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... life, and you won't feel the full effects of withdrawal for a few days. It is also a dangerous drug to CT from because of seizures and such. ... (5 replies)
... Hi BB, You & I have a few things in common, as far as how you are feeling, the "no drugs for me" thoughts, etc. I, too, am ready to give in & possibly try an SSRI. But I'm going to wait & see how I feel once I'm clean off the Xanax. Maybe I'll be in a better mood after I'm off. (I did actually try Lexapro last year for about 3 days...... didn't care for how I felt. ... (4 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)

... The person that spoke of valium is correct. ... (23 replies)
... on my temples feeling like someone is pressing the side of my head. It doesn't hurt. It's just annoying. For some reason my doctor said I could take 2.5 mg of valium as needed if I feel anxious etc. That doesn't make sense. But doctors don't necessarily make sense these days. ... (5 replies)
... rentiate reality from my hallucinations. I went to the hospital and the docs were shocked that I hadn't had a seizure. They stepped me down with low dosages of valium and I went home about 5 days later. ... (12 replies)
... and then start to drop 1 mg every two weeks. I seem to be okay compared to last week and hope that the worst is over from the 1 week of stopping and the move to 5 mg. ... (11 replies)
... This didn't work out. I spent two days not really sleeping. I felt sick so I didn't eat. I thought I had an ulcer. This went on in a circle for about a week and I felt worse. ... (7 replies)
... on both in the medical profession and in the benzodiazepine recovery community that cold turkey is a dangerous and unacceptable method of withdrawal. Cold turkey withdrawal may cause seizures, and is also associated with a higher probability of withdrawal psychosis. ... (23 replies)
... arms, ambien for sleep, Imodium for the runs and bentyl for stomach and leg cramps. What a difference the meds made, the valium literally knocked me out for 3 days, had my wife wake me up every 6 hrs for another 10mg pill. ... (10 replies)
... t worry about sounding like a "big weenie." Valium and other benzos are a horrible withdrawal. I have been fighting this thing for 10 months, was on big doses of Xanax, now on Valium, down to 6.25 mgs. ... (5 replies)
... I've CT at 120mg per day and the hard withdrawal was for the first 3 days then medium withdrawal for days 4 and 5 and then it was more of my body recovering from 5 days of withdrawal so at the 2 week mark I was doing fairly well. ... (56 replies)
... Valerian Root works well for the extreme withdrawal period, but I would caution continuing to take it as it may cause liver problems in the long term and it will make you drowsy beyond belief. ... (11 replies)
... Hi, Phil....thanks for the feedback! On the contrary...I don't think we really disagree at all. It's hard to pack everything into a thread and sometimes I don't get everything out. orrrrr...there's a name for it in the hcv community...called "brainfog", lol! I, of course, agree with you that there are indeed people that will need to be prescribed opiates and/or benzo's... (9 replies)
... and researching detox protocols that the use of benzodiazepine's in the treatment of "cold Turkey" detox is an accepted and approved practice. With alcohol detox Valium is the preferred benzodiazepine. ... (9 replies)
... taper, I am currently on a three day taper down schedule. Tonight will begin 1.5 pills per day, which I will take until Wednesday, then drop to 1 pill for three days to .5, etc. ... (5 replies)
... I have read about people experiencing withdrawal symptoms even after using ativan short term, and I strongly believe I am one of them. ... (2 replies)
... ere to tell a doctor that you had quit drinking cold turkey, he would most likely tell you that it is much safer and much more comfortable to alcohol detox using valium or a similar drug for a few days. They regulate the central nervous system that is going haywire, yet they don't have properties that will prolong withdrawals. ... (4 replies)
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Oct 21, 2003
... So I guess that is a total of 7 months. Of course the habit got bigger and bigger so I had relatively low usage for awhile. It is the same old story, I went from days between doses to hours to a strict schedule. ... (21 replies)
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Oct 21, 2005
... s well as one for suboxone, but the script was only for 4 pills! Which I was to wean off awfully fast. Actually, the pharmacy did me a favor and actually gave me 5 pills! ... (6 replies)

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