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Number of GP patients co-prescribed gabapentinoids and opioids triples

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It doesn't matter what the rates are in France and Canada, but clearly they are increasing - https://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/article-class-of-drugs-used-as-alternative-to-opioids-for-back-pain-are/ http://www.encepp.eu/encepp/openAttachment/fullProtocol/10292 Fundamental truth of life - if you subsidise it, it will increase.

Posted date

05 Dec 2018

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10:46am

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