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How long does it take to safely detox from benzodiazepines? After eight years of using them, i was told i could get off in 10 days.

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Dr. Walter Husar
Neurology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Depends

Really depends on the daily dose .
.. Probably will take longer than 10 days.

In brief: Depends

Really depends on the daily dose .
.. Probably will take longer than 10 days.
Dr. Walter Husar
Dr. Walter Husar
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
OH, yes a lot, lot longer than 10 days after 8 years of use.
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depends on dosage

You are taking. If it is a low dose it may work ok but if high dose 10 days sounds too fast after 8 years.

In brief: Depends on dosage

You are taking. If it is a low dose it may work ok but if high dose 10 days sounds too fast after 8 years.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
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Dr. Dwarka Rathi
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Yes

Can be done under a physician guidance will depend upon what dose you start with.

In brief: Yes

Can be done under a physician guidance will depend upon what dose you start with.
Dr. Dwarka Rathi
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