Dr. Christy Huff shares about the importance of safe tapering in her latest KevinMD.com blog:
The benzodiazepine problem goes beyond concerns of overprescribing. Physicians receive little to no education on how to properly taper benzodiazepines, and that is resulting in serious harm. Patients like Yvonne and Lori are left gravely ill, with little support from their doctors, and they aren’t alone: my nonprofit receives hundreds of emails monthly from benzodiazepine patients abandoned by their doctors or forced to taper too quickly.
Read Stop cutting patients off their prescribed benzodiazepines HERE