man talking about his benzodiazepine addiction in therapy

Benzodiazepine Addiction

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 19, 2017 Updated: June 9, 2021 Commonly known as tranquilizers, benzodiazepines affect the central nervous system in order to reduce anxiety and create feelings of intense relaxation. Doctors prescribe benzodiazepines in extremely large numbers, and they rank among the most commonly used drugs in the U.S. The most…