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How to wean off ativan

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Dr. Preeti Parakh MD

and another one at 7pm as i was feeling still like i needed. I desperately want to wean off ativan but i dont ...hi i need help with ativan withdrawal. I have taken 0.5 for one week and on friday went... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Preeti Parakh ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Srikanth Reddy MD

I have been weaning off Remeron and am down to 1.75 mg for the past 10 days. I have not stabilized on that dose and just found out that the .5 ativan that I have been taking three time a day could also ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Srikanth Reddy ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

HOW CAN ATIVAN BE EVENTUALLY ELIMINATED AS A SOLUTION TO ANXIETY ? ... View answer

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Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

I was put on ativan Monday evening, they injected me with 2mg at the ER. They sent me home ... and 1 mg in the evening. Today I took .5 in the morning and .5 in the afternoon. How do I taper off from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shubham Mehta ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Alok Sinha MD

I am addicted to ativan . I cannot function because of 19 years of high dosage use...like lots. Now I sometimes am out of them and those few days are hard as hell lll ll. how do I get a doctor ... View answer

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Dr. Emansaadahmed MD

I have been taking Ativan, 0.25 for several months at bedtime for anxiety and sleep - because of muscle weakness, tiredness and worsening depression, headache, I want to stop this medication. To wean ... View answer

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Mymdoctor wants to wean me from Ativan 0.5mg each night. Is it true there isn t anything smaller ...? Anynsuggestions and how slowly,the taper should be. I have been on Ativan for 11 years... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale MD

How do you use Ativan while getting off klonipin? My husband was on it for 2.4 years at an ending dose of 0.5mg every night. Our psych doc took him off 4 weeks ago and told him to Ativan 1mg twice ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  B. N. VADIRAJA MD

have been on klonopin for almost 15 years. Should I be weaning off the klonopin while taking the Ativan? ...My doctor switched me from taking 4 mg of klonopin to 4 mg of Ativan. He said there does not... View answer

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Dr. Purva Patel MD

hi i am on ativan it was 5 mgs ive taken it down to 2mgs daily and plan to quit taking,Im also ... because of the holiday I wasnt able to pick up my scripts, so I took ativan 3 at a time visteril 3 25 mgs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Purva Patel ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Prasad MD

It depends on the dose and duration. However for all practical purpose all drug withdrawal and switch should be done under strict medical supervision. If you been on low dose say 1 mg for fairly short period, your doctor...