DR ANDERSEN - They messed up my account so I am back under gemprincess1
my Lorazapem issues----
Q1-I think what I had wasn't allergies yesterday was it sinus problem. plse confirm by symptoms: on left side only. nasal passages clogged, temples hurt, throat glands sore Took ponaris nasal emollient and by today resolved. They said yesterday low pollen and today high. Asymptomatic today. Back to MONDAY (day 4)- 1.still having chills around 6:30pm before 7pm pill 2.slept: 6 hrs total
woke midnight - medium SHAKING then ok
Q2- Is shaking from residual effects of ORAL ATIVAN
Q3- by slowing down the taper, will they subside?
My doctor wanted me to make another cut this week and change me to another drug. I have lost complete faith and will stick to your help at this site.
midnight readings 127/92 p88 125/94 p76, 125/94 p78
Q4- put ice on arm- weird 133/122 p 67 was that bad idea????
1am took pill 1:15am 117/91 p65, 1:26am 11/90 67 114/91 68
Interval dosage time -4:45am BAD SHAKES (but not like before) - woke up from dream about them?
- drank hot liquid , not congested, just sneezing sweaty, 4:45am 112/88 p 85 5am 116/88 p78 7:30am after pill 113/94 p72 8am 109/86 p68 10am feel anxious 131/87 p 60
Q6- how does one relieve spikes in bp ? is it in thru breathing -- in thru mouth and out thru nose --or visa versa
Q7- Does warm wash cloth - help or hurt which of these- spikes in blood pressure, chills, anxiety, high pulse, shakes
q8 any suggestions how to relieve shakes when they come?
q9- It is tues and NOTready for additional withdrawals for tapering on friday. Should I wait a week.
q10- will thes shakes AT NIGHT remain or subside if I keep the dosage as is?
NOW I am on Lorazapem @ 7am .25mg/1pm .25mg
7pm .25mg 1am .50mg.
q11-will each additional cut be more difficult? Was my rough time because of oral Ativan or that each cut should be less from now on...not .25mg? What are your thoughts.
q12- tarted taper on fri ju 22 it is tues ju 26...(DAY4)will I have more tough times this week ahead????
I will not forget to compensate you generously ever. I need this ongoing help and think your knowledge and skill subset is extraordinary. I keep shooting all these questions because I trust you review all thoroughly and really give me the best advice. Thanks Margo