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I was being treated by a physiatrist and prescribed valium

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I was being treated by a physiatrist and prescribed valium anxiety 40 mg daily. I am a recovering alcoholic (he knew this) and this dr. keep me on this med for nearly a year. Now my new physiatrist wants me off of it. I have become addicted to it and going thru hell and this will take a months detox off this drug. It has also affected my desire to drink again. Help
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 4 months ago.

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Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I was being treated by a physiatrist and prescribed valium anxiety 40 mg daily. I am a recovering alcoholic (he knew this) and this dr. keep me on this med for nearly a year. Now my new physiatrist wants me off of it. I have become addicted to it and going thru hell and this will take a months detoxoff this drug. It has also affected my desire to drink again. Help
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 4 months ago.

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