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Did Not Assist With Withdrawal Symptoms
5-HTP & Paroxetine (Paxil)
by Sleepdust
Citation:   Sleepdust. "Did Not Assist With Withdrawal Symptoms: An Experience with 5-HTP & Paroxetine (Paxil) (exp71864)". Jun 16, 2008.

100 mg oral Tryptophan - 5-HTP (pill / tablet)


After seven full days without Paxil (I took 40mg/day for five years), I couldn't stand the constant crying over nothing and the body shocks that are so well known by other people going through Paxil withdrawals, so I took 100 mg 5-HTP. After a couple of hours, I didn't notice any difference in my attitude, and my withdrawal symptoms were just as severe as before.

Exp Year: 2008ExpID: 71864
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Jun 16, 2008Views: 15,125
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Tryptophan - 5-HTP (196), Pharms - Paroxetine (148) : Medical Use (47), General (1), Unknown Context (20)

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