Rapid Rx Quiz: Benzodiazepines

Mary L. Windle, PharmD


May 31, 2022

Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that between 2014 and 2016, benzodiazepines were prescribed during physician office visits at a rate of 27 per 100 adults. Although these drugs have important uses, particularly in emergency settings, concern is growing about how frequently they are used, given safety issues. Do you know important clinical information about benzodiazepines, including new findings and established indications, contraindications, and adverse events? Take this short quiz.


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