See Drug Reference for a full list of side effects. (Drug
Reference is not available in all systems.)
What To Think About
It is possible to become addicted to benzodiazepines. You
should talk to your doctor before taking benzodiazepines if you are planning to
become pregnant, have had a previous allergic reaction to them, or have
Taking medicines for social anxiety during
pregnancy may increase the risk of birth defects. If you are pregnant or
thinking of becoming pregnant, talk to your doctor. You may need to take medicine if your social anxiety disorder is severe. Your doctor can help you weigh
the risks of treatment against the risk of harm to your
Do not use alcohol while taking
benzodiazepines. Be careful driving your car or operating machinery, because these
medicines can cause drowsiness or dizziness.
How this information was developed to help you make better health decisions.