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... I spent 6 days there and got home today. I am so very lucky because this is my 4th time there in 3 years and my inusrance picked up the tab again. My insurance will not pay for opiate withdrawal, but they pay for benzo withdrawal. ... (11 replies)
... detox at my local hospital in January for a oxycodone habit. I also wanted to get off my 5 month usage of a low dose of ativan and then clonazepam. The opiate withdrawal was treated with suboxone and I can see that being tapered in the time frame you stated. The clonazepam issue that you have MUST be treated with a slow taper. ... (7 replies)
... If you attempt to detox yourself from heavy benzodiazepine medications you will most likely suffer from siezures. There is the risk of death from benzodiazepine withdrawal which makes it different from opiates where that risk is not high. ... (3 replies)

... The depression and spontaneous crying is a totally typical symptom of withdrawal from opiates. Opiates do mask pain, but also do some sinister things to our brain chemistry. ... (12 replies)
... needed usage may add up to not a severe withdrawal syndrome...so don't panic about that. ... (33 replies)
... Thanks a lot. I sure could live with lethargy and insomnia for 3 to 6 months. I am an old hat with insomnia, have had it for most of my adult life. Very often sleep has come only at the point of exhaustion. That is why I liked Xanax, it knocked me out with zero side effects. And I was an exception to Ashton`s rule. It worked great for over a year at the same dose, until, you... (128 replies)
... opiates. People seem to do withdrawal time and time again with drink and with opiates? ... (128 replies)
... I think your concerns about going slow with the Klonopin withdrawal are more than valid. All benzo withdrawal needs to be done slowly. I withdrew from Xanax after many years of use and it sure can be a rough ride. ... (1 replies)
Interesting?
Jan 31, 2004
... For many of us going through it benzo withdrawal is a hideous, protracted experience. Benzodiazepines damage our biochemical ability to quieten the nervous system and produce feelings of peace and calm. ... (11 replies)
... you are most definitely having withdrawal symptoms, everyone is different as to how long they will last. some a few weeks, some a few years. you were on lithium for a very long time. ... (17 replies)
... and let my body guide me when to make a cut. As I tapered from it, I spent a lot of time reseqarching breathing techniques to help me through the bouts of anxiety that come with tapering from a benzo. ... (7 replies)
... me. I have tapered off a similar med, Klonopin, but very slow and easy does it. You CANNOT cold turkey or taper too fast or you will experience the most agonzing withdrawal symptoms. ... (1 replies)
... hours, even with the tapering i'm doing. plus anxiety, fatigue, agoraphobia. i searched the web for benzo withdrawals, and educated myself. ... (17 replies)
... i'm not trying to make any waves i'm on klonopin right now tapered myself off nothing severe but my panic attacks came backand back on it i'm not all that experienced in the benzo department only what my friends howard and jennita have told me but i can tell you i have to agree with alot of what you are saying i came off 50 mgs of methadone and now 3 months almost 4 months... (128 replies)
When does it end
Apr 29, 2004
... thanks jennita that makes me feel so much better thanks for your story it helps considerably you've been so helpful and i can't thank you enough i'm glad you stay on the boards because so many people could use people like you and howard no sugar coating thanks again kelleigh :) :angel: (359 replies)
When does it end
Apr 29, 2004
... that after 2 weeks, the drug is gone and so should any problems be. ONe time during my early withdrawal I went to a new doctor for a cold and mentioned my conditon at the time...in which I was only sleeping 14 hours a week. ... (359 replies)
... Mechanisms of withdrawal reactions. Drug withdrawal reactions in general tend to consist of a mirror image of the drugs' initial effects. ... (31 replies)
... i have not been on the boards in such along time but when i woke up today and started crying right when i got up i knew it was time to come to my secret support on the life saving boards. 3 months ago my lupus flares up horrible, pain, nausea, and total loss of energy. ... (13 replies)
... longer than necessary I am sure but it's what worked for me. Yes, I had some WD symptoms but I handled them and because I reduced so slowly, I had a fairly easy time of it. ... (12 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)




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