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  1. February 20, 2021 - Search All AHRQ Sites Careers Contact Us Español FAQs Email Updates
  2. February 21, 2021 - Article Study Published May 17, 2017 Association between concurrent use of prescription opioids and benzodiazepines … Association between concurrent use of prescription opioids and benzodiazepines and overdose: retrospective … Endnote tagged More Share Facebook Twitter Linkedin Email Print Concurrent use of opioids and benzodiazepines
  3. February 20, 2021 - Search All AHRQ Sites Careers Contact Us Español FAQs Email Updates
  4. February 21, 2021 - 2018 An electronic intervention to improve safety for pain patients co-prescribed chronic opioids and benzodiazepines … An electronic intervention to improve safety for pain patients co-prescribed chronic opioids and benzodiazepines … Print This study describes an electronic intervention to identify patients coprescribed opioids and benzodiazepines … The intervention significantly reduced the proportion of patients coprescribed opioids and benzodiazepines
  5. February 21, 2021 - Published May 16, 2018 Physician prescribing of opioids to patients at increased risk of overdose from benzodiazepine … Physician Prescribing of Opioids to Patients at Increased Risk of Overdose From Benzodiazepine Use in … Endnote tagged More Share Facebook Twitter Linkedin Email Print Patients prescribed opioids and benzodiazepines … Survey and the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey to identify adults already using a benzodiazepine … Rates of opioid prescribing among patients using a benzodiazepine remained higher than rates in the general
  6. February 22, 2021 - She was not noted to be on any benzodiazepines or other opioids at the time of admission. … Benzodiazepines were not on the patient’s home medication list, but she was known to have taken them … and physicians should provide more information about the patient’s past medical history, opioid or benzodiazepine … Risk factors, including prior opioid/benzodiazepine usage and comorbid conditions, should be clearly … Safety of benzodiazepines and opioids in very severe respiratory disease: national prospective study.
  7. February 20, 2021 - Outpatient Benzodiazepine Prescribing, Adverse Events, and Costs 185 Outpatient Benzodiazepine Prescribing … Benzodiazepine Prescribing and Adverse Events 193 Table 5. … Association of road-traffic accidents with benzodiazepine use. … Benzodiazepine tranquilizers and the risk of accidental injury. … Benzodiazepines and injury: a risk adjusted model.
  8. February 20, 2021 - The Commentary  By Julia Munsch, PharmD and Amy Doroy, PhD, RN   Benzodiazepines, including lorazepam … dosing from the American Epilepsy Society is lorazepam 0.1 mg/kg, maximum 4 mg, may repeat once. 2  Benzodiazepines … to their high-risk nature, extra attention is essential when ordering, verifying, and administering benzodiazepines … high-risk medication even when given for seizures, especially in a  patient with no recent history of benzodiazepineBenzodiazepine Use During Hospitalization: Automated Identification of Potential Medication Errors and
  9. February 16, 2021 - substances that could impact clinical care—for example, if this patient were abusing alcohol and/or benzodiazepines … Use of sedating drugs (e.g., antihistamines, benzodiazepines) and/or alcohol use, both associated with … in patients with pre-existing respiratory compromise and with some abused drugs (i.e., alcohol and benzodiazepinesBenzodiazepines and alcohol are associated with cases of fatal buprenorphine poisoning.
  10. February 22, 2021 - Diazepam, flurazepam, chlordiazepoxide, other long-acting benzodiazepines Older adults have a higher … sensitivity to benzodiazepines, causing sedation, weakness, and increased risk of falls especially when … benzodiazepines with a long half-life are used.
  11. February 21, 2021 - The standardization and coordination of SATs and SBTs decreased the average total dose of benzodiazepines … dexmedetomidine, or haloperidol) have been shown to markedly reduce the duration of delirium when compared with benzodiazepinesBenzodiazepine and opioid use and the duration of intensive care unit delirium in an older population … C Choice of Sedation Avoid benzodiazepines.
  12. February 22, 2021 - The program resulted in a decrease in overall opioid use as well as a reduction in coprescribing of benzodiazepines
  13. February 20, 2021 - (acetaminophen, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs [NSAIDs], opioids, skeletal muscle relaxants, benzodiazepines … tramadol, duloxetine, multidisciplinary rehabilitation, acupuncture, and exercise (SOE: moderate) and benzodiazepines … the effectiveness of treatments for radicular low back pain, but the available evidence found that benzodiazepines
  14. February 16, 2021 - sedation weaning guideline can reduce the number of children discharged on medications such as opioids , benzodiazepines
  15. February 21, 2021 - computerized provider order entry (CPOE), targeting two classes of contraindicated medications (long-acting benzodiazepines
  16. February 22, 2021 - and suspicion for substance abuse, a urine toxicology test was sent on admission and was positive for benzodiazepines … As neither the benzodiazepines nor the methadone were prescribed medications, the hospitalist confronted … well known that high doses of opioids as well as the combination of multiple opioids, illicit drugs, benzodiazepines … clinical presentation and details at the scene, the cause of death was likely from unintentional opiate/benzodiazepine
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    February 20, 2021 - However, we did find that the IV was associated with the use of long-acting benzodiazepines. … Long- acting benzodiazepines are not recommended for use in the elderly as they have been associated … of which 530 (18.6%) were for a long-acting benzodiazepine. … This is likely to be a result of long-acting benzodiazepines being indicated for certain psychiatric … Benzodiazepines of long and short elimination half-life and the risk of hip fracture.
  18. February 22, 2021 - patterns of usage increase this risk, including chronic high dose use, concomitant use of opioids and benzodiazepines … increased vigilance regarding the initiation or renewal of opioids and other controlled substances, such as benzodiazepines
  19. February 20, 2021 - zolpidem, eszopiclone), an orexin receptor antagonist (suvorexant), a melatonin agonist (ramelteon), some benzodiazepines … Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for insomnia. d Other benzodiazepines include drugs approved by the … insufficient] ) ( [evidence insufficient] ) ( [evidence insufficient] ) ( [evidence insufficient] ) Benzodiazepines … severe lung disease or sleep apnea Withdrawal symptoms if abrupt dose reduction or discontinuation Benzodiazepines
  20. February 21, 2021 - improve opioid prescribing should be employed to reduce the potential for overprescription and misuse of benzodiazepines