Risky: Opioids with BZDs
This article represents the opinions, thoughts, and experiences of the author; none of this content has been paid for by any advertiser. The RheumatoidArthritis.net team does not recommend or endorse any products or treatments discussed herein. Learn more about how we maintain editorial integrity here.
- Jones, D., et al. Polydrug Abuse: A Review of Opioid and Benzodiazepine Combination Use. 1 Sept. 2012. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. Retrieved on September 16, 2016 from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3454351/
- Gudin, J.A., et al. The Risks of Combining Opioids, Benzodiazepines, and Alcohol. 4 March 2016. American Association of Pain Management. Retrieved on September 29, 2016 from http://blog.aapainmanage.org/the-risks-of-combining-opioids-benzodiazepines-and-alcohol/
- FDA Requires Strong Warnings for Opioid Analgesics, Prescription Opioid Cough Products, and Benzodiazepine Labeling Related to Serious Risks and Death From Combined Use. 31 Aug. 2016. Federal Drug Administration. Retrieved on September 29, 2016 from http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm518697.htm