Trends in gabapentin and baclofen exposures reported to U.S. poison centers

@article{Reynolds2019TrendsIG,
  title={Trends in gabapentin and baclofen exposures reported to U.S. poison centers},
  author={K. Reynolds and R. Kaufman and Amanda S. Korenoski and L. Fennimore and Joshua Shulman and Michael Lynch},
  journal={Clinical Toxicology},
  year={2019},
  volume={58},
  pages={763 - 772}
}
Abstract Context: Prescriptions for nonopioid pharmacological therapies such as gabapentin and baclofen have been increasing. While gabapentin and baclofen are less likely than opioids to result in fatal overdose, they are each associated with dependence, misuse and adverse effects. Objective: The objective of this study is to evaluate and describe trends in adult exposures to gabapentin and baclofen reported to U.S. Poison Centers. Methods: This was a retrospective review of data collected by… Expand
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