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withdrawal symptoms from depressants can include

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernadette Onuoha
37 years experience Psychiatry
Withdrawal sxs occur: When sudden discontinuation of antidepressants occur. Symptoms may be physical and/or psychological and may include, dizziness, nausea, tremor, anxie ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evan Altman
18 years experience Psychiatry
Slowly reduce dose: Usually dropping the dose slowly over the course of at least several days will help prevent discontinuation problems from antidepressants. Some people ... Read More
A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ruth Seaman
25 years experience Psychiatry
No single best: There is no single best anti-depressant. Fluoxetine lacks a withdrawal syndrome due to the extended half-life of its active metabolite. However, flu ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Berkowitz
33 years experience Psychiatry
Discontinuation : Withdrawal symptoms vary depending on the type of antidepressant. The ssris like Prozac and snris (effexor (venlafaxine) and cymbalta) all cause the s ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shobhana Patodia
47 years experience Anesthesiology
No: I have never heard anythign like that. Who told you that?
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
?: I'm not aware of any. I know this question has been waiting for an answer for awhile - please try to rephrase with a more exact description of your ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Some for both: There are far too many alcohol withdrawal symptoms for me to come close to listing them in 400 words or less. See: http://www.Alcoholwithdrawalsympto ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Withdrawal Cymbalta (duloxetine): Establish a slow tapering plan with the help from your prescribing md.
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Dr. Jerald Ratner
50 years experience Psychiatry
Unlikely: If is truly an overdose, then withrawal symptoms are unlikely. However, if you take the benzodiazepine regularly. there will be a withdrawal syndrome.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Caroline Cribari
22 years experience Psychiatry
Benedryl side effect: No. Withdrawl symptoms are related to a body's reaction after cessation of exposure to an addictive substance. Benedryl=dyphenhydramine is not an addi ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: In general one should no see withdraw symptoms from antihistamines.
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Anxiety & Depression: can interfere w/memory but not to the extent of severe Alzheimer's. A mental health professional can help you learn stress management strategies. Pe ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
Headache: For the most part, headache and fatigue.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Smith
39 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: When prescribed improperly -- and usually this is a dosage issue, or when prescribed without attention to alternative medicines -- they can result in ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
42 years experience Addiction Medicine
Anxiety: But more serious symptoms may occur: http://anxiety.Emedtv.Com/xanax/xanax-withdrawal-symptoms.Html.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Sequences: Often the first occurrence is a withdrawal seizure at 6-96 hrs after stopping the booze, and delirium tremens begins shortly after seizure activity. ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Paxil (paroxetine) should be weaned slowly and not abruptly stopped. Talk to your doctor and ask him how you should gradually wean off of it.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Woods
29 years experience Psychiatry
Switch To Mania: Any of the commonly used antidepressants across all families including tricyclic, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, serotonin–norepinephrine re ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dov Finman
9 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Something like that: When you are depressed you may experience feeling restless, fidgeting, insomnia, or difficulty concentrating. So those symptoms might make you feel li ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes: The most likely drugs to do so when withdrawn are tranquilizers, antidepressants, sedatives, antipsychotics, ethanol and many drugs of abuse.
A 75-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
35 years experience Pain Management
See below: Topomax must be gradually stopped under a doctors supervision to avoid side effects. Some of these include: confusion hearing loss vi ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Maples
17 years experience Pharmacology
None: I've never heard of a patient experiencing withdrawals from either of those medications. The only thing i can think of might be a recurrence of pain ... Read More

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