... terrible, absolutely no energy. It's hard even getting dressed. And depression... geez I keep crying for no reason. I am taking ibuprofin for my pain and L-tyrosene, B6 and vitamins from the Thomas Recipe but I stopped the valium last night and slept fair. How long is this going to last? Please someone answer this one.
Leeann, I did cold turkey WD off of prescribed Oxy, that I took for almost ten years. In my opinion, it sort of depends on how long you were on them, and how much were you taking.
Perhaps you should see a doctor regarding this depression??? That is no way to live. A mild anti-depressant might help you, I took one for a short time and it helped greatly! Keep in mind that this too shall pass.
Please google Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome, you will learn quite a bit about what is happening to your brain... serotonin, endorphins, norepinephrine and dopamine. This knowledge may help you be ok until you get in to see a doc about antidepressant!!!
Best wishes, and do post again, we care,
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