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I recently stopped taking chlordiazepoxide spasms after

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I recently stopped taking chlordiazepoxide for stomach spasms after taking it for many years. My insurance company stopped carrying it.
I have been experiencing severe anxiety and not sleeping well
Any suggestions?
How long will the symptoms last?
Thanks
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 9 months ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

That is a long acting benzodiazepine.

Withdrawal symptoms may last for several days 2-3 weeks on average.

You can try a muscle relaxant like flexeril and an anti spasmodic Buspirone by prescription daily as needed.

Thesem edications should be covered by your insurance.
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