Clinicians may not be aware of the ‘abuse potential’ of the gabapentinoid pregabalin say researchers who report a dramatic rise in prescriptions, particularly in groups of patients thought to be at high-risk of misuse. Writing in their paper published in Addiction the research team led by Dr Rosie Cairns from the NSW Poisons Information Centre ...
Abuse potential of pregabalin ‘underestimated’
By Nicola Garrett
21 Aug 2018