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Will Klonopin prevent Ativan withdrawal? Can you stop taking Ativan abruptly and start Klonopin and not risk seizures?

Will Klonopin prevent Ativan withdrawal? Can you stop taking Ativan abruptly and start Klonopin and not risk seizures?

Seizure Risk: Klonopin is long acting 12 hours. Ativan is short acting 4-6 hours. If the dosing is not correct you can always get a break through seizure.
It depends on the amount and frequency as well as following your label directions to fully answer this question. ...Read more

Dr. Harinder Gill
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Xanex Withdrawal Seizures (Definition)

A withdrawal seizure is a seizure caused by withdrawal from a substance. Withdrawal from Xanax or alcohol or some other medications/drugs can include seizures and this must be monitored and treated in a safe environment. This can be dangerous so detox should be done in a controlled and medically managed ...Read more


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Can methadone withdrawals cause seizures?

Can methadone withdrawals cause seizures?

Yes: Methadone like all narcotics cause changes in the neurotransmitters in the brain and also can cause damage to the brain that reflects itself as seizures or other type of adverse brain function.They are also reuptake inhibitors that reduce the levels of neurotransmitters in the brain. Need to rebuild the neurotransmitters. www.neuroscisncemyths.com for info and find a doctor to help/. ...Read more

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Can u use Xanax (alprazolam) to prevent alcohol withdrawal seizures?

Can u use Xanax (alprazolam) to prevent alcohol withdrawal seizures?

Alcoholism: Although Xanax (alprazolam) has been prescribed to prevent seizures, Alcohol withdrawal should be managed by a physician. If there is concern for withdrawal seizures then there is concern for alcoholism and its many complications and it is in your best interest to discuss your concerned with your family physician. ...Read more

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Can you get tactile from lorazepam withdrawal?

Can you get tactile from lorazepam withdrawal?

Yes: Yes, tactile hallucinations are common with severe benezodiazepine withdrawal. If you are withdrawing from benzodiazpeines, please seek immediate medical attention. Benzodiazepine withdrawal can be fatal, and should be closely managed by a physician. ...Read more

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Can oxycodone withdrawal cause seizures?

Can oxycodone withdrawal cause seizures?

Drug withdrawal : Yes, withdrawal from any narcotic drug can cause seizure. Many factors are at play. Consult addiction psychiatrist. They know how to do it safely or go to emergency room. ...Read more

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Can overdosing on benzodiazepines cause withdrawal symptoms afterward?

Can overdosing on benzodiazepines cause withdrawal symptoms afterward?

Unlikely: If is truly an overdose, then withrawal symptoms are unlikely. However, if you take the benzodiazepine regularly. there will be a withdrawal syndrome. ...Read more

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Can you withdrawal from Promethazine?

Can you withdrawal from Promethazine?

Not specifically: Phenothiazines (the class of drug Promethazine belongs to) does not really have the potential to have physical dependency and a true withdrawal syndrome, but many people who are on this class of agents as well as antidepressants can have a "discontinuation" syndrome, with anxiety, irritability and sometimes "electric shock" sensations after stopping it suddenly. If that happens, taper it slowly. ...Read more

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How quickly will an overdose of klonopin (clonazepam) and oxycodone kill you?

How quickly will an overdose of klonopin (clonazepam) and oxycodone kill you?

In minutes : An overdose of this combination can lead to respiratory depression. Brain damage will occur minutes after one stops breathing with death from cardiac arrest following shortly thereafter. ...Read more

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When does klonopin (clonazepam) become dangerous and addictive. How can one prevent addiction to benzo's?

When does klonopin (clonazepam) become dangerous and addictive. How can one prevent addiction to benzo's?

Benzodiazapines: Different people have differing degrees of addiction potential to medications. The best way to avoid developing tolerance to benzodiazapines is to avoid their use or to use short-term. ...Read more

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Can you say if it could klonopin (clonazepam) help with vicodin withdrawals?

Can you say if it could klonopin (clonazepam) help with vicodin withdrawals?

No: Clonidine may, but Klonopin (clonazepam) will not. Please see an addiction specialist who can help you throu this. Suboxone by slow tapering is my method of choice for getting people off narcotics. ...Read more

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How long should someone take buspar (buspirone)? Do you need to get weaned off of it?Does abrupt discontinuation cause problems?

How long should someone take buspar (buspirone)? Do you need to get weaned off of it?Does abrupt discontinuation cause problems?

Talk to your doctor!: Talk to your doctor! the basic answer is that you should take Buspar (buspirone) as long as directed by your doctor. Do not stop it on your own. You will need to get instructions on how to stop taking it. Originally Buspar (buspirone) was not thought to cause problems when it was taken for a short time. Sometimes it is used for long periods of time, in those cases many physicians will wean off slowly. Ask your physician. ...Read more

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Does anyone know the symptoms of benzo (clonazepam) withdrawal and can you get symptoms even before you start to taper off?

Numerous: If someone is dependent on benzos, then they can experience side effects before tapering off if their body has become used to the dose. Withdrawals symptoms include anxiety, tremors, heart palpitations, sweaty, seizures, and even death. Benzo withdrawal is very serious and it is important to taper off benzos under close medical supervision. ...Read more

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Can you take a benzodiazepine for opiate withdrawal?

Can you take a benzodiazepine for opiate withdrawal?

Yes: I frequently give patients in withdrawal a limited quantity of valium to help with withdrawal. Benzos can be addictive too so be careful. ...Read more

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How much time can alcohol and Xanax (alprazolam) withdrawal last?

Withdrawls: Depends on the amount you imbibe with generosity of added Xanax (alprazolam). I don't want to scare you, but these withdrawals are very serious with 15 per cent mortality rate. Takes about 72 to 96 hours after your last drink to get whooping. All kind of visuals, green people, snakes, shadow boxing and then high incidence of Seizures Xanax (alprazolam), the evil mother will start earlier Don't do it at home. Hospit ...Read more

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How long can you expect delirium due to alcohol withdrawal to last?

How long can you expect delirium due to alcohol withdrawal to last?

Varies: It may vary depending on length of dependency, alcohol level upon admission and co-morbidities. Intervention in symptom management as soon as possible will also help shorten the timeframe. ...Read more

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If khonopin withdraw is treated with xanax (alprazolam) can you still have a seizure? Or would the xanax (alprazolam) cancel the withdrawal out?

Klonopin and Xanax (alprazolam): Klonopin use can lead to serious withdrawal symptoms including Seizures, it should be tapered down slowly under the care of a medical professional. Xanax (alprazolam) like Klonopin is a Benzodiazepine, its withdrawal can lead to serious withdrawal symptoms including Seizures. See Psychiatrist for Diagnosis, Klonopin and Xanax (alprazolam) effects, withdrawal symptoms, treatment and Therapy for stress in your life ...Read more

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Can someone overdose quickly on tranxene (clorazepate)?

Can someone overdose quickly on tranxene (clorazepate)?

Yes, but not quickly: Like any medication in its group, it is lethal in overdose. The problem with tranxene (clorazepate) is that people do not feel affected by it right away, and can continue taking more and more in quick succession. After a few hours, however, they realize that they are too sedated, but cannot quickly get it out of their body. ...Read more

Dr. William Singer
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Seizure Disorder (Definition)

Seizure disorder also known as epilepsy, is a neurological condition in which the brain's abnormal electrical activity causes muscular convulsions and altered mental states. Epilepsy is diagnosed when an individual has ...Read more


Xanax (Definition)

Alprazolam is a short-acting benzodiazepine which is a kind of sleep-inducing drug ...Read more