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A 40-year-old female asked:

I have a friend coming off trazodone is she going to have withdrawels i would like to know so i can keep a check on her she is an elderally lady?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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41 years experience
No withdrawals: It should not be a problem being used for sleep. If however was being prescribed for depression primarily then i would simply keep a watch on her to make sure that her mood stays up.
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