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... st with no replacement was inhuman. i do keep telling myself not to believe my thinking until i have many weeks away from my last taper. swimming is the only time that everything stops. my energy comes back, my mind clears, my real feeling come, i feel safe and hopeful. ... (13 replies)
... d then make another smaller tapper. he rolled his eyes and said 'thats totally unnesasery, but it's up to you". i know he has never been on steroids, tram, and benzo for months at a time so i'm going by my experience and not what he read in the pill manufactures pamphlet. ... (13 replies)
... You do have to slow down the benzo taper. Seizures are very common in people who taper too fast. ... (13 replies)

... ble! the physical pain from the WD is mostly done except from neck pain from being all tensed up, but i still feel the insane waves of anxiety. i did drop the benzo way to fast and that explained the major headache and dizziness, horrible to try and get around feeling like that. ... (13 replies)
... and im very happy about that progress. i had forgotten about the nightmares that can come with benzo withdrawal, it really is the worst and trying to shake it off in the morning takes every positivity trick i have up my sleeve. ... (35 replies)
... all those drugs can be pure hell to come off for some of us. it took me 9 months to come off seroquel. it was worse then benzo or opiate withdrawl. ... (89 replies)
... Hi Looly I came off Xanax over the course of about 5 months or so. My starting point was three .5 tabs a day. In retrospect, it would have been better to aim for a year to come off. I got a bit antsy at some ponts becuase I tapered first off opiates for some months and then began the taper from Xanax. I was tired of the whole thing and wanted it over. I know, however,... (1 replies)
... Hi Jacritch! I understand what you are feeling because I too went through benzo withdrawal from Klonopin after 7 years. ... (8 replies)
... Hi Skipping a dose is not a good idea once you are addicted, this will only make matters worse. You need to keep the levels of benzo in you blood consistent and if you decide to come off them you should cross over to the equivalent valium (diazepam) and then do a very slow taper. 1mg Ativan = 10mg valium. Can I ask you if you are in the U.K. ? (6 replies)
... I tried Lexapro for about 4 weeks but found it too sedating during the day and at the same time I was experiencing "electric shocks" throught my neck and head. It was very disturbing. ... (11 replies)
... Hi Donna, glad to hear that you're still working away at the taper, I wish you ongoing success "one day at a time." (17 replies)
Xanax Withdrawal
Mar 6, 2006
... I do believe in supporting our children, but I guess you have a point that sometimes that just isn't enough. Why does she blame you for her actions? She's an adult, she's in charge now. If in fact she feels like you did something wrong in her childhood, that doesn't matter now since you are no longer dictating her or her life, so she needs to realize that while she is free to... (37 replies)
Xanax Withdrawal
Mar 6, 2006
... an alcoholic and benzo trader. She is so hysterical when she's off xanax that I am afraid of her. She calls us and wakes us up at 6am, screaming. ... (37 replies)
... I detoxed from all of it at the same time, so I don't know what caused what symptoms, but I think my withdrawal was mainly from hydrocodone. ... (14 replies)
Ambien withdrawal
Nov 28, 2005
... d whereas mine has been rather protracted. But I took it for a long time and a lot of it. ... (6 replies)
... I'm sure you know the benzo site on the internet. Perhaps you could print some of the information on it and take it to your Dr. and explain why you want a proper taper off of them. ... (12 replies)
... If you do your research on the internet you will find that xanax is meant for short term use, 2-4 weeks. People who end up taking it for years will often find that after they wean off, and you must wean not go CT, they end up feeling better off it then when they were on it. My son, a heroin addict is 8 months clean. His phychiatrist had him on depakote, lamyctal, high doses... (23 replies)
... OMG!!! I just now saw this thread. I had horrible horrible withdrawals from benzodiazapines!!! I also hallucinated, kept seeing a little boy and an old person (what is it about old people??). I had complete memory loss of about two weeks. I remember NOTHING. People would try and remind me of things I did and I told them "I don't need to feel any more shame then... (13 replies)
... a opiate. This benzo withdrawal at the same time is sounding more and more nightmarish to me. Vomiting is indicative of how your body is reacting to this taper...a "violence" of sorts.... ... (11 replies)
... worth of Heroin per day!! The doctor said it was the xanax withdrawal that made me so ill !!! ... (7 replies)

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