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I am taking Prodep 20 mg from 2 years. Now, I want to taper the dose and slowly stop it. Want to come down to 10mg for a month. My health is fine now. Pl advise.
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Dr. Antara Gupta Aligarh | Psychiatrist
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Start tapering by taking 10mg and 20 mg on alternate  days for 6 weeks and then 10mg daily for another 6 weeks watching for any return of symptoms. Though You should do so under guidance of a psychiatrist near you.
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Hi, if you are doing fine take psychiatrist opinion before tapering it ,needs consider your psychiatric problem in detail, most probably we can taper and stop for the provided information.
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