Yes, Benzos Help Some: That Doesn’t Justify Ignoring Patient Safety

“Benzodiazepines help some people.” This common response to our message of patient harm prevention is echoed throughout our online platforms. In some ways, who can blame these commenters? The opioid epidemic, to which the media frequently and errantly compares benzodiazepines, was a disaster for chronic pain patients. Forced withdrawal from benzodiazepines is both common and … Continue reading Yes, Benzos Help Some: That Doesn’t Justify Ignoring Patient Safety