of taking this drug for so long, one being addiction. Her G.P. has been no help in giving advice about weaning off, they were obtained from a slimming clinic, but surely the doctor dispensing should have known the effects but still kept on giving them out, well over the dosage period ( some 9 + years over). What is the best way to wean, although she has not had any for quite a few weeks now, and it shows behaviourally, is there a safe alternative she can take, ian of Preston