Killing Pain: Benzo 'Boost' Can Be Deadly | What else to do in Rehab? |

Adding a benzodiazepine to an opioid painkiller can increase the effect of the opioid, or in the language of addiction, benzos can boost the high -- but the combo can be deadly..."

Via Barbara Wood, Ph.D. / Author of Children of Alcoholism and Raising Healthy Children in an Alcoholic Home, Dale Redlich