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What are Benzodiazepine (Benzos)

Benzodiazepine is a family of psychoactive drugs. They operate on the nervous system causing a change in mood, cognition, behaviour, or perception. While benzodiazepines may work as a treatment for anxiety, sleep and agitation in some patients, long-term use can result in a worsening of the very symptoms the medications are meant to treat.

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Temazepam

As a popular benzodiazepine, Temazepam is regularly prescribed across the United States to manage insomnia and other associated sleep disorder. With thousands of people using it on legitimate prescriptions, many remain unaware of what constitutes abuse and might be shocked to realize that their use has progressed to a crippling Temazepam addiction. Fortunately, no matter […]

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Klonopin Addiction

Klonopin, the brand name for clonazepam, is a powerful relaxant commonly prescribed to control panic attacks, anxiety, and seizures. As a type of benzodiazepine, it is most addictive and has been associated with thousands of abuse cases throughout the United States. This anti-anxiety medication has two key components that make it a prime target for […]

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Xanax (Alprazolam) Addiction Treatment

Xanax is undoubtedly one of the most popularly prescribed psychiatric medications in the United States, with more than 47 million prescriptions generated for it in 2011. The popularity of Xanax is partly because this medication is capable of treating a broad range of panic and anxiety disorders. Moreover, its depressing effects on the central nervous […]

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Benzo Addiction Treatment

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Clonazepam Overdose and Withdrawal

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Clonazepam Side Effects

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Clonazepam

Clonazepam is one of the three most prescribed benzodiazepines in the United States. It is an anticonvulsant, anxiolytic, and hypnotic drug. Clonazepam is a habit-forming drug and has an increased potential for abuse due to which it is available in prescription only. FAQs

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Temazepam Overdose and Withdrawal

Temazepam is a benzodiazepine used for the short-term treatment of insomnia- a sleep disorder. Even though Temazepam is highly effective in treating insomnia and improves the sleep schedule of individuals who use Temazepam as prescribed by the doctor but being a psychoactive drug it has certain risk factors associated with its inappropriate use such as […]

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Ativan Addiction

Ativan is a sedative that belongs to a class of drugs called benzodiazepines. These drugs are used to treat anxiety disorders, insomnia, panic attacks, and active seizures, including status epilepticus. Due to its fast-acting properties, Ativan is prescribed for short-term treatment. Nevertheless, people who urgently need to manage chronic symptoms or seek comfort from these drugs […]

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