Cruel game

Cruel game Re Prison won't provide meds, inmate says (the News, June 8): If jail guards want to see how long it takes for a prisoner to go "ape shit" when medication is withheld, they are playing a dangerous game. Depending on what drugs, in what dosage

Re Prison won’t provide meds, inmate says (the News, June 8):

If jail guards want to see how long it takes for a prisoner to go “ape shit” when medication is withheld, they are playing a dangerous game.

Depending on what drugs, in what dosage the person has taken, and for how long, sudden withdrawal could have drastic side effects, like death.

Stewart Jamieson

Whitehorse