هل يعد الجابابنتين (Neurontin وغيره) علاجا فعالا في الألم العضلي التليفي؟

إجابة من كيفن سي فليمنغ، (دكتور في الطب)

تستخدم الأدوية المضادة للتشنجات، مثل الجابابنتين، عادة لعلاج الألم المزمن. البريجابالين (Lyrica) - دواء مشابه للجابابنتين - هو أول دواء تمت الموافقة عليها من إدارة الغذاء والدواء (FDA) لعلاج الألم العضلي التليفي. في حين أن الجابابنتين لم يتم الموافقة عليها من إدارة الغذاء والدواء (FDA) لعلاج الألم العضلي التليفي، قد يصفه بعض الأطباء لمثل هذا الاستخدام.

تم الموافقة في الأصل على الجابابنتين والبريجابالين لعلاج أنواع محددة من الصرع وألم الأعصاب. يعمل كلا الدواءين بتحديد إطلاق الكيماويات المسئولة عن توصيل الألم بخلايا الأعصاب في المخ والنخاع الشوكي. الآثار الجانبية الأكثر شيوعا لكلا الدواءين هي الدوار والخمول.

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