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... Hi, I have been taking klonopin for 8 years, that's right 8 years prescribed by my psychiatrist. Never more than 1 mg, usually 0.5 mg at night. When I wanted to go inpatient detox in the past, they told me I had to stop klonopin as well, so I decided to go outpatient detox. I took klonopin way before I got involved with opiates, and continue to take them w/o ever abusing... (9 replies)
Xanax addiction?
Apr 29, 2007
... NJ, I do think that you are showing signs of withdrawal for sure. The anxiety you have spoken about is particularly an indicator of coming off Xanax of any form. Are you addicted to the Niravam? ... (3 replies)
... could you respond if have the time this week? ... (27 replies)

... The hard part is that whether dependent or addicted, withdrawal can be difficult. What you described on Day 3 each time is typical of withdrawal symptoms. Stopping abruptly like that is called "cold turkey." Some prefer that and some prefer tapering off. ... (3 replies)
... Did he explain to you that you have to be in withdrawal for a period of time before starting the subutex? ... (11 replies)
... days to adjust and feel fairly stable again. Coming off a benzo causes anxiety and a cut should not be made until the body lets you know it is able to handle the next cut. I took about 6 months to come off Xanax... ... (1 replies)
Jul 2, 2005
... e. I hope you are doing well. I recently went from 12 percocets a day to cold turkey and that was not easy. Knowing percocets most of my life, I minimized the withdrawal by eating toasted bread and tea, the less you eat in withdrawal stages the less the symptoms are. ... (14 replies)
Jan 11, 2005
... Hello, I've been reading the board for a couple of weeks now and feel it's time I posted. I'll cut to the chase. ... (8 replies)
When does it end
May 2, 2004
... ive up too soon and take it again then try not to...very irregular and soon the 3 mgs. stopped working. I tried to tell her she did not give natural sleep enough time and she kept giving in to more Valium after a few days, then she'd get mad at herself and try to not take any. She never stayed on course. ... (359 replies)
Ativan Help
Aug 5, 2013
... Nicky, livelaughlove is right about not going cold turkey from any benzo at all. It can easily cause seizures at the least and even death. ... (2 replies)
... days, sometimes fourteen, sometimes even a few longer. Each time, we must feel the mental fortitude to make the cut and stick with it. We have to bear with the withdrawal and endure it. It is not pleasant. Anxiety will hit in the pit of the stomach. ... (7 replies)
... The EMOTIONAL aspect of withdrawal was still there and this ultimately was my most difficult to overcome. I had extreme anxiety, so the doctor prescribed Klonopin. ... (4 replies)
... rmation in online research regarding benzodiazepine taper guidelines. Now that I think about it you could probably just disregard the drug bridging part of that benzo detox and perhaps just follow the taper reduction part.... ... (4 replies)
... t used to taking a benzo so it worked well for me. I was so leery of the benzo that I cut it off after 3 days though. I think you need a prescription for quinine. ... (31 replies)
... t maybe I didn't need the wellbutrin so we tried to cut it down again. This was a month ago. I am now on 37.5 mg daily. I never really was depressed until the benzo withdrawals. I was just a guy that had anxiety and stomach problems because of the anxiety. ... (7 replies)
... I was on Klonopin at about 1 mg. daily for years. I then tapered off it because to do otherwise, you will suffer horrendous withdrawal symptoms for months if not years. ... (23 replies)
Jan 28, 2004
... especially during my 8 month taper off benzos. That is one I shall never repeat. Opiates withdrawal is just a dawdle compared to benzos. I am so so so glad that you did not fall into that trap. Doctors should be shot! ... (156 replies)
... w that this is just too rough, especially if you are not able to function at least somewhat normally. See if she will revise the plan for you. With any kind of benzo especially, the taper seems best at a long, slow rate. As long as progress continues to be made, success will be found. ... (1 replies)
Who am i
Jan 12, 2008
... a over this issue. Four sessions in a row, he wanted me to use different meds and four sessions in a row, I refused. I had handed him a writen letter the first time I saw him as I knew I was too emotional to speak much and stay on track. ... (46 replies)
... to" for benzo tapering. ... (19 replies)

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