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Doctor insights on: Thyroid Med Withdrawal Symptoms

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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

Dr. Stuart Wasser
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Withdrawal Symptoms (Definition)

Withdrawal symptoms is a set of predictable symptoms that occur upon discontinuation of an addictive substance after regular ...Read more


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I barely had any withdrawal symptoms from any med I ever took, however I've read/heard horror stories about Mirtazapine's wd symptoms. Should I worry?

I barely had any withdrawal symptoms from any med I ever took, however I've read/heard horror stories about Mirtazapine's wd symptoms. Should I worry?

No likely worry but: There is no likely worry about coming off mirtazapine. Preferable to do it with the collaboration of the physician who prescribed. You do not say what dose. I encourage not stopping suddenly, taper off reducing the dose every 10-14 days. If prescribed for depression watch for recurring signs which you had when it was started. Some people have difficulty stopping but not typical withdrawal. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of taking phentermine (37.5 mg) for 4+ months? What are the expected withdrawal symptoms when the med. Is stopped?

See below: When used as directed, there should be no withdrawal. Any tendency got high blood pressure is offset by weight loss but some people feel racy our agitated. ...Read more

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I have been on Paxil (paroxetine) for 6 days 10 mg. Its causing un wanted sexual side effects. Im stopping the med. It shouldnt cause withdrawal symptoms should it?

I have been on Paxil (paroxetine) for 6 days 10 mg. Its causing un wanted sexual side effects. Im stopping the med. It shouldnt cause withdrawal symptoms should it?

Talk to your dr: Unfortunately, this seems to be a difficult side effect. However before you just stop, talk with your dr. And see if he/she has other ideas to counter this side effect. Depression itself often is accompanied by lack of libido and other sexual side effects. ...Read more

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Why does my heart rate jump really high simply from turning in my bed. Possible psych med withdrawal symptoms.Getbetter quick? No relax for sleep.Air

Why does my heart rate jump really high simply from turning in my bed. Possible psych med withdrawal symptoms.Getbetter quick?  No relax for sleep.Air

Nocturnal pounding: There are many reaaons why one could have such an elevated arousal level whether during night or day. There are effective treatments including specific therapy and medication iinterventions, depending on the type of disorder, e.g. Anxiety disorders. As you mention drug withdrawl, i suspect there may be more going on in your picture...Stop illicit drug use. Seek professional evaluation and help. ...Read more

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Why does Celexa 10 mg make you drowsy throughout the day and causes nasal congestion. My doctor recently stopped med. after taking for 3 weeks. How long to expect withdrawal symptoms.

Why does Celexa 10 mg make you drowsy throughout the day and causes nasal congestion. My doctor recently stopped med. after taking for 3 weeks. How long to expect withdrawal symptoms.

SSRI: it is SSRI which means that it increases serotonin level which has tranquilizing effect so makes you drowsy. any medicine can cause any symptom. in your case it is causing nasal congestion. Withdrawal sxs if any may not last more than 4 days ...Read more

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Withdrawal symptoms of cdp/amitrip 10.25 mg?

How much & how long?: A single pill, once daily, will not likely cause withdrawal, but could cause insomnia for a few nights. Two, three, or more pills daily and withdrawal will have two parts: 1) anxiety, restlessnes, insomnia, maybe sweating & tremor; 2) nausea, loose stools, drooling, perhaps vomiting, abdominal cramps, diarrhea. Your doctor can help you devise a tapering plan that is comfortable and safe. ...Read more

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What is a way to address withdrawal symptoms?

Depends on the cause: Different drugs are associated with different types of withdrawal. And how dangerous the symptoms are can vary quite a bit. Withdrawal from certain sedative or hypnotic drugs (downers) can be associated with seizures. Opiate withdrawal, while terribly painful, is actually less medically serious. Alcohol withdrawal is similar to sedative withdrawal and can be associated with seizures. ...Read more

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What are the possible withdrawal symptoms of not watching television and going online?

Nothing serious: I've never heard of any hazards from stopping tv and computer use. You might feel bored or restless at first, since your habit is to kill time in front of the screen. But you'll very likely get over it quickly and find other things to do. Try it and see what happens. ...Read more

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Could it be actually possible to suffer from withdrawal symptoms from not seeing someone?

Could it be actually possible to suffer from withdrawal symptoms from not seeing someone?

YES: Unrequited love is a good example. Pathological mourning is another. Depression from the death of a pet can be relieved by a new puppy. This, even though relationship is not considered an addicition. ...Read more

Dr. Scott Keith
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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more