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Posted on Fri, 3 Jun 2016 in General Health
Question: This is my 4th email to you. Starting on mar.1 my dr. tapered me down from 120mg. of cymbalta to 60mg. She also tapered me down from 40mg. of diazepam to 8mg. 4 times a day..I have to see her on apr. 6th. can I go down 60mg. this time leaving me with 30mg. to go. And also how low to I have to go to start on the serax. Please advise. my name is XXXX I plan on referring to you until my meds have been changed. thank you. You give me hope and trust.
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Answered by Dr. Chintan Solanki 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
please clarify your medicines

Detailed Answer:
Hi XXXXX,

Thanks for writing back. I cannot get it what doses of medicines are you taking right now?

You are taking cymbalta at present in which dose, 120 mg or 60 mg or 30 mg?

I also want to know how are you taking diazepam and in which dose?

I recommend reducing diazepam first up to 10 mg and then starting serax.

I will happy to guide you further after your response.

Regards,
Dr.Chintan Solanki.

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