American Pain Society 2012

American Pain Society 2012

Pregabalin Rapidly Improves Sleep in Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy, Postherpetic Neuralgia

Patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) or postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) treated with pregabalin have rapid, significant, and sustained improvement in sleep, according to a posthoc analysis of 16 placebo-controlled trials of pregabalin in 4,527 patients reported during the American Pain Society’s 31st Annual Scientific Meeting.