Unintentional drug-induced death involving anticonvulsants and neuropathic pain modulators such as pregabalin and gabapentin are rising in Australia at ‘dramatic’ rates, according to Australia’s annual overdose report. The two drugs are associated with the majority of deaths of the drug class, which have risen from zero to one in ten of the unintentional drug-induced deaths ...
Urgent action needed on rise in anticonvulsant overdoses: report
By Sunalie Silva
2 Sep 2021