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New Berlin, WI
A 27-year-old female asked:

My dr said just stop clonidine, but these drs say to wean off? help, what do i do? only on for 5 days to help get off morphine.

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gopinath Upamaka
40 years experience
Taper off: While being on it only for 5 days makes it unlikely u will have significant rebound, i would still prefer to taper off.
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