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Old 05-22-2017, 10:03 PM  
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Originally Posted by Johnsonsyard View Post
Hi been taking diazepam for over 3 years . 2mg at night for muscle spasm and decided to try to cone off it as I don't think it's doing me any good. I feel very hyped up restless and anxious tinnitus worse and pain worse after reducing by half over last week. Can anyone advise what I should be doing and what to expect ? What s going on? Many thanks any comment really appreciated .

Even at the low dose you are taking; benzos need to be lowered gradually; possibly cutting in half.

I take Diazepam daily for the past few years primarily for muscle spasms too, but at a higher dose than you. When I reduce, the spasms worsen so I continue taking the Diazepam (Vallium). It really has helped me.

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