Not wanting to restrict a persons ability to defend them self; but use of these for long term or in high doses, especially the Benzodiazpines, may need to be looked at; Like you do when you drink - if you are choosing to get wasted, choose to put up the firearm first. http://atlanta.cbslocal.com/2015/06/01/medications-linked-to-homicide/ "ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) – For the first time ever, scientists have linked prescription drugs that affect the central nervous system to an increased risk of committing a homicide. European researchers found that people who were taking a class of tranquilizers called benzodiazpines were more likely to kill someone than those who were not taking these medicines, reports Live Science. Those drugs are used to treat anxiety, insomnia and panic disorders. Pain relievers such as opioid medications and anti-inflammatories were also found to increase a person’s risk of homicide."