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I am a HepC Patient (reasonallaby controlled I also have high

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I am a HepC Patient (reasonallaby controlled I also have high BP, but it is completel responding well to Amlodipine usually staying arond (130/80} Liver funcgion are good. Recently tested and was only about 20 points above normal on each@ I have qut drinking completel and am only doing esssential precription drugs.. However, After two mounts sober, bi'm having a lot of trouble sleeping and am having some pretty severe anxiety attacks related to cravings for alcohol I feel i would be healped in these situations by using some anti-anxiety drug such as a bioziazepene or something equivalent.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DR MED MD replied 4 years ago.

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Certain benzodiazepines are considered first-line therapy for treating alcohol withdrawal.

Lorazepam acan be used in the elderly and in patients with liver disease.

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