This study indicates the frequency of withdrawal syndrome after antidepressant or benzodiazepine cold turkey.   Experiments in cold turkey are considered unethical because cold turkey is so thoroughly regarded as harmful. Therefore, observations need to be based on accidental cold turkey.   In the study, out of 34 women who quit abruptly • 26 (70%) reported physical and psychological adverse effects • 11 (30%) reported suicidal ideation "because of 'unbearable' symptoms," and 4 were hospit