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Re: benzodiazepine withdrawal Elizabeth

Posted by Mitch on May 30, 2001, at 1:37:19

In reply to Re: benzodiazepine withdrawal jodsteroo, posted by Elizabeth on May 29, 2001, at 21:04:32

> You might try switching to Tranxene (clorazepate), a very long-acting benzo. Tapering off Tranxene would likely be easier. Another strategy that has sometimes helped people get off of benzos is to take an anticonvulsant like Neurontin, Depakote, or Tegretol.
> -elizabeth


I have noticed that I can *swap* roughly .5mg of Klonopin with 125mg of Depakote or 100mg of Neurontin. It takes a few days... I am now down to .5mg (two half-tabs)of Klonopin daily, sleeping plenty/easily. I wonder also if Gabitril (at low doses-for those who can tolerate it) would also work??





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