We would like to inform people with epilepsy and their family members that there is currently a supply issue being experienced with the Ant-Seizure Medication, Lyrica (Pregabalin) .
According to the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA), the shortage is due to shipping delays and is affecting supply of the 50mg, 75mg and 100mg capsules. The shortage was first listed at the end of November and is expected to be resolved by the end of the month.
We have contacted the HPRA regarding this shortage and should further information become available regarding this shortage, we will provide a further update on our website.
In the meantime, if you have been affected by this shortage or are concerned, please contact your medical team for further advice.
You can find further information on medication supply issues by visiting the 'Treatment' section of our website.