Benzo Withdrawal: "But I Took It As Prescribed"
In the midst of the opioid crisis benzodiazepines have come under increasing scrutiny. As a class of drugs they have been widely prescribed for a variety of conditions. In 2020, however, they are now known to be highly addictive making withdrawal difficult and, under some circumstances, dangerous. If, when, and how to withdraw are points for serious discussion in Pain Clinic.