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Does chlordiazep 5 mg has any bad side effects other than drowness &make you sleepy. is it safe? dr before prescribed citalopram 10my couldn't tolerat

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Dr. Israr Abbasi
Psychiatry 30 years experience
Safe yes : It is safe . It belongs to bezodiazepine class of drugs which can be " habit forming " . For long term use you should review risk vs benefits with you doctor.
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