Benzodiazepines: What are Benzos, Effects and Usage? Benzodiazepines are commonly prescribed for anxiety, sleeping disorders, seizures and several other disorders. Xanax, valium, and klonopin are the most popular with abusers.
"I once had a son named Joey" is a tremendously sad story posted on PainLive.com, a Pain Management Resource for Physicans. A mother shares the heartbreak of the death of her son Joey, who died of an overdose of Xanax, Roxicodone, and alcohol combined. Realizing that education could help reduce the death and addiction toll of prescription drugs, Joey's family has helped found NCAPDA.