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The Overlooked Risks of Benzodiazepines

The Overlooked Risks of Benzodiazepines

Presented at the Indiana Attorney General's Drug Abuse Symposium on October 30, 2018. Presentation Video Presentation Slides   [button link="https://www.benzoinfo.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/overlooked_risks_of_benzodiazepine_use.final_.pdf" type="big"...

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Informed Consent for Benzodiazepine Prescription

Informed Consent for Benzodiazepine Prescription

CLICK HERE FOR A PRINTABLE VERSION Please review the information listed here and put your initials next to each item when you have reviewed it with your provider and feel you understand each statement. ______I understand that I am being prescribed ________________...

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Words Can Hurt Those on Benzodiazepines

Words Can Hurt Those on Benzodiazepines

There exists a large, mostly-underground, growing community consisting of those iatrogenically harmed by benzodiazepines. Guilty only of following doctors orders, these patients are marginalized and misunderstood. This has been enabled, at least in part, by poor...

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But Rather, Slowly Taper

But Rather, Slowly Taper

[Spoiler alert: This essay reveals details about the plot of the movie 127 Hours] My name is Nicole and I am a physician assistant. I haven’t practiced since 2010 because of a protracted disability resulting from severe neurological insult. More specifically, I was...

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