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What are the side effects of stopping Lexapro (escitalopram) without weaning?

What are the side effects of stopping Lexapro (escitalopram) without weaning?

See below: Abrupt discontinuation can cause irritable mood, agitation, dizziness, paresthesias such as electric shock sensations, anxiety, confusion, headache, lethargy, and insomnia. ...Read more

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What are the withdrawal side effects of Paxil (paroxetine) weaning?

What are the withdrawal side effects of Paxil (paroxetine) weaning?

There are many.: Discontinuation side effects from Paxil (paroxetine) can range from mild anxiety and mood swings to severe agitation, panic attacks, confusion, dizziness and hallucinations as well as flu-like symptoms. It is recommended to proceed slowly and under the care of a specialist. ...Read more

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What are the effects of stopping concerta without weaning off ?

None that are seriou: When one stops concerta, one no longer gets the therapeutic benefit. If it was taken as prescribed, there should be no withdrawal syndrome. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of switching from Lexapro (escitalopram) to zoloft?

What are the side effects of switching from Lexapro (escitalopram) to zoloft?

None: There should be no side effects caused by the switch per se. Since each person has different sensitivities, you may experience a side effect on zoloft you did not experience on lexapro, (escitalopram) where someone else experiences side effects on Lexapro (escitalopram) but not on zoloft. Usually side effects to these drugs are mild and transitory. Talk to your doctor about any discomfort you experience. ...Read more

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What are the side-effects of stopping lamotrigine abruptly?

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What are the side-effects of stopping lamotrigine abruptly?

Withdrawal symptoms: and adverse side effects: seizure, anger, dizziness and headaches. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of stopping prednisone?

What are the side effects of stopping prednisone?

May need taper: As steroids may cause suppression of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, withdrawal and discontinuation of a corticosteroid, such as prednisone, should be done slowly and carefully to prevent adrenal insufficiency. ...Read more

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What are the common side effects of taking celexa (citalopram)?

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What are the common side effects of taking celexa (citalopram)?

Celexa (citalopram): Common ones are headaches, nausea, upset stomach, loose stools, insomnia, anxiety, most of which are temporary & dose-related. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of Paxil (paroxetine) for pms?

What are the side effects of Paxil (paroxetine) for pms?

Varied: If Paxil (paroxetine) is only used during the latter stages of each cycle, the side effects tend to nausea and fatigue. If taken on a consistent basis, more common side effects are weight gain and sexual side effects. If these occur, zoloft may be a better option. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking Paxil (paroxetine) for hot falshes?

What are the side effects of taking Paxil (paroxetine) for hot falshes?

SSRI side effects: Paxil (paroxetine) is a typical selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor. Side effects are typically stomach upset, nausea, diarhea. These are ususally temporary as people get used to them. Some decreased libido and delayed orgasm is also common. Paxil (paroxetine) has more withdrawal symptoms of dizziness if a day is missed. Also there are several drug interactions that are not true of other ssri. ...Read more

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What are the immediate side effects of zoloft (sertraline)?

What are the immediate side effects of zoloft (sertraline)?

Variable: Maybe none. Some people can get a little sedated. Other common side effects include nausea, headache, insomnia, diarrhea or constipation, tremor, decreased appetite, increased anxiety, or decrease in libido or other sexual side effects. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of withdrawal from seroquel (quetiapine)?

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What are the side effects of withdrawal from seroquel (quetiapine)?

Seroquel (quetiapine): Main after effects would be insomnia and recurrence of original symptoms. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking diazepam?

What are the side effects of taking diazepam?

It depends : On how regularly you use. Sedation if you use irregulaly. Physical dependency if you use too regularly. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of methadone tapering?

What are the side effects of methadone tapering?

Opiate withdrawal: Methadone is a long acting opiate and even when tapered slowly, you can expect some discomfort .Anxiety, insomnia, low mood, feeling cold, loose stools are common. Symptoms of withdrawal are more difficult the lower the dose, and can last weeks ...Read more

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What are the side effects for abrupt discontinuation of medicine?

Depends on the med: Some medications can be safely discontinued without a taper, others require a gradual reduction to avoid side effects. The side effects can be mild to severe, and are dependent upon the medication. Review your medications with your pharmacist or physician; they can safely advise you on the best way to stop your medicine. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking risperidone?

What are the side effects of taking risperidone?

Many potential side : As with any medication there are many potential side effects. It is important to weigh risk vs benefit. it can be sedating for some people at least initially. Weight gain and metabolic problems are common. Muscle spasms, tremors, and other movement disorders and many other problems can occur. Please talk to your doctor and let them know all medications you are taking as some may have interactions ...Read more

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What are the side effects of paroxetine medication?

See below: Mild to moderate sedation, nausea, headahces though these tend to go away. Sexual side effects including reduced libido and delayed ejaculation do not tend to go away. Decreased sense of hunger and mild weight gain tends not to go away if present. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking zolpidem?

What are the side effects of taking zolpidem?

Many: Zolpidem or Ambien (zolpidem) is a short acting sleeping med which often doesn't make someone tired. So you need to go to bed right after taking. People have fallen going for a walk waiting for it to take effect. Sleep walking, eating at night and amnesia is more common than realized. If you don't go to bed, after an hour or so it won't work. I see tolerance and insomnia on stopping which can last days. ...Read more

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What are the common side-effects of discontinuing celexa (citalopram)?

What are the common side-effects of discontinuing celexa (citalopram)?

Ssri withdrawal: You may experience headache, dizziness , tremor, worsening of depression, anxiety aggresiveness, insomnia to name a few. It is wise to never abruptly stop medications like Celexa (citalopram) they have to be slowly decresed and monitored. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of zoloft (sertraline)?

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What are the side effects of zoloft (sertraline)?

Zoloft (sertraline): Sertraline is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor type of antidepressant, used to treat depression & anxiety disorders. Some adverse effects include nausea, headaches, irritability & occasionally weight changes. It is advised to be taken with food. ...Read more

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What are the side effects from weening off of propranolol 160mg?

What are the side effects from weening off of propranolol 160mg?

Varies: This is dependent upon the problem which merited the treatment with a beta blocking drug. If one has dysautonomia, hyperthyroidism, cardiac arrhythmias or vasodepressor syncope, ones heart rate might become abnormally high, arrhythmias might return or syncope (fainting) might recur. Before tapering off a beta blocker, one should check with ones doctor to discuss it. ...Read more

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