Yes, I do think that Americans should be more properly educated about anxiety medication addiction prior to being prescribed such drugs. Because they are so addictive people should be warned about the risked involved. So they can make a decision on whether they want to go in that direction or try something different.
I definitely think that the American public should be more properly educated on the possible dangers with anxiety medication such as addiction. People have the right to know all the risks possible when prescribed a drug. That is why it is important more is done to educate everybody who might be prescribed a drug.
Yes, I believe America should be properly educated before receiving anxiety medication. The drugs prescribed for anxiety are highly addictive. When a doctor prescribes these medications, a patient should be required to take a class at a local hospital detailing the risks. The medication should not be made available until this has taken place.
I believe that it should be very clearly explained by the patients doctor the risks that these medications have and they should give the patient a list of factors to watch for so they can stop themselves from being addicted. I believe we should always be very careful when dealing with medications.