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I have been taking .25 Ativan to sleep for seven months, due…

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I have been taking .25 Ativan to sleep for seven months, due to taking Levaquin, which brought on terrible anxiety and many other symtoms which were horrific. I feel I am hurting my Gaba transmitters more. Will my original levaquin symptoms return after ativan is discontinued? What is the best way to discontinue? I am a mental wreck over all of this. Thank you.
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Dr. Kaushik
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Do you want to know how you can come off Ativan without getting withdrawal symptoms and whether coming off Ativan will once again allow insomnia to develop ?
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
how to come off........is this unsafe? Also, will I have the horrific anxiety again that Levaquin did to me?
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