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How can I reduce my withdrawal symptoms when I stop taking hydrocodone?

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
4 doctors agree

In brief: Wean dose

I suggest not stopping "cold turkey".
Wean the dose over several weeks.

In brief: Wean dose

I suggest not stopping "cold turkey".
Wean the dose over several weeks.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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Dr. Michael Gofeld
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Clonidine

Small dose of Clonidine 0.
1 mg up to 3 times per day will reduce agitation, hot flushes and sweating.

In brief: Clonidine

Small dose of Clonidine 0.
1 mg up to 3 times per day will reduce agitation, hot flushes and sweating.
Dr. Michael Gofeld
Dr. Michael Gofeld
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Dr. Neetu Ahluwalia
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Supportive Drugs

There are a variety of medications that can help with withdrawl symptoms such as Zofran (ondansetron) for nausea and Clonidine for agitation/irriation.

In brief: Supportive Drugs

There are a variety of medications that can help with withdrawl symptoms such as Zofran (ondansetron) for nausea and Clonidine for agitation/irriation.
Dr. Neetu Ahluwalia
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