6 Long-Term Effects of Benzodiazepine Abuse

Effects of Benzodiazepine

Benzodiazepines are effective medications for insomnia and anxiety. They influence GABA (the primary inhibitory transmitter of the CNS-central nervous system), causing the central nervous system to exhibit reduced neural activity. This brings a calming effect, and you may experience reduced emotional stimulation, slowed breathing, sedation, decreased overthinking, and anxiety relief. However, benzodiazepines, commonly known as … Read more