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A 55-year-old female asked:
Been taking lexotan 0.375mg for 2 years. withdrawing lexotan from 0.375mg to 0.1875mg. can this cause tingling sensation on r palm and dizziness?
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Thoracic Surgery 35 years experience
Yes.: unusual tingling of the hands, arms, and feet occasionally occur as part of the reduction of benzodiazepines. There have been some proposed mechanism but uncertain as yet. They can occur for months, so be patient.
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Last updated Nov 27, 2014
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