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... ems and magnesium helps the nerve system! And actually, when I did the search, there were quite a few sites that connected magnesium with cluster headaches. as headaches were not a norm for me at all since adulthood, I was not sure what kind of headache I had... just know it hurt like the dickens when they hit tapering. ... (8 replies)
... tell my psych dr. I was taking a lower dose than I really was, so that was a little big of a drop in milligrams at the beginning, but I somehow got through that taper easier than I am in the later stage of my taper, when I am very infrequently abusing the drug, and it is "medicine" for me if I am taking "as prescribed. ... (8 replies)
... I am trying a slow taper from Klonopin, but have been having HORRIBLE headaches and stomach pains that nothing can help. ... (8 replies)

Apr 2, 2008
... The cuts caused such anxiety in me that I judged the time until the anxiety by the anxiety coming down. The achiness and headaches were just a standard deal all the time, even for a while after I finished. I selfdom considered them in my own equation in coming down. ... (8 replies)
... From The Ashton Manual: (Prof Ashton ran a Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Clinic for people wanting to come off benzodiazepines, between 1982 - 1994) Below she speaks of what happens if people attempt to come off the drugs too fast. Typically a taper will take between 6 months (for someone with a small amount to withdraw from and/or who has been using for a short time - say... (31 replies)
... es. I started taking magnesium to help with nerve damage and with the restless legs during detox from opiate painkillers. Found that it helped greatly with the headaches when I next tapered off Xanax, a benzo like klonopin. ... (8 replies)
Taper plans??
Jan 29, 2007
... I have dealt with depression and anxiety since adolescence... The initial Valium taper had me in emotional overdrive. I think my biggest fear is the mental anquish... ... (3 replies)
... By this time I had already read of the horror of Benzo tolerance and withdrawal, I wanted off but Doctors treated me like a leper and they wouldn't or couldn't give me direction. ... (3 replies)
... anxiety, panic, racing mind, unable to leave the house, these are some of the main symptoms of withdrawal. i have headaches most days, i take a nap every afternoon because i can NEVER sleep more than 5 hours at a time, usually less. ... (17 replies)
Reach-Help Me
Jul 20, 2007
... Reach, I had posted a while ago on this board, looking for some advice on benzo withdrawal headaches. ... (7 replies)
... s on it, he looked at me like I had 6 eye balls.... I would really get yourself to a DR and just come clean with them about your abuse and get a plan in place to taper slowly it could take you months and months, why suffer? ... (8 replies)
... only taper down when I felt ready. ... (12 replies)
... ches. I started taking magnesium to help with nerve damage and with the restless legs during detox from opiate painkillers. Found that it helped greatly with the headaches when I next tapered off Xanax, a benzo like klonopin. ... (2 replies)
... yes i know it my friend told me when he went off he went cold turkey he went and stayed with his sister he told me it was his worst nightmare but hes now all better and yes im letting my dr ween me off my new dr that is my poor sister is addicted to hers shes been on hers for 13 yrs and she takes them like she will take one then 2 to 3 hrs later she will take another and yes... (12 replies)
... It is nice to meet you. I tapered off Xanax, a short acting benzo and I can sympathize with the withdrawal process from any benzo. It is not an easy thing at all and the symptoms can cause such angst. ... (5 replies)
... Like the title of my thread indicates, I just finished reading the thread about the member who is trying to taper off of klonopin and suffering severe headaches.. Initially during my opiate detox, I was prescribed klonopin and had to stop it because of the severe headaches. ... (1 replies)
... My question is how can I taper off this since my doctor seems in no way convinced I need to, so I guess I need to do it on my own. Can I use the Xanax? ... (15 replies)
... Riot Could you tell me exactly how long you have been taking xanax and the exact amounts? The ringing in the ears is very very typical of benzo use/withdrawal - so it will go eventually. If you have not been taking xanax for too long - has it been less that 3 - 6 months? You may well be able to just stop - if you have been on a low dose? Have you asked your doctor? Its... (25 replies)
... I have 42 days clean today, taking the Klonopin "as prescribed", have not abused it for 42 days, and have been doing my taper schedule!! Yeah!! ... (9 replies)
... may increase risk of Benzo withdrawal seizure. ... (0 replies)

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