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COVID and Benzos: Immunity, Vaccines, Symptoms

Updated: Mar 21, 2023

Is COVID more dangerous if you are on benzos? What if you are in withdrawal? What about the vaccine? Will it elevate my symptoms? In today’s episode, we explore some questions about COVID, listen to a hopeful story from New England, and discuss prescribing practices for long-term use. Please join us for our weekly discussion of all things benzo.

Video ID: BFP080


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00:00 Introduction 10:40 Benzo Story 19:58 FEATURE: COVID and Benzos 32:15 Closing



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