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

Posted 30 Aug 2012 by GsxR girl 12 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 7 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 ...

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 ...

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

Posted 9 Apr 2013 by Lexapro journey 4 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 ...

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.

Has anyone stopped Effexor 150mg cold turkey and started Paxil 20mg?

Posted 17 Apr 2018 by Diddy75 0 answers

I was on Paxil 30 mg for close to 15 yrs when it stopped working. Dr switched me to Effexor 150mg. It has worked okay for the past two years but here lately it doesn't feel as if it works at all. So back to the Dr and she is switching me back to Paxil (per my request.) The Dr has me starting ...

Can you stop taking Diamox cold turkey ?

Posted 20 Jan 2018 by Girlfriend68 0 answers

Was prescribed Diamox for episodic ataxia. Was prescribed 250 mg twice a day, then talked to the doctor and informed him it was not working to stop seizures. The Doctor upped the dose to 500 mg twice a day, it seems to have made the seizures worse and more often. Have been off of Diamox for four ...

Getting off Contrave?

Posted 11 Oct 2017 by Sarahc002 0 answers

I've been on Contrave with no luck for 5 months an I can't afford it. Do I need to taper off or can I stop taking it immediately.

Taking it for high blood pressure . I stopped Aldactone 25 mg a month ago cold turkey because my?

Posted 1 Jun 2017 by Iloveevan 0 answers

... blood pressure was very low while I had the flu. My blood pressure remained fine until two weeks later, when I noticed increase. Could it have taken 2 weeks to have that effect? Can I just start it again and how long Might it take until my BP decreases?

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. ...

Diltiazem - I am on Sloxem 120mg once a day. Can I stop it cold turkey?

Posted 17 Feb 2017 by Meriel 0 answers

I am on Sloxem 120mg once a day for A/F and hypertension. I have a pacemaker. I also take Hawthorne 900mg daily. As I have side effects form Slozem my doctor says I can try stopping the Slozem, but I don't want to experience withdrawal symptoms by stopping Slozem immediately.

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