Benzodiazepine Abuse (cont.)
Benzodiazepine Abuse Prevention
As is true in the prevention and treatment of most health problems, knowledge is power in preventing benzodiazepine abuse. Specifically, for example, educating individuals who are either being newly treated with benzodiazepines or have been prescribed a benzodiazepine for some time seem to be more often able to be appropriately taken off the medication when provided with sound information and encouraged to actively participate in the care for their condition and treatment.
Medically reviewed by Marina Katz, MD; American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/12/2014
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