CELEBRATE RED RIBBON WEEK
- Learn about the destructive effects of drug misuse.
- Educate your family members and friends.
- Take action!
Depressants that produce sedation and hypnosis, relieve anxiety and muscle spasms, and reduce seizures. Available in prescription pills, syrup and injectable preparation. Prescribed as Valium®, Xanax®, Restoril®, Ativan®, Klonopin®.
Benzos, Downers, Nerve Pills, Tranks
Orally or crushed and snorted
FACT SHEET: Read more about benzodiazepines (pdf)