4. Precautions and risks associated with special uses of benzodiazepines
This section covers the risks associated with the use of benzodiazepines in special circumstances. The topics included are:
- Pregnancy and breastfeeding
- Benzodiazepines for the management of alcohol withdrawal
This learning module discusses noteworthy risks for benzodiazepines. Summaries of product characteristics and the BNF should be consulted for a fuller account of the adverse effects and warnings for individual benzodiazepines.
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