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Medicines update: Pregabalin and gabapentin re-classified as Controlled drugs

Medicines update: Pregabalin and gabapentin re-classified as Controlled drugs

The Government has recently confirmed that Pregabalin and gabapentin will be re-classified as Class-C drugs under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 and will be added to schedule 3 of the Misuse of Drugs Regulations 2001. Further information regarding the re-classification and the UK-wide public consultation that led to the re-classification can be found here: 


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