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    Old 03-05-2012, 11:35 AM   #1
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    Quit Ativan cold turkey

    Anyone have any luck quitting ativan cold turkey? I have been taking 1mg nightly for sleep and my dr told me to just quit.

     
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    Old 03-05-2012, 03:00 PM   #2
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    Re: Quit Ativan cold turkey

    1mg isnt very much BUT... if it were me, I would still do a taper because it is a benzo. There are different ways. Cutting the tablet and taking 3/4's for a week or two etc. OR taking them every other day, then third day. With a benzo, slow is always best so you dont get into trouble. Some probably could do it cold turkey, but some cant. I guess if it was me, I would start slow. Just INHO

     
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