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What happens when a person suddenly stops taking nefazodone?
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Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry
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In brief: Depends on dose
Usually nothing happens.
There maybe some mild withdrawal sx but more than likely not much but maybe poor sleep. The main problem is stopping a med and having relapse of the anxiety and depression that it is treating. If you are only getting a partial response, sudden stopping can be worse than if the depression and anxiety are all better. If stopping discuss with your prescriber to prepare.

In brief: Depends on dose
Usually nothing happens.
There maybe some mild withdrawal sx but more than likely not much but maybe poor sleep. The main problem is stopping a med and having relapse of the anxiety and depression that it is treating. If you are only getting a partial response, sudden stopping can be worse than if the depression and anxiety are all better. If stopping discuss with your prescriber to prepare.
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