rheumatology
Fibromyalgia

Abuse potential of pregabalin ‘underestimated’


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 ...

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