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

Posted 30 Aug 2012 by GsxR girl 10 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 ...

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?

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.

Can I go off amiodarone cold turkey? If not, how do I taper off?

Posted 30 Dec 2016 by end13 0 answers

I started having breathing problems a year ago. 1 pulmonary specialist said I had bronchial spasms. My primary doctor sent me to a different one. He said go off of amiodarone immediately. How do I do that

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. ...

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??

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 ...

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