In the previous post titled “Could new addiction medications replace mutual-help groups?” I stated that ceasing antidepressants without medical supervision could result in seizures and blood pressure spikes.  That was an editing error that related to a different class of drug.  The danger in sudden cessation of antidepressants is the likelihood of severe rebound into profound depression that can result in self-harm.

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About Bill

Birder, cat-lover, pilot, poet. Former lounge lizard, pauper, pagan, lifeguard, chauffeur,cop and martial artist, turned pacifist addiction writer. Tries to be a good husband, father and brother, and makes a decent friend. Likes to take pictures. Stumbling down the Middle Path, one day at a time.

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