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Posted 10 Jun 2012 by • 73 answers
I went off Klonopin cold turkey two weeks ago (bad move I know)... I was taking .25 mg a night to sleep (as per docs script) for three weeks... It started to make me feel extremely anxious and drugged up after taking it for a while... I seem to have EVERY protracted withdrawal symtom known to man ...
Posted 30 Jan 2011 by • 7 answers
I was just wondering because I am on both klonopin and hydrocodone.
Posted 21 Oct 2010 by • 2 answers
How difficult is it to get off of the medication if I am taking 2mg per day for 2 years now?
Posted 10 days ago by • 0 answers
Been here before. Tapered off long-term clonazepam very slowly but still problems. After more than a week completely off, still long term withdrawal symptoms. Would like to talk to others with this problem with clonazepam. I have been on a forum about this but don't know how to get back there.
Posted 5 May 2017 by • 3 answers
Even with all the horror stories I've heard about withdrawals from it, is this true?
Posted 27 May 2018 by • 0 answers
Posted 2 Jun 2018 by • 0 answers
I have depression, general anxiety disorder, & borderline personality disorder. I also have acid reflux, constipation & chronic rupture of my Achilles tendon. I'm 56 yrs.old & was very active, i.e. hiking, tennis & biking, until rupturing tendon twice. I've been taking ...
Posted 28 May 2018 by • 0 answers
... physician/psychiatrist. I was recently told I needed to get off of it due to long term side effects which are worse than what you took it for in the first place. After a two month taper from 1mg. Down .125 every week, I have been off now for 6 weeks. After experiencing the usual withdrawal ...
Posted 2 Apr 2018 by • 1 answer
I’ve been taking 2 1/2 mg twice daily for almost a year now of clonazepam and this is the second time my doctor has prescribe me with an amount that doesn’t cover me until my next appointment and I have zero refills. Is the possibly of me having a seizure really that high? As long as I ...
Posted 20 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
I am 21 years old, 6'1", and 190 lbs and have been taking 1mg of Klonopin twice a day equalling 2mgs daily for about the past 10 months. Today I talked to my doctor about slowly tapering off and instead of perscribing me 1mg twice a day he prescribed .5mg 4 times a day as needed. I am ...
Posted 27 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
... doctor who helps people taper. She uses an integrative approach and also gives supplements. I dont know if it will work for me like once I taper off will the supplements be enough. When I take less Ativan I have less energy and also less appetite. When I started taking Ativan I was having some ...
Posted 1 Feb 2018 by • 2 answers
I have been detoxing or withdrawing for almost 2 weeks. Tapered off 4 mgs a day over the past year. I'm wondering how long the withdrawing symptoms will continue at this level. How can I help it?
Posted 2 Mar 2018 by • 0 answers
I'm at .125 clonazepam a day. If I use CBD oil to stop my horrible panic in withdrawal will the oil in the end hurt me? Meaning does it mask things only to unleash worse withdrawal later? What does it do to the GABA receptors?
Posted 6 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
My pdoc wants me to taper off both trazodone (been on 50 mg for 8 weeks for insomnia) and clonazepam (been on 1.5 mg split in three 0.5 doses for 2 years for anxiety). My anxiety is extremely high and I don’t know which drug is causing it. I am at 25mg trazodone from 50mg the last 3 days and ...
Posted 3 Mar 2018 by • 1 answer
I went c/t off clonazepam after 4 years of taking it. It’s been miserable but last night was the worst in 3 weeks, my bp was high, my chest was hurting, I was nauseated, legs completely cramped up... at 3am I finally broke and took one. Will I be starting completely over again in this ...