If withdrawal symptoms
occurred during the first four-to-six days, the dosage of vitamin C was increased.
Though normal nursery care is provided to these infants for comfort from withdrawal symptoms
, there has been little empirical research of nursing interventions to decrease withdrawal symptoms
in these infants (D'Apolito, 1999).
The authors report that they are the first to develop a withdrawal symptoms
assessment tool for critically ill children on the basis of the underlying empirical structure of symptom co-occurrence and experts' ratings.
A European report of a baby exposed to the SNRI venlafaxine (Effexor) in late pregnancy, whose symptoms resolved after receiving a small dose of the drug, strengthened the concept that this might be a beneficial approach to treating neonatal withdrawal symptoms
As use of antidepressants and similar drugs for relief of hot flashes increases, efforts to improve awareness of how to manage discontinuation and withdrawal symptoms
among a wide range of health care providers will become increasingly important.
Using greater amounts of marijuana, meeting criteria for abuse or dependence, and a history of chronic use (>10 years) increase the risk of developing clinically significant withdrawal symptoms
However, most of the 13 other people who had quit smoking had experienced typically tough withdrawal symptoms
A longer period of time before withdrawal symptoms
develop will occur with some of the synthetic opiates, and where methadone detoxification is intended (at a maintenance dose of 30 mg/day of methadone), the time before significant withdrawal symptoms
may be as long as 24-36 hours.
Nicotine withdrawal symptoms
include irritability, craving, cognitive and attention deficits, sleep disturbances, and increased appetite.
When I was fired, after practically 20 years' immersion in so-called addictive sexual imagery, I experienced no withdrawal symptoms
, and I have had no subsequent cravings for smut.
Moreover, blocking the effects of the endorphins could lead to withdrawal symptoms
At the inquest concerns were raised that when he had been taken off the drug in 2003, he had experienced possible manic withdrawal symptoms
associated with the controversial anti-depressant.