drug tapering

The gradual discontinuation or reduction of a therapeutic dose of a particular drug required by a patient over a prolonged period of time

drug tapering

Therapeutics The gradual discontinuation or reduction of a therapeutic dose, required by a Pt over a prolonged period of time, of a particular drug
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a release) outlining all potential risks and benefits of psychotropic drug tapering and review this with the patient.
Clinicians trained in clinical nutrition and botanical medicine must use discretion during psychotropic drug tapering, monitor patients' progress carefully, mitigate potential interactions, and use available pharmacokinetic information to guide appropriate dosing.
Above all, none of the strategies outlined in this article are meant to be adopted without consulting a clinician experienced in psychotropic drug tapering.