Researchers have called for greater vigilance among clinicians prescribing pregabalin for pain, after their figures showed a 10-fold rise in ambulance attendances related to its misuse. Of particular concern was a finding that two-thirds of pregabalin-related ambulance call-outs were for people who had also used sedatives, putting then at high risk of harm, said addiction ...
Call for curbs on pregabalin after spike in misuse harms
By Michael Woodhead
27 Nov 2018