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Dr. William Singer
50 years experience in Pediatric Neurology
Caffeine withdrawal: Withdrawal symptoms from caffeine withdrawal may last as long as several weeks, with headaches and irritability.

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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Withdrawal: Is group of symptoms that occur upon sudden discontinuation or decrease in dose of medication or recreational drugs. The symptoms vary with the type o ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Opioid withdrawl hel: I assume you want to stop taking opioids. If you have been on these for a long time then have an md taper you off slowly. Alternatively if you have pr ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Clarify: What type of withdrawal? For what purpose?
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Tripp
14 years experience in Psychiatry
Benzo withdrawal: Some antidepressants can have very unpleasant flu like withdrawal symptoms, like Paxil or effexor, (venlafaxine) but benzo withdrawal can result in se ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Like any other drug: Suboxone is a medication used in the treatment of opioid addiction. If you experience serious side effect: allergic reaction with difficulty of brea ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Shukhman
30 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Yes, but not as bad: Tranxene (clorazepate) is a very long-acting benzodiazepine. The general rule is: the longer acting, the less withdrawal (like methodone withdrawal is ... Read More
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A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
35 years experience in 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 85-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Fox
Dr. James Fox answered
13 years experience in Psychiatry
Insomnia: Withdrawal symptoms are typically the opposite of what the medication is intended to do. You may have insomnia if you stop Lunesta (eszopiclone) abru ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. William Newton
18 years experience in Pain Management
Potentially: Not common. Opioid withdrawal usually results in flu like symptoms that usually resolve in a few days. The symptoms are rarely life threatening.
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A member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Lorazepam withdrawal: If stopped abruptly, or rapidly lowered dose, symptoms will include anxiety plus physical symptoms such as headaches, tension, depression, insomnia, r ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
A stated-warning: Possible seizure activities due to abrupt withdrawal of xanax (alprazolam) (hypnotic class of med) is clearly stated in the drug-label for this med. I ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
It is possible: Depending onhow high a dose of Methadone your were on & on long your were on it- there can be potential for seizures during withdrawal. It can also ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Newton
18 years experience in Pain Management
Depends: There is no answer. This is variable from patient to patient. Suboxone is used to help detox from opioid dependence and addiction. If successful, w ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Yes: Without proper detox symptoms can be prolonged and dangerous.
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A male asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Yes: Like any withdrawal, it can cause sweating, nausea, vomiting, headache, high blood pressure , etc, . The patches themselves can cause vivid dreams or ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
27 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Possible: While most people stop their medications without problems or side effects, sometimes withdrawal effects can occur if the medication is stopped too abr ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Yes: Delirium tremens due to alcohol cessation may well start with a withdrawal seizure followed by frank delirium, hallucinations and tremors. Therefore, ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Gerstman
30 years experience in Psychiatry
Possibly: In theory Prozac (fluoxetine) is a long acting medication that takes weeks to completely get out of the body so that would make one less likely to exp ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
34 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Pain?: Suboxone contains Buprenorphine which is an opiate. Buprenorphine is effective for pain . It's available as a skin patch called butrans. Also, pain an ... Read More
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A 87-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Olsen
50 years experience in Psychiatry
How much & how long?: A single pill, once daily, will not likely cause withdrawal, but could cause insomnia for a few nights. Two, three, or more pills daily and withdr ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes, but?: Wellbutrin (bupropion) can cause seizures, itself. Alcohol withdrawal can cause seizures withing itself. The combination of the two certainly would ... Read More
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Dr. Jerald Ratner
50 years experience in 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.

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