Clonazepam Withdrawal and Tapering Help
"Point Of Return has given me my life back! - Christina (Clonazepam)
Are yo searching for the best way to get off Clonazepam, how to wean off Clonazepam, or how to taper off Clonazepam? Clonazepam has a high risk of overdose, particularly when combined with other sedatives, pain relievers and many over-the-counter aids. If Clonazepam is tapered too rapidly, the withdrawals can be life-threatening and extremely painful. Like all Benzodiazepines, Clonazepam can cause insomnia, fear, anxiety, muscle tightness and high blood pressure. It is essential to calm the nervous system throughout the process but at Point of Return we take a natural approach. Please do not attempt to taper without expert guidance. Contact our NonProfit to taper off of Clonazepam.
The Point of Return Program is an in-home tapering program that allows you to gradually lessen the amount of Clonazepam while also implementing the use of all-natural, calming nutraceuticals to help ease symptoms. We eliminate Interaction items to help make Clonazepam withdrawal more comfortable. Our physician recommended schedules allow your doctor to taper you off Clonazepam correctly. The success of our program over the past 15 years is due to our unmatched service and unique mentoring approach. We are the Prescription Drug Experts. Clonazepam is dangerous to abruptly or rapidly stop and our program is a proven, viable, low-cost option to continue living your life while tapering. Read program FAQ's
We are prescription drug experts that specialize Benzodiazepine withdrawals.
Imagine being Free of Clonazepam Addiction
- Skilled Experts guiding you throughout the process
- Assessment at the onset to determine a gameplan (a $400 value)
- *Nutraceuticals specially formulated to help ease Clonazepam withdrwal symptoms, these are utilized throughout the whole process
- Unlike herbs and many vitamins, our nutraceuticals will not interact with any medications
- 24/7 discussion board with encouraging members and knowledgeable mentors
- Recommendations for addressing symptoms
- Experienced team of committed experts with 15 years experience
Every person at Point of Return has a personal story with these drugs. You are never alone in the process.
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At Point of Return, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, we have spent the last 15 years helping people taper off Clonazepam correctly. With customized taper rates and all natural nutraceuticals, our program allows you to come off Clonazepam, once and for all, from the comfort of your home. Read program FAQs.
" This experience has left me humbled and oh so grateful to be alive. It's like being reborn. Everything seems new and the simplest things are joyous. Please let the Point of Return program work for you. It is a slow, gentle reduction from drugs, and will provide you with the tools you need to succeed." - Liz (Oklahoma, USA) Klonopin more...
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Clonazepam history and info
Clonazepam is a benzodiazepine that has muscle relaxant, sedative, anticonvulsant and hypnotic properties. Clonazepam is considered a ‘highly potent’ benzodiazepine with a rapid onset of action meaning that it reaches peak blood levels in one to four hours after oral administration, but leaves the body in 18-60 hours.
One-third of Clonazepam patients will develop tolerance to the drug in 2-4 weeks and will suffer from the Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Syndrome, a grouping of extremely painful symptoms that can last many months. Even after short-term use (7-14 days) Clonazepam can prove to be too challenging to just stop. Contact Us if you need help to taper Clonazepam or have questions.
Clonazepam was initially patented in 1964 and in 1975 the FDA approved Clonazepam under the trade name Klonopin, as a treatment for epilepsy. Unfortunately it has become one of the nations most abused drugs after painkillers and was implicated in the cocktail of medications that killed Margaux Hemingway, Don Simpson (movie producer), Foster Wallace (writer) and Anna Nicole Smith. Although Clonazepam is often prescribed for long-term use, the FDA cautioned that the drug’s effectiveness for more than 9 weeks was not studied in well-controlled clinical trials.
Stevie Nicks (rock singer) has been vocal about how her psychiatrist prescribed Clonazepam for her to escape cocaine addiction. Nicks has described her 45-day hospital detox from Clonazepam stating, "Somebody opened up a door and pushed me into hell." It took years for her to heal from the effects of Clonazepam. Today hospital emergency room visits for benzodiazepine abuse dwarf illegal drugs by more than three to one.
Clonazepam is a chlorinated derivative of nitrazepam and binds to the glial cell membranes to a high affinity. Glial cells provide support and nutrition, maintain homeostatis, form myelin (which protects the nerve endings) and participate in signal transmission in the nervous system. In the human brain, glials are estimated to outnumber nerve cells by a ratio of 10 to 1. Glials are considered the glue of the nervous system, surrounding nerve cells to hold them in place, but also supplying oxygen and nutrients to nerve cells. This explains why the Clonazepam side effects and Clonazepam Withdrawal Symptoms are so widespread throughout the body.
According to the U.S. Center for Disease Control, all benzodiazepines, including (Clonazepam) Klonopin, do not mix well with narcotic painkillers and can cause breathing difficulties that can be fatal.
*While great care has been taken in organizing and presenting the material throughout this website, please note that it is provided for informational purposes only and should not be taken as Medical Advice.
*The statements on this website have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The products and labels mentioned / sold are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or illness.
* Testimonial results may vary person to person.
*The program outlined in Point of Return is not meant to substitute your doctor, instead it is to be utilized with your physician to help you with your drug withdrawal process and with his or her consent.
*Because prescription medications can cause severe withdrawal reactions, do not stop taking any medication without first consulting your physician. The decision to taper any medication should be discussed with your doctor and done with their consent and support. More...