minor tranquillizer

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if you take benzodiazepine or a minor tranquilizer you're going to be doing yourself a big disservice," he said.
Be cautious of adverse respiratory events when prescribing atypicals alone or with any traditional CNS depressants such as benzodiazepines, sedative/hypnotics, minor tranquilizers, sleep aids, opiates, methadone, and GABAminergic agents.
However, a careful reading of the text shows two chapters disagreeing about the use of benzodiazepines, minor tranquilizers used to control anxiety and manage insomnia.
4] In the West, however, the 1980s crisis surrounding benzodiazepine dependence led to the eclipse of both the minor tranquilizers and the whole notion of anxiolysis.
For example, minor tranquilizers and benzodiazapines rank fourth among therapeutic classes in the cash category but fall to 10th in third-party and Medicaid prescriptions.
Minor tranquilizers, or anti-anxiety agents - the most widely used class of psychiatric drugs - also have been shown to create violence.