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Pregabalin and gabapentin set to become controlled drugs


Dear Peter - I hope your Basset Hound doesn't get addicted! How much did the vet charge you for the gabapentin and what is the dose in mg/kg? Our vet wanted to put our dog on tramadol. The illegal ketamine trade was initially sourced from veterinary supplies (not much use of ketamine in GP land). Are veterinary supplies policed in the same was as medical supplies? If not then all of the prescription drug abusers can go and get an old dog and get all the tramadol and gabapentin they want - possibly some ketamine too if they are lucky!

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22 Sep 2017

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