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... and boy I can really feel it when I go a couple of days without taking it! Have you started any taper at all yet? ... (10 replies)
... Does anybody know where I can find a Benzo taper schedule that is not the 3x daily doasage, but from taking one dose (4mg Lorazepam) at night? I can't find one anywhere on the web. I'm wondering if I am supposed to switch all 4mg to an intermittant all day 3x before I even begin to taper? (10 replies)
... Good luck, Iafter knowing what I went through I think I would use a Benzo taper schedule, have you got the rubbery legs thing yet. ... (8 replies)

To Taper or Not
Nov 5, 2003
... :) Thanks Philster, I will most certainly speak to my Doc about tapering off, I just hope I don't have trouble sleeping again! Thanks for your reply, I appreciate it, take care! Thanx, Marg :) (7 replies)
... I did go on a strict 3X a day taper from it in that I began the taper by starting a regiment of taking the Xanax at 3 specified times a day. ... (10 replies)
... Detox for benzo withdrawal does not work and is very dangerous. ... (10 replies)
... nonsense and simple taper program for suboxone that really worked for me. ... (2 replies)
... x day and 2 mg at night. When i approached my doctor 2 weeks ago, he prescribed klonopin 0.5 mg. I gathered lots of information on Klonopin and decided not to taper with it, mostly due to the withdrawal symptoms. ... (18 replies)
... Yes, Kathryn, you do need an expert on benzo withdrawal. I began with my family doctor... had a horrible first week! Saw a psychiatrist and listene to his advice.... somewhat. ... (10 replies)
... rehab centers and cannot find a Benzo Detox Fac. period, let known a sliding scale since insurance doesn't cover it. ... (10 replies)
... I did a water taper and found it manageable. ... (10 replies)
... thank you, but her plan is for the 3x a day dose, I just take 1 dose at night for sleep so I don't have a clue how to taper without having terrible withdrawals all day-any ideas? (10 replies)
Oct 24, 2003
... hen stopping benzos. It is nothing like an alcoholic switching from Vodka to beer. This is a med that no dr would have you just stop taking, it requires a slow taper to be safe. ... (10 replies)
To Taper or Not
Nov 5, 2003
... and with all Benzo's you need to be extremely careful in stopping the intake of this drug. Unlike Opiates when you stop CT with a Benzo you may be subjected to experiencing seizures. Typically a Dr will slowly, and I mean very slowly taper you off a Benzo. ... (7 replies)
... t. Can take from between 6 months and 2 years to taper off. ... (28 replies)
... t, you have to do a slow taper so that you can maintain your daily life schedule. Julie is right about searching for more information and finding a safe taper schedule. I would NOT do a large jump, and I'm not sure I would NOT do anything until I talked with an MD.... ... (10 replies)
... ack's advice..."For now, try not to reduce your dosage any further, and even go back up a little if need be, until you have a good game plan in place as far as a taper schedule. ... (9 replies)
... Honey, a taper can be very hard to do as you have already found out. ... (4 replies)
... As long as the taper is steady, it really doesn't matter because the goal will be reached anyway and that's what is important! ... (33 replies)
... day worked for me. Well, about 15 days ago, I started my taper from the Suboxone. I got a taper schedule from my Dr., but I didn't agree with it, so I pretty much made my own. And it went better than expected. ... (6 replies)

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