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i am on day eleven with no subs and just now seen about l tyrosine went and got some and took 1000 mg is that enough and i still can not stop the sweats any advice? please
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I have been taking 1,000 mg of L-Tryosine 3 times a day since the beginning of my detox 3 days ago.  I does wonderful things.  Good for you for 11 days.  I am on the dreaded day three and feeling miserable and have yet to sleep more than two hours a day.  Clonidine-if you can get a script for it helps me with the sweats a bit-it definitely curbs them.  Good luck(:
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do you think it will have bad side effects since i am on day 10 sorry not eleven but i ok except the sweats and have to go to work on thursday morning do you think my phyc dr would call it in for me he called in valium already?
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Hey sportgirl.....welcome...I'm sorry to tell u but the sweats r ur body getting rid of the toxins from the drugs....I was drenched due to withdrawals but I was thankful bc it meant that nasty ____ was leaving my body...so hang in there it gets so much better....
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so there is nothing to do but sweat it out this ***** i feel good today but the sweating is gross and i have to go back to work on thursday been off two weeks  and thanks so you are saying the clondine wont work for sweats
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The L-tyrosine comes from a health food store over the counter-they may have it in pharmacies though.  I've been taking it since the beginning and it really helps mentally.  If you have a doc phoning in scrips I would suggest asking for clonidine-I am still freezing but it helps with the sweats.  If you are going to go to the health store grab some B6 and B12 vitamins, potassium, and magnesium-they all help with mental function if you have to go back to work.  Take care of yourself.  Hugs.
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thanks so much just worried bout the side effects but i can not quit sweasting you would think i would of sweated it all out being day ten hugs back
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Hey sweatgirl...we r all different...and that was the last thing to leave me...I thought what the he!!...... Is it ever gonna stop...but I went cold turkey even though I had the clonidine I didn't use it the one they gave me in er bottomed my blood pressure out and I thought I was gonna die from that even though they said I wouldn't I was scared how it made me feel...so I just toughest it out....I thought it would never leave me...but funny thing I was glad to see it I hadn't sweated in so long and didn't even realize it...so I just looked at is as wow my body is healing...best wishes....TLC...
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the funny thing with me was that I was having the night sweats the worst when I was still on the opiates.  I am sweating a bit but mainly I'm freezing.  It is 4 degrees and raining outside and I am wearing longjohns, flannel pajamas, wooly socks, and a cashmere scarf-if I could find my toque I would wear that too(:  I wish I would sweat this poison out of my body!  Try a hot shower and then blast it cold and finish luke warm.  It may help(:
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day 11 clean from sub and atill sweating but my energy has come back a little went and did somme x mas shooping and out to eat with the hubby and it felt good to get out of the house after ten days i go back towork in the morning and still i am stuck with the sweats this part ***** but my friend called yesterday and offered me sub i said hell no she is no longer my friend all is good so far but the sweats guess cause i was on about 1 mg a day for about five months wished the sweats would leave thanks to all you all are great hugs
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