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pupils

i started tapering only 2 days..my 16 yr old son asked me what was wrong with my pupils?? when i looked in the mirror , they are hugh???
what does this mean..
i am not feeling great, but not terrible.
R2R
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This is yet another withdrawal symptom. Here's a few more of the more common ones..
Dilated pupils, diarrhea, runny nose, goose bumps, abdominal pain,        sweating, agitation, nausea, and vomiting. It will get better with time!!
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thanks, i knew about the other things, but the pupils is new to me..That is something i can't hide....
Thanks again
R2R
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sunglasses :)
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Thanks for the responses...So tell me ,,how long do they stay this big, and i havn't even quit all together just tapering..
R2R
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when i quit c/t on smack after a year and a half my pupils were huge for over a week.  they were so big that everything was blurry could hardly read...how much are you tapering from what dose.  i also am trying to taper. taking 2 10/325 hydros a day from about 50mg oxy hydro combined.  so far ok just tired lots of eye watering and stuff...good luck
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i did a hugh taper , probably not like i should.. from like 15 hydros to the last 2 days only 3 and today 4 because i ws feeling w/d's too bad...
thanks
R2R
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I have no idea how long it would last.The only certain thing about WD symptoms is that everyone's symptoms seem to resolve at different speeds. I'd say it would last no longer than a week after you finally quit all opiates.
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