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Please Sign: New Rule: Docs Who Prescribe Benzos Long-Term Must Help W/Long-Term Withdrawal

Health & Wellness  (tags: benzodiazepine, addiction, withdrawal, involuntary chemical dependence, benzo buddies, point of return, recovery road, protracted withdrawal, excitotoxicity, GABA receptors, epidemic, Medicare, Medicaidprevention, safety, medicine, warning, ethics )

- 1542 days ago -
A quick search is all it takes to learn that benzodiazepine addiction and withdrawal is a health problem of epidemic proportion. So why do doctors who prescribe these drugs long-term know so little about getting people off them?


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Teresa W (782)
Wednesday December 31, 2014, 11:31 am
noted and signed, thank you

Sonia Minwer Barakat Reque (59)
Wednesday December 31, 2014, 12:44 pm
S&N,thanks for sharing

Judy C (91)
Wednesday December 31, 2014, 12:53 pm
Signed. Thanks Susan. This is badly needed, because these drugs are very addictive, and extremely difficult and dangerous to detox from. This has been known for many, many years.

Animae C (507)
Wednesday December 31, 2014, 1:09 pm
# 11

T.Y. Susan

Ed Site Issues V (198)
Wednesday December 31, 2014, 1:46 pm
S&N, Thanks

Past Member (0)
Wednesday December 31, 2014, 4:30 pm
#14-thx Susan

Ben O (135)
Thursday January 1, 2015, 8:50 am
Holy crap, my comment vanished...what a bloody waste of time this is -DAMMIT!!!!!

Ben O (135)
Thursday January 1, 2015, 8:52 am
Yes, I signed. Forgot to copy my comment though...FECK IT!!!

Liv B (0)
Tuesday January 13, 2015, 7:05 am
thank you for signing:
New Rule: Docs Who Prescribe Benzos Long-Term Must Help w/Long-term Withdrawal
thanks Susan

Donna Hamilton (159)
Tuesday March 3, 2015, 1:09 am
N&S. Thanks, Susan.

Tuesday March 3, 2015, 1:33 am
# 31??
Thank you, Susan.
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