This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

Read the latest issue online

The docbot will see you now

Report this comment to a moderator

Please fill in the form below if you think a comment is unsuitable. Your comments will be sent to our moderator for review.

Report comment to moderator

Required fields.

Headline

GPs could see pregabalin restrictions lifted after Pfizer loses court appeal

Comment

Pregabalin ought to be a controlled drug. So very many of my patients, ( I work in substance abuse), are hooked on Pregabalin. One growns in despair at the stuff GPs seem to be handing out like smarties. In addition to the crack, heroin and cannabis that my patients buy off the street are all the goodies that the GPs throw at them therby adding to the medical and social problems; the pregabalin, the Zopiclone, the Diazepam. The list seems inexhaustible.

Posted date

17 Oct 2016

Posted time

1:28pm

required
required
required