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How to withdraw Lonazep?

I have been taking LOnazep 0.5 every night for the past 4 years. I used to have anxiety problems when i went to bed that is why i was prescribed Lonazep. Now I am a graduate Engineer and I want to leave Lonazep and sleep naturally but whenever i Dont take Lonazep I am not able to sleep. Please help.
Mon, 6 Oct 2014
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You can reduce the dosage of Lorazepam 0.5 mg to 0.25 mg and even skip the dose in between this is the method you can adopt, if this fails then you need to see the psychiatrist, take care.
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