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I'm not ready to go cold turkey yet, what can I try to bridge the gap?

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Dr. Jeff Blixt
Addiction Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Cold turkey from wha

Im not sure what substance your are refering too?

In brief: Cold turkey from wha

Im not sure what substance your are refering too?
Dr. Jeff Blixt
Dr. Jeff Blixt
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
Addiction Medicine

In brief: From what????

Cold turkey from some drugs, especially high dose alcohol and/or tranquillizers (benzodiazepines) can be dangerous and result in seizures, delirium and very elevated blood pressure which can be dangerous.
Withdrawal from opioids, while not as dangerous in healthier people, is very painful and can have dangerous consequences in people with underlying heart problems etc. Please see an addiction md.

In brief: From what????

Cold turkey from some drugs, especially high dose alcohol and/or tranquillizers (benzodiazepines) can be dangerous and result in seizures, delirium and very elevated blood pressure which can be dangerous.
Withdrawal from opioids, while not as dangerous in healthier people, is very painful and can have dangerous consequences in people with underlying heart problems etc. Please see an addiction md.
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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