Letters Misuse of prescription drugs
A legal way to obtain pleasureBMJ 2013; 346 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f2337 (Published 16 April 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f2337
- Rhiannon England, general practitioner
- 1HMP Holloway, Pentonville Road, London N7, UK
As a GP for more than 20 years, I was naive about the addictive potential and use of prescribed drugs; now, as a GP in Holloway prison, such misuse is obvious and shocking.
Most of Holloway’s inmates are young women, who …