Nuroday-P SR tablet is used to provide relief from neuropathic pain ( pain due to nerve damage ). It is a combination of pregabalin and methylcobalamin (vitamin B12) as its active ingredient. This medicine reduces the pain sensation by altering the release of pain signals, through the formation of new nerve cells and regenerating the damaged ones. Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor for a prescribed duration but at a fixed time every day. Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly, your doctor may decrease the dose of this medicine gradually, else it might result in serious health consequences. You can take this medicine with or without meals....
Q: Can I use the Nuroday-P SR tablet as a normal painkiller in my daily routine?
A: Nuroday-P SR tablet is used to treat pain associated with nerve damage in the brain. This kind of pain is not cured by normal painkillers. Do not use it as a normal painkiller and you should take this medicine only if prescribed by your doctor.
Q: Do I need to take the Nuroday-P SR tablet even if I am feeling better?
A: Yes, you should complete the course of treatment. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own even if you feel better. Your doctor will decide when to stop this or reduce the dose. If you suddenly stop this medicine, you may feel symptoms like sleeplessness, headache, nausea, anxiety, diarrhoea, flu, nervousness, etc after discontinuation of therapy with this medicine. Hence, your doctor will gradually decrease the dose before stopping it.
Q: What is neuropathic pain?
A: 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. It is characterized by symptoms like burning, stabbing and pricking sensation, etc.