SSRI Withdrawal Syndrome

A person taking SSRIs (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors) can experience SSRI withdrawal syndrome if the medication is reduced in dosage or completely discontinued. Symptoms of SSRI withdrawal syndrome may include: Dizziness Electric shock-like sensations Sweating Nausea Insomnia Tremors Confusion Nightmares Vertigo The symptoms can be very similar to other serious illnesses and can be distressing and uncomfortable.  If the syndrome is allowed to run it’s course, it can last for … Continue Reading →