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Adderall and Tramadol low dose risks?

Posted 6 Apr 2014 by jpete7634 4 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 ...

I have one week to taper off of clonazepam. Is it possible?

Posted 4 days ago by juliecarlstan 1 answer

I was prescribed 1mg 3x daily over a year ago. Then my Dr. Retired and no one else will prescribe this medication. I felt fine, and normal at this level. I cut myself back to 1mg a day before I knew the extent of withdrawal. At the moment I have about a week to stop the medication that cured severe ...

Tapering off gabapentin for past month?

Posted 10 hours ago by sagil 0 answers

I was on 1200 mg for 4 months. I’m down to 100 mg for past week. Can I quit now or still taper more?

Support group for hydrocodone taper?

Posted 19 days ago by extremetm 0 answers

Well here we go. 2/10/18 and it begins. 70 day taper to finally be done with 5 to 6 10s a day. I drafted my taper schedule and was wondering if anyone knows of a support group in the Dallas, TX. area. Got off Xanax 4 years ago and the withdrawal symptoms lasted for almost 3 years. I've heard ...

Methadose Sugar-Free - Length on mehadone 5yrs. Highest does 120mg. Current dose 17mg. Currently on?

Posted 27 Jan 2018 by Leahcim0991 0 answers

... a taper. My taper started at 19mg. I am currently going down 1mg every 6 days. I do not do any other drugs currently. No other meds. My symptoms are not bad. I am having headaches and restless legs at night. Still sleeping through the night. I would like support through this detox. I am hoping ...

How do I taper off gabapentin 100mg. three times a day?

Posted 21 Jan 2018 by mzchubby 0 answers

My husband was started on gabapentin 100mg. three times a day, after a neurological event following taking Levaquin IV. It has been three months now since he was started on gabapentin. At first he had bad tremors, hand flapping, very weak legs, head ache. After about two weeks this got better. Now, ...

Tramadol - New to this support group, glad I'm not alone?

Posted 21 Jan 2018 by JulieB78 0 answers

Going to start a taper on my own. I take 300 to 400 daily. I just feel it's too much for too long. I don't feel it works anymore and I'm having depression and hair loss.

After 20 years of using Paxil how long will it take to taper off?

Posted 19 Jan 2018 by Gini Mulligan 0 answers

I’ve been on Paxil for over 20 years and i I would like to Stop. How long does it take to taper off with a doctors supervision of course. And what side effects should I expect.

Hi everyone. Has anyone been on a Xanax taper and hit a 'wall in the process? Explanation?

Posted 16 Jan 2018 by kevinb1953 0 answers

I was initially dosed at 1mg. of Xanax every six hours as needed in 2001 after returning from Ground Zero NYC as a first responder. I was (at the time) about three days after returning from a 24/7 ten day stent there in need of 'something. My doctor started me on this medicine at that dose. ...

How do I come off clonazepam 1.5mg for the last 6 months?

Posted 2 Jan 2018 by JDforever 1 answer

I have come down to 1.0 mg in the last week. How do I continue my taper safely? I am 76 years old and also take 2 capsules of DOK per day, omeprazole 20mg per day, ranitidine 150mg twice a day, levothyroxine 0.100mg once a day, simvastatin 20mg once a day, citalapram 40mg once per day. Please ...

Can someone tell me if I can withdraw from fentanyl patch with little discomfort. Please... Help me?

Posted 26 Dec 2017 by Twowolves 1 answer

I am a Canadian in Europe without health insurance. I need to taper down my fentanyl usage as I am starting to abuse this drug by chewing semi-spent patches. I desperately need help. And I am sooo scared about it.

How to taper down from 2mg of Klonopin to 1mg in one month?

Posted 20 Oct 2017 by Kflaudi 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 ...

Can you taper Xanax XR with Valium?

Posted 22 Dec 2017 by USMC2532 0 answers

I stopped my Geodon in August and had horrible anxiety and nausea. My Dr has had me on varying dose of Xanax XR and Ativan for about a year. In September he increased my Xanax XR to 4mg... 1mg 4 Times a day. I recently discovered the Ashton Manual and brought it to my pdoc today. Two weeks ago he ...

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