... complication. A rib was removed to get to the kidney. I have chronic pain at the rib site, along with part of my liver and kidney protrude through it. I know and tapering off this drug. I went from 50, to 25 and now to 12.5. It his is my third month of gradual tampering down, with my Dr. Helping me through this. I started the 12.5 4 days ago and the withdrawals are extreme. Restless legs, sweating, cold, pain. My Dr. Is out of office for 5 more days. Today I put on two patches to try to elevate the withdrawals symptoms. I'm very sick going through this, but I am going to get off it. Just wondering about others going through this same withdrawal