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A 32-year-old female asked:

Have things changed over the years with precribing medications like percocet and valium or xanax together. as in have they discovered new reactions?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 39 years experience
Opioids and benzo: Data has shown that opioids with benzo's increases the risk of death 5 fold. New government regulations have resulted in restricted use of these products. while this has resulted in less prescriptions the overdoes deaths are still rising - this implies that prescriptions were not the cause of overdose deaths.

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Last updated Apr 10, 2020

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