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Review of the evidence on factors contributing to risk of harms associated with dependence, short term discontinuation and longer term withdrawal symptoms from prescribed medicines.

This report gives a systematic review of prognostic literature published in the last 10 years reporting risk factors for dependence, discontinuation or withdrawal related to the following medicines; benzodiazepines, Z drugs, GABA-ergic medication, opioid pain medications, antidepressants.

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