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I want to stop taking the chronic medication I currently take for depression as I feel this is no longer needed. I have tried just stopping, but get headaches, sweats when I do. What would be the best way to slowly leave the medication?

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Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine
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In brief: Weaned

You have to be weaned from the medication.
Easy to do but you should be under the supervision of your doctor. So call the prescribing doctor and tell him what you want to do. Have the doctor direct you and supervise

In brief: Weaned

You have to be weaned from the medication.
Easy to do but you should be under the supervision of your doctor. So call the prescribing doctor and tell him what you want to do. Have the doctor direct you and supervise
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