Shishodia A1* and Jaiswal P2
1Department of Addiction Psychiatry, Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust, UK
2Department of Addiction Psychiatry, Turning Point, UK
A 30-year-old woman started using Phenibut around 48 months ago to self-medicate for depression and anxiety disorder in the background of emotionally unstable personality disorder. Evidence of treatment around Phenibut is elusive and there is lack of clarity. This case-report summarizes use of Benzodiazepines for inpatient detox treatment of Phenibut and the mechanism behind them.
Shishodia A, Jaiswal P. Now Phenibut! What′s Next?. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2019; 4: 1580.