Entire Internet your's is the only success story about coming off zyprexa.
2012 put on Citalopram and diazepam for 3 months for "depression" after filling in a 3 minute form at the doctors, had a massive reaction with panic attacks and extreme anxiety,never suffered panic attacks or anxiety before citalopram.Told to quit cold turkey which led to two hospital admissions during 2012/2013December for 6 months Seroquel dosage adjusted up and down 50mg ,150mg ,100mg, caused severe tinnitus ,told to quit cold turkey2013 January for 12 months Lorazapam given to me like sweets,told to quit cold turkey2013 May Zoloft for 6 months ,told to quit cold turkey, reinstated 50mg tapered 2nd time over a month (to fast but I survived)messed up my sleepZyprexa April 2103 5mg until august 2014 ,dropped by doctor down to 2.5mg for one month went well but sleep was very poor for 3 weeksEnd of 2015 I had to reinstate back up to 5mg due to constant insomnia that wouldnt go away Started a slow taper and found an understanding doctor who listened to me while I reduced Try to excercise and supplement with magnesium and good probiotics I looked long and hard for success stories of people who came off Zyprexa cold Turkey successfully and was unable to. Hi Andy, I have tried to get off zyprexa several times now. Trilafon injection Immovan 3weekz Select one or more newsletters to continue.
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It brought me out of mania the first time I took it, I hope to never be without this med again, as of now. I had everything and it all resolved in time but you need to be patient and get on with life as best you can until it does My sleep still needs some work, sleeping 5 hours now, from zero sleep once I stopped taking zyprexa.So I wanted to start this thread to let anyone stopped zyprexa cold turkey or plans to stop cold turkey, that it can be done. ive been off it 9 months now but i feel really bad brain fog, short term memory loss and anhedonia. I am down to about 3.75 mgs of zyprexa and cant seem to get past that point wothout suffering severe crippling anxiety. Started with the less and got the severe and now it's a journey also itself for my health. My wife divorced me,I lost my job and my house but now rebuilding my life again TOPICS
Thanks on behalf of everyone trying to get clean of this wretched misery drug. New discussion First off thank you for this wonderful forum. I recovered from this drug; you can too! I'm ok as long as I don't go past that 3rd night. Are you completely med free right now? Took 5mgs for years and I was feeling great.
By PROFESSIONAL I’ve been on it for a little over 2 years and staying on 2.5MG for “maintenance”. I am also down to .5 mgs of ativan 2x daily. I am down to about 3.75 mgs of zyprexa and cant seem to get past that point wothout suffering severe crippling anxiety. I take 1200 of lithium daily. Believe me.
I can't remeber how long you will have to look at my previous posts,I don't think about it anymore 10 of May started Remeron 15 MG and started tapering Bromazepam again. Started tapering Bromazepam 6 days later reached up to 3 MG in 10 days and withdrawal.
“This medication, Zyprexa has helped me out a lot for my bipolar. Doesn’t laugh.
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Keeps my mood stable, no irritability, no heavy sinking terrible depression. Dec 2016 Risperidone 1 mg, Seroquel 25mg, Latuda 40mg Once you're taking this stuff there's no doubt: you ARE nuts! how do you feel cognition and memory wise? Well, that's about it, I wouldn't call mine a success story, just a post-traumatic happy ending where some decisions were correct and other decisions were totally stupid. Last reply did u smoke cigarettes at that time..and do you smoke now.. thxSo I wanted to write this update to let you all know how I'm doing.
I am now weaning off zyprexa and trying latuda. Took it at night and hour later needed to eat nonstop.
Pdoc asked to go 6 MG again. It would be great if you would update your signature. Andy, your story radiates hope and possibilities. 4 months is nothing give it time for body and brain to adjust back to normal Posted
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For me, my faith and family have been very key parts to helping me beat this drug.I also have to say that neuro night supplement helped me a lot for the sleep portion.. it may be a bit early for me tell you how good it's been for me, but being able to sleep again has been a true God send. Olanzapine niet gebruiken bij kinderen en adolescenten (< 18 jaar) vanwege een gebrek aan gegevens over veiligheid en werkzaamheid; vergeleken met volwassenen is een grotere mate van gewichtstoename en veranderingen in metabole parameters (nuchter totaal cholesterol, LDL-cholesterol, triglyceriden) en prolactinespiegel gemeld. Thank you for coming back to post a success story Andy. He had minor Bipolar.
I've always had mad munchies at night from the trazodone anyways, and am still not hungry till dinner anyways, so it isn't really causing me any weight gain. By No side effects, no dizziness, no anxiety, no AKATHISIA just drowsiness which I like for anxiety.” Last reply Slept exact 8hours with zyprexa. 2015- zoloft 3 months zyprexa 3 months lexapro 3 months xanax I take the missed dose & 24-36 hrs later I feel human again. The easiest way to lookup drug information, identify pills, check interactions and set up your own personal medication records. Congratulations Andy!!!!