Benzodiazepines: Benzos Effects and Usage | Lakeview Health

Benzodiazepines: What are Benzos, Effects and Usage? [Infographic]

Back to All Blogs


Published: July 2, 2013

July 2, 2013

Benzodiazepines, commonly called benzos, are used to treat a wide range of conditions ranging from anxiety to alcohol withdrawal. Although these drugs help a lot of people, they cause harm and even death when misused. What are benzos? What are the effects of benzodiazepines and their common usages and dangers? Get all the answers in our infographic: Benzodiazepines.

Related posts



Empowering Profound Recovery

While we aim to provide accurate and up to date information on substance use and treatment for Substance Use Disorder, the information found on this site is for general knowledge purposes only. This information is not intended to serve as medical advice or guidance in any way. Always follow the treatment plan and guidance outlined by your trusted medical provider.

We are now offering an optional Covid-19 vaccine to all patients upon admission to keep our community safe.

Learn More Here