Hampshire Police has issued a warning after a quantity of drugs, intended for animal use, were stolen from a veterinary clinic in Fair Oak.
One of the medications in particular, if inhaled, consumed orally or injected, could cause a severe reaction and prove life-threatening.
The drug in question comes in a bottle branded ‘Iso-Flo’ and contains Isoflurane.
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Hampshire Police has warned people that taking medications that are not prescribed for them and not intended for human use, can have a significant and serious effect on their health and they should seek medical help immediately.
The drugs were taken from the clinic on Winchester Road, Fair Oak, between 7pm on Tuesday, March 2 and 8am on Wednesday, March 3.
Entry was gained to the vets practice through a door at the side of the building, and cutting the rear of the door away, while the security lights were also damaged in the process.
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Quantities of other medication – including methadone and diazepam – as well as a safe containing approximately £3,000 was also stolen during the burglary.
Police have asked that if anyone is offered these drugs or knows about their whereabouts, to call 101 quoting reference number 44220086019.
They have also asked for any information relating to suspicious behavior in the Winchester Road area.
You can also submit information via the Hampshire Police online reporting service.
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