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Uses of benzodiazepines

In 1975 Valiumİ was the world's bestselling drug - 15 per cent of Americans were taking it. Most doctors have now stopped prescribing benzodiazepines for long-term use because of worries that they might cause addiction. Benzodiazepines are still widely used to treat anxiety attacks, to help people who have difficulty sleeping and to calm people before a general anaesthetic or dental treatment.

In 1975 Valiumİ was the world's bestselling drug.
In 1975 Valiumİ was the world's bestselling drug.
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