... Can they get off using anxiety meds? What do I pick up to help him with the side effects? He can not miss work to go to the hospital so we are doing this on our own. He has a vacation coming up for 9 days. Will he be over the worst part before going back? He really wants to stop but we can not afford for him to lose his job. Does he have to talk to his doctor? I know he would prefer not to since he has hide his addiction for years. We really need you knowledge on this. I have never gone through anything like this before and I want him to suceed