Our expert says:
You have to be weaned off the tablets because if it is stopped cold turkey, you can develop serotonin syndrome. This can cause severe illness. The symptoms include nausea, vomitting, diarrhea, shivering, heart palpitations, hallucinations, hypertension, sweating etc.
Your dizziness and ringing in your ears can be related but should subside within a week. If not, consult your doctor for an examination, as it might be possible that your symptoms are due to middle ear pathology or a sinus infection.
Lexamil is not a drug that you can get addicted to but when stopping the product, the patient has to be weaned off slowly.
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