FRequently asked questions

+ Why should I stop taking benzodiazepine?

+ Can't I stop my medicin at once, that seems so much easier?

+ What are tapering strips?

+ How long will it take to heal?

+ How can I become so dependent on a medicine like benzodiazepines, prescribed by my doctor?

+ Is it always better to cross over to Diazepam, when you need to taper benzodiazepine?

+ Will I heal faster if I stop the medication more quickly?

+ How many symptoms can I expect if I start to taper?

+ Sometimes, suddenly, I'm doing better, but I can never stay better and always seem to go back to doing poorly. Why?