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Quitting effexor XR 75mg cold turkey! How long for withdrawl to cease?

Posted 30 Aug 2012 by GsxR girl 5 answers

I know this has been asked a lot as i have read forum after forum. I dont seem to find a clear answer. Is there anyone who has successfully quit effexor cold turkey? I am very brand new to antidepressants. A brief stint with paxil 17 yrs ago with no noticeable change. I began celexa in march for 6 ...

Anxiety - I have been taking .25 mg of Xanax per day for almost two months but I want to stop cold?

Posted 11 Jan 2013 by spindog 4 answers

i have been taking .25 mg of Xanax per day for almost two months but I want to stop cold turkey. Does anyone think I will have a problem. I have not taken one for almost 24 hours not and have not had a bad experience yet... turkey. Does anyone think I will have a problem. I have not taken one for ...

Has anyone experienced cold turkey withdrawal of lexapro 20 mg taking for 20 years?

Posted 9 Apr 2013 by Lexapro journey 3 answers

Did feel like brain damaged and partially functioning after headaches and mind zaps stopped? Did you experience deep depression afterward and high anxiety? I know now too late to taper, life destroyed is there hope?

How long does the effects from Percocet withdrawal take? I have been on it from about 8 months 2?

Posted 18 Jan 2013 by Nightmare97 7 answers

... times a day! My unsupportive controlling family wants me to go cold turkey! Today is day one I feel ok except upset stomach and slight headache! My husband does not care or has even asked how I am feeling since the New Year I wanted to get out of this nightmare I tried to explain to him I ...

I have only been on lexapro 5mg for 4 weeks. My doc says I can quit cold turkey. Is this correct?

Posted 12 Nov 2012 by anthony1carr 6 answers

My anxiety has increased ten fold since I started lexapro. Have eaten very little in the last 3 weeks. I get sick everytime I eat something. I have gone from a 20 a day smoker to 40 a day. I need to quit, so I told my doctor and he said I could quit cold turkey. He is a very impatient man, I have ...

Anxiety - I stopped taking Xanax is there anything I can possibly take to help my withdrawl symptom?

Posted 9 Oct 2012 by jandrade100 4 answers

i was taking 2 bars a day and i just stopped cold turkey and not by choice. Im having the worst anxiety ive ever had and dizziness shortness of breath i cant sleep i am having alot of withdrawl symptoms . i am scared i might have a seizure. is there anything i can possibly do too prevent that.

Withdrawal - I have stopped norco cold turkey after 3 years of taking them. This is my first day off

Posted 16 Jan 2013 by Broke down 4 answers

... of them and I was taking about 15 a day. This is the first time I've ever been honest with myself or others about my usage. I feel absolutely horrid right now and all I can think about is scoring a few to ease the pain, but then I'll be right back in the same position I am in now. ...

I was on 40 mg Viibryd for about 7 mos. Stopped cold Turkey 1 week ago, do I tough out withdrawals?

Posted 16 Sep 2012 by Dave9155 5 answers

.Semi-long story but bottom lineis that it was a bad idea. I've been mean, lazy and anxious. (Like to think these aren't my usual attributes :). Also having creepy dreams, suppose you could call them nightmares. Overall, I'm pretty miserable. So, after a week, do I tough it out and ...

Has anyone been on xanax or klonopin and been cut off cold turkey?

Posted 30 Oct 2012 by Mike45245 8 answers

I just got in this new doctors' office and I let them know that I had been out for two days(I was taking 2 to 3 1mg klonopin per day) and they put me on something called Vistaril and I feel like I am dying! My anxiety is through the roof! I've had a few pretty bad anxiety attacks and I ...

Estradiol - quit cold turkey a few weeks ago, now have night sweats, hot flashes, weight gain etc?

Posted 5 Mar 2013 by jjsstudio 2 answers

My breasts are enormous and sore. I have also gained weight. Im sure this is normal but anyone who quit... can you tell me how long this may last??

Nicotine - If a low dosage of the gum made me sick and anxious, will the patch do the same?

Posted 29 Mar 2015 by AllHappening37 1 answer

I tried the gum once and it made me so sick and anxious. Will the patch do the same? Should I just stop cold turkey? Seems the easiest way to do it.

Withdrawal time for quitting Lexapro cold turkey? (after 4 years of taking 20mg daily)?

Posted 16 Apr 2013 by amcook524 1 answer

I took 20mg of Lexapro for four years for depression and anxiety and stopped taking it 7 days ago cold turkey. I would have tapered off of it but my doc accidentally wrote me for 7 days worth instead of 30 and I don't have the time or money to go back and get more. So far the withdrawal ...

Is escitalopram the generic version of Lexapro, the same thing as Lexapro?

Posted 10 Oct 2012 by drugfreedallas 3 answers

So if I wanted to wean off of it..would I have the same side effects/withdrawals as with Lexapro? I stopped taking Escitalopram (10 mg) cold turkey 2-3 months ago. Since then I've been very easily agitated, have angry outbursts for stupid reasons at my family, feel very out of sorts, edgy, ...

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