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Adderall and Tramadol low dose risks?

Posted 6 Apr 2014 by jpete7634 3 answers

I am currently prescribed 200mg/day of tramadol and trying to slowly taper off to reduce withdrawal symptoms. I have seen there is a seizure risk when mixing adderall and tramadol, but I wanted to know if that risk is essentially eliminated if I am taking the adderall in the morning (10-20mg at ...

Klonopin - I just began a taper from clonazepam 2mg to 1.5mg after a month on the drug. Previously?

Posted 12 days ago by BigRob70 1 answer

... I was taking 1mg Ativan PRN while trying to find the right antidepressant.l I am now taking 125 mg Effexor XR. My question is when I begin the taper (I'm three days into it) is it common for withdrawal symptoms to occur or is it the return of my anxiety? If its withdrawal does it smooth ...

Can prednisone cause facial burning and rash? Just started a taper 60mg-10mg in 6 days. It's a?

Posted 17 days ago by charspada 0 answers

... weekend, and I'm not sure if it is safe to continue taking the drug. I'm taking this with Ceftin for a sinus infection and age 69.

I am 14 days off Klonopin?

Posted 31 Jan 2017 by lisafc2000 0 answers

I have been off Klonopin for 14 days today after a fast taper. (I moved and had no doctor or insurance ). I went from 1 mg/ day to .5 for a week then ran out. My question is Am I out of the woods for a seizure? I got bad panic attacks on day 10 and my anxiety is bad as well as the normal w/day ...

What is the best way to taper from 1mg of lorazepam? I have been on it for 16 months?

Posted 4 Jan 2017 by clong1946 1 answer

I actually started lorazepam to help with a relapse of a toxic fish poisoning called ciguatera which causes itching and pins and needles. I've had ciguatera for 8 years-it affects nerve endings-thus the lorazepam. When I tried to taper myself, I experienced itching, pins and needles, plus some ...

I have been on 10 mg citalopram for under a month. It has made me worse and I want to taper off?

Posted 31 Dec 2016 by Pancakes1 1 answer

I took a 10mg dose citalopram for about 2.5 weeks and it was hell. I had terrible anxiety (especially in the morning), insomnia, and really dark thoughts and nightmares. I also had denationalization, but I think that was out of balance hormones. I actually started tapering off 5 days ago. I did ...

I've been on bupropion 100 mg twice daily- just quit heavy drinking, worried about seziures? Help!?

Posted 3 Jan 2017 by BeccaV91 1 answer

I've been a heavy drinker, daily, off and on for a few years. I know alcohol doesn't mix with bupropion for risk of seizures. I tried to taper off like people suggested, because I read that suddenly quitting can also result in seizures. I have no problems with not drinking at all, but my ...

15 mg of lortab per day?

Posted 25 Dec 2016 by Lddav 1 answer

I've used 2 tablets for 5-6 years. I'm a 62 yo male whose had heart bypass surgery nearly ten years ago Height 5'7, weight 155. Should I withdraw without a professionals help? I intend to taper off in 3 or 4 days. Any help would be appreciated

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

How fast can I taper off 60mg Cymbalta?

Posted 29 Dec 2016 by Blanco11 0 answers

I have only been taking it for 3 weeks and it is not helping me at all. In fact, it is causing me to have trouble sleeping.

Cymbalta - How can I successfully withdraw by splitting beads from duloxetine 20mg capsule?

Posted 22 Dec 2016 by Roselady 0 answers

I am weaning with doctor approval, but this med does not come in 10 or 5 mg caps for slow taper.

Do you need to taper off of Depakote if you only took it once?

Posted 23 Dec 2016 by Annonomus 12345678 0 answers

I was given depakote in the hospital by iv infusion, I believe it was about 1000 mg. It was for a huge migraine spike.

How much water should I drink while on a 21 day course prednisone taper 70 for 3 days 60 for 3 days?

Posted 10 Dec 2016 by missktj2012 0 answers

... 50 for 3 days 40 for 3 more and so on? I am a 22 year old woman and was born with only one kidney?

Thank you for taking a look?

Posted 1 Dec 2016 by bearcat22 1 answer

I just turned 54 today. I'm alone, no family nearby, no friends. I'm in Washington DC if it matters. I'm planning to attempt to taper off alcohol with the help of naltrexone. My doctor won't give me the naltrexone until blood work comes back. Having the blood taken December 8. ...

Getting off of clonazepam?

Posted 18 Nov 2016 by Richneubauer 2 answers

I've been on klonopin for 1 year the most was 2mg a day . I am down to 3/4 mg... l take 1/2 mg tablet in the am and 3/4. Of a 1/2 mg tab in the evening... can I go to just one tab. And taper that? When can I jump off of this? I'm 65 years old . Thanks for help

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