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Episode 94: More questions posed, and more answers composed – Benzos, serotonin syndrome, big pressures and low doses

In episode 94, we get to yet more listener questions and provide vague, yet deep and thoughtful answers. We talk about the use of benzodiazepines, serotonin syndrome, buspirone, ‘urgent’ hypertension and pontificate even more on low doses. Mike and James realise that while low is often a good way to start, all their podcasts to date start of with high expectations yet end with not much more of an effect than placebo.

Show notes

1) Effects of Treatment on Morbidity in Hypertension – Results in Patients With Diastolic Blood Pressures Averaging 115 Through 129 mm Hg

JAMA 1967;202:1028-34

2) Effect of Propranolol in Mild Hypertension

Lancet 1966;288:1148-50

3) Clopidogrel

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