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How long do nicotine withdrawal symptoms last?

How long do nicotine withdrawal symptoms last?

Days to weeks: Several days to several weeks depending on how much and how long the use has been and how sudden the cessation of use. ...Read more

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Withdrawal Symptoms (Definition)

Withdrawal symptoms are physical or psychological sx's which can occur when a person ceases to use a substance that they are addicted to. Possible examples might include: nausea, vomiting, anxiety, insomnia, ...Read more


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How long do oxycodene withdrawal symptoms last?

Unknown: Everyone's metabolism is different. It also depends how much you are taking. Sorry you're having a problem with it. ...Read more

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How long do trazadone withdrawal symptoms last?

How long do trazadone  withdrawal symptoms last?

Trazodone: It is very unusual to have withdrawal symptoms with trazodone. It is an mild antidepressant which is used at bedtime because its sedative effect, improving sleep as well as replenishing neurotransmitters involved in depression. If anything, you will find that causes headaches and vivid dreams in the first week of using it. It is not addictive. ...Read more

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How long will alcohol withdrawal symptoms last?

How long will alcohol withdrawal symptoms last?

Alcohol withdrawal: Acute use of alcohol in excess usually causes symptoms for no more than 24 hours, and they are worst the morning after. With chronic alcohol use, to some extent duration of symptoms depends on amount being used. The physical withdrawal is usually ending in 3-4 days but longer lasting symptoms can last months or longer. ...Read more

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How long do caffeine withdrawal last?

1 week.: Begins within 12-24 hours after withdrawal peaks at 24-48 hours and may last up to 9 days but typically 1 week. ...Read more

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How long can alcohol withdrawl symptoms last?

Post-acute withdrawa: Post-acute withdrawal symptoms can last six months to a year I am told. Anxiety and loss of concentration are symptoms. ...Read more

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How long do tranquilizer withdrawal symptoms normally last?

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How long do tranquilizer withdrawal symptoms normally  last?

Tranquilizers: That depends on the tranquilizer u r referring to. Could be antipsychotic, mood stabilizer, anxiolytic, hypnotic, sedative, etc. Please refer to specific drug name or class, & i will be more than happy to advise. ...Read more

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How long would nicotine withdrawal last?

Depends: I have seen patients who can just quit cold turkey, others may take days. ...Read more

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How much time do nifedipine withdrawal symptoms last?

How much time do nifedipine withdrawal symptoms last?

A few days: With these kinds of calcium channel blockers, it is not usually recommended that they be discontinued rapidly or at once. Tapering the dose down over a week can reduce the "rebound" symptoms - it is not truly a "withdrawal," in the usual sense. If stopped abruptly, I have seen symptoms go on for a week, but they are usually only noticeable for 3-4 days. ...Read more

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How long do the withdrawal symptoms from depacote last?

How long do the withdrawal symptoms from depacote last?

Depak ore: Typically there is not a withdrawal syndrome associated with the discontinuation of depakote. As the medication is used to treat such conditions as bipolar disorder, seizures, and headaches, and these conditions may recur or intensify with abrupt stopping of the drug, it is recommended to gradually lower the dose and stop in consultation with the prescribing physician. ...Read more

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How long do Xanax (alprazolam) withdrawal symptoms last?

How long do Xanax (alprazolam) withdrawal symptoms last?

Depends: Withdrawal symptoms indicate that physical dependence has developed. If tapered and stopped responsibly, there are no withdrawal symptoms -- usually another drug is substituted to withdraw from. If it is precipitous, withdrawal symptoms can last from about 7 to 14 days. But symptoms that alprazolam was treating can re-emerge. If addicted, cravings and a prolonged withdrawal syndrome may develop ...Read more

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How long will fatigue from nicotine withdrawal last?

3-7 days: If you are too uncomfortable to wait a couple of days for the symptoms to subside, you may use otc nicotine patches or gum to withdraw gradually. Be aware that a desire to smoke will occur from time to time long after nicotine withdrawal because smoking has been a habit. ...Read more

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How long do the withdrawal symptoms of paroxetine last?

How long do the withdrawal symptoms of paroxetine last?

Depends: Some people, for reasons that are not clear, are more sensitive to changes in serotonergic medications such as paroxetine (paxil) and suffer from discontinuation symptoms. In my experience, the way to manage this is to very slowly taper off the medication. Depending on the dose and duration of treatment, that can take many months (and often a lot of tab splitting and quartering). ...Read more

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How long do the withdrawal symptoms from zeldox/geodon last?

How long do the withdrawal symptoms from zeldox/geodon last?

Geodon (ziprasidone) withdrawal: Geodon (ziprasidone) is approved to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It's not addicting but to avoid symptoms of withdrawal your prescribing professional would probably taper you off Geodon (ziprasidone) even if changing you to a different medication. Either way you certainly shouldn't stop it cold turkey and it be done with your prescribing professional fully involved. ...Read more

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How long do withdrawal symptoms from Zoloft (sertraline) last?

How long do withdrawal symptoms from Zoloft (sertraline) last?

About 5 to 7 days: Half life is about a day. So on a dose of 50 mg , every day there will be 1/2 left from the day before. Other factors include age of patient, frequency and amount used. ...Read more

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How long do pain med withdrawal symptoms generally last for?

How long do pain med withdrawal symptoms generally last for?

See below: -5 days after short acting drugs two weeks or more after a long acting drug like suboxone. And that does not include paws (post acute withdrawal syndrome) which goes on for months characterized by depression, poor motivation, low energy and increased cravings. ...Read more

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How long do weed symptoms last?

How long do weed symptoms last?

Depends..: Most usually last hours but studies have reported evidence of cognitive impairment weeks after use of marijuana. Mood changes like depression and anxiety can continue indefinitely. There is risk of developing a life long disorder like schizophrenia. ...Read more

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Having bad withdrawal from tabaco, how long do these symptoms last?

Having bad withdrawal from tabaco, how long do these symptoms last?

Withdraw - tobacco: Stopping smoking involves a process of withdrawing. Some people find this more intense than other and the length of time varies but progress is daily. Focus on things outside yourself. Use gum or mints to replace the oral part of your habit. B complex can be used to boost your nutritional needs. Congratulations! you are on your way to a safer and healthier life for you and your loved ones. ...Read more

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How long can the withdrawal symptoms last for percocets?

Depends: Depends on how much you are taking before you stop taking anymore. If your taking a lot and stop, the withdrawal symptoms will be much more intense and longer than someone taking a very small amount. ...Read more

Nicotine Withdrawal/Cessation Of Smoking (Definition)

A condition in which a person experiences distressing physical symptoms after stopping use of nicotine, an addictive chemical (such as when quitting tobacco use, which contains nicotine). ...Read more


Nicotine (Definition)

Nicotine is a stimulant drug found in cigarettes and is the ...Read more