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4 Central nervous system
04-08-01 Gabapentin and pregabalin

Gabapentin
Formulary
  • Capsules
  • Tablets £££

    MHRA Advice
    It is usually unnecessary to ensure that patients are maintained on a specific manufacturer’s product unless there are specific reasons such as patient anxiety and risk of confusion or dosing errors

Schedule 3 Controlled Drug as of 01/04/2019

Link  NHS England: Rescheduling of Gabapentin and Pregabalin as Schedule 3 Controlled Drugs
 

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Pregabalin
Formulary
  • Capsules

    MHRA Advice
    For patients being treated for epilepsy, it is usually unnecessary to ensure that patients are maintained on a specific manufacturer’s product unless there are specific reasons such as patient anxiety and risk of confusion or dosing errors.

Schedule 3 Controlled Drug as of 01/04/2019

Link  NHS England: Rescheduling of Gabapentin and Pregabalin as Schedule 3 Controlled Drugs
 

Amber View adult BNF  View SPC online  View childrens BNF