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Benzodiazepine Information Coalition

Educating about the potential adverse effects of

benzodiazepines taken as prescribed.

WCSAD2020 - West Coast Symposium on Addictive Disorders

December 3, 2020 — Live Virtual Conference

Benzodiazepine Information Coalition’s Christy Huff, M.D. presents with Sandra Steingard, M.D. 

FDA Black Box Is Coming

The FDA announced September 23, 2020 that a black box is coming for risks of abuse, misuse, addiction, physical dependence and withdrawal.  Since 2017, BIC, along with other patient groups, have campaigned to report the harm patients have experienced. Click here to report yours.

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry's 31st Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium

December 10-13, 2020 — Live Virtual Conference

Benzodiazepines: A Crisis Hidden in Plain Sight. Benzodiazepine Information Coalition’s Christy Huff, M.D. presenting with Steven Wright, M.D. and Anna Lembke, M.D. 

Benzodiazepine Information Coalition presents Medicating Normal

July 11, 2020 — Online

Please join us for a community screening of Medicating Normal with an interactive discussion afterwards.

Dr. Christy Huff Presents at University of Colorado's Psychiatric Grand Rounds

May 20, 2020 — University of Colorado Psychiatric Grand Rounds

Benzodiazepines and Suicide

Escape the Anxiety Trap

April 24, 2020 — Men’s Health

 

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FDA 2020 Benzo Black Box Freedom of Information Act

FDA 2020 Benzo Black Box Freedom of Information Act

In 2017, Benzodiazepine Information Coalition initiated a campaign reporting patient harm to the FDA through their MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting System. Many of the Facebook groups, BenzoBuddies and World Benzodiazepine Awareness Day joined in. We shared our...

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