... to taper me down. We did .5mg twice a day for 5 days, then .5 once a day for five days, then .25 once a day for five days, then stopped. I am on day 3 without. He gave me the .125 in case, but said it would be purely psycholgical... that I really didn't need to taper any more. Throughout this whole thing, I have had a really rough time, especially in the am(when I usually take it), but I just don't know if I should stick it out or take the .125 for 5 days. PLEASE HELP. I am also on day 17 of 20mg of lexapro. Switched from 100 zoloft. I am so ready to be well again. This anxiety is killing me. At least I have some relief now. It used to be all day. Please help encourage me and advise. After 3 days off should I take the .125 or just stay the course. Please tell me all the horror stories aren't the norm. Thank you
sorry but they are i detoxed off xanax in 2 wks after being on them for 3 yrs and was way to fast hospital did it not me. So i suffered for 1 month and 11 days i was on alot diff drugs by physicotrist didnt help 4 times a day hydroxine , tregetol 500mg celexa 40mg and beta blocker 20mg to 10mg all awful back achs increased hearing , eyes hert so bad i had developed sinus sensation nose numb all way under eyes pressure in sinus area and in top of mouth teeth hert so bad felt like they were rotating heart pounding for no reason nightmares ,shakes shakey legs out no where head electic shocks light headed forgetting stuff i had temp memory lose , iam still suffing and ther was alot more i couldnt chew or swallow i mean it was insane i couldnt take it i seen another doctor one who cared i got on klonopin .5 temp off it everyone month diff low dose go to beuzo.org.uk shows tapor methods yours shouldnt last long or be that bad only 6 wks so you will be ok and wont suffer as bad or long :)
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