathing after taking the Maxgalin Er Tablet, immediately seek medical help.
  • You have a heart problem or you are diabetic or have kidney function problems.
  • You are above 60 years of age or have any respiratory disorders.
  • Maxgalin Er Tablet can cause dizziness and this can lead to accidental injury (fall) in elderly patients. Be cautious if you are an elderly patient or giving this medicine to an elderly patient.
  • You are experiencing vision problems or dizziness and sleepiness, stomach discomfort, constipation, etc.
  • You experience suicidal thoughts, talk to your doctor immediately.
  • You have a history of fits.
  • Do not stop this medicine abruptly, your doctor shall gradually decrease the dose.
  • Maxgalin Er Tablet is not recommended in patients below 18 years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

Pregabalin in the Maxgalin Er Tablet works by reducing the release of a chemical (neurotransmitter) in the brain responsible for the sensation of pain.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

Maxgalin Er Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It can be taken with or without food. It would be be...
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interactions

Interactions of Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sometimes the Maxgalin Er Tablet may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how the Maxgalin Er Tablet works if taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines for brain-related disorders or calmness of the brain, as it can cause sleepiness or dizziness.
  • Medicines like oxycodone used for serious painful conditions if taken along can lead to a loss of memory and the ability to perform normal physical movements.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

  • Store the Maxgalin Er Tablet below 30°C protected from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Maxgalin Er 100mg Tablet

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose are similar to common side effects like sleepiness, restlessness, irritation, etc. If you think you have taken too much of the Maxgalin Er Tablet contact your doctor immediatel...
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Missed a Dose

Do not take a double dose of the Maxgalin Er Tablet, if you have missed a dose, take the next dose as soon as you remember. If it is already time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and follow yo...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Maxgalin Er Tablet a normal painkiller?

A: No, Maxgalin Er Tablet belongs to class of anti-seizure medicine and a structural derivative of a chemical messenger GABA. It is used to treat pain associated with nerve damage. This kind of pain is not relieved by normal painkillers.

Q: Can I stop taking the Maxgalin Er Tablet on my own?

A: No, you should not stop taking the Maxgalin Er Tablet on your own even if you feel better. Your doctor will decide when to stop this or reduce the dose. Also, your doctor will gradually decrease the dose before stopping it.

Q: What is neuropathic pain and how is it different from muscle pain?

  • Neuropathic pain occurs due to damage or injury of the nerves responsible for transferring information to the brain and spinal cord from the skin, muscles and other body parts. Typically the pain feel...
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Quick Summary

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ContainsPregabalin(100.0 Mg)
UsesNeuropathic pain
Side effectsDizziness, sleepiness, headache
Last Updated on: 04 Jun 2021 | 09:10 PM (IST)
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