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Kewlbeanz posted a topic in Introductions and updatesHi. I thought I would introduce myself. I am a 40 year old mother of 3 and have been on citalopram and lexapro for a combined 19 years. I've tapered before to get pregnant in the past. Those times were hell because I tapered way too fast. This time I plan to do the 10% a month taper and adjust as need be. I want to do it the right way. I've been preparing myself by exercising consistently and eating healthier. I tapered of klonopin and have been off it for a year. I didn't do the 10%a month taper with that. I cut my pills in 4ths and reduce a quarter a month at a time. It wasn't fun but I am g
jolena posted a topic in Introductions and updatesI am using Paxil for 19 years now and decided together with my doctor to bring the dose down and eventually stop altogether. Everything is stable in my life, and the summer is coming in Alaska. I went from 60mg to 40mg in a few months, but I experience flu like symptoms now. After looking on the web I found this site with success stories about slowly tapering. I am going up to 50mg now and as soon as I am stable will start tapering.