Benzodiazepines are psychotropic drugs used to treat a variety of disorders including anxiety, panic attacks, insomnia and muscle spasm. An inter-governmental meeting of policy-makers and health experts in Europe was held in January 2001 to discuss a variety of issues relating to their use including: the level of consumption, both legally prescribed and through illegal use; risks of abuse and dependence; the regulatory situation and drug control measures. The text of a draft resolution adopted by the meeting on the appropriate use of benzodiazepines is also contained in the document.Some of them had been injecting drug users for many years and had few places remaining on their bodies where they could ... They found them in the benzodiazepines which, in the UK, can be prescribed only by private doctors: flunitrazepamanbsp;...
|Title||:||Contribution to the Sensible Use of Benzodiazepines|
|Publisher||:||Council of Europe - 2001-01-01|