Withdrawal from Benzo's in the drug supply - BC

Updated: May 3

Following a discussion on a recent CoP call (15th April 2021) about Benzo's and withdrawal symptoms, British Columbia Centre of Disease Control (BCCDC) have produced an information sheet about withdrawal signs and symptoms from benzo's and benzo-like drugs.


This document outlines specific withdrawal outcomes related to benzo's as well as safety tips and harm reduction strategies when using benzo's or benzo-like drugs.

  • Carry and use naloxone

  • Use at an OPS

  • Use drug checking services

  • Additional resources on responding to a benzo OD and info on benzo dependency

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