Pregabalin for neuropathic pain in adults

Source:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publisher:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication date:
23 January 2019

Abstract

Evidence (45 RCTs; n= 11,906) shows efficacy of pregabalin in postherpetic neuralgia, painful diabetic neuralgia, and mixed or unclassified post-traumatic neuropathic pain, and absence of efficacy in HIV neuropathy and inadequate evidence of efficacy in central neuropathic pain.