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Why sedatives such as diazepam is addictive while olanzapine and quetiapine is not?

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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Psychiatry
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In brief: They are different.

Benzodiazepines, diazepam, have a different mechanism of actions than Olanzapine and quetiapine.
The former cause rewarding, euphoric, sensations while the latter do not.

In brief: They are different.

Benzodiazepines, diazepam, have a different mechanism of actions than Olanzapine and quetiapine.
The former cause rewarding, euphoric, sensations while the latter do not.
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