The UK government will consider making two anticonvulsant drugs class C controlled substances, after a rise in deaths linked to the medications. Pregabalin and gabapentin – used in the management of conditions including epilepsy and neuropathic pain – can induce elevated mood and euphoria and can be deadly when mixed with depressants. They have become ...
UK makes moves to reclassify pregabalin and gabapentin
By Tessa Hoffman
28 Sep 2017