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How can I stop using Matrifen patches? I want to use CBD oil

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How can I stop using Matrifen patches? I want to use CBD oil instead
Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Candersartan, levothyroxin, loratadine, aspirin, omeprazole and Matrifen patches
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No I have fibromyalgia
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 12 months ago.

Hi, thanks, ***** ***** your query, will be replying in few seconds please. DrVasavada

Expert:  DrVasavada replied 12 months ago.

One may stop using these patches without any special precaution or procedure. May feel increased pain few days.

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
No not true I have tried had side effects
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 12 months ago.

If you have been using them for some time your body may have got used to them. Stopping suddenly may make you feel unwell, so consult doctor for plan to discontinue.

Refer to product leaflet : https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.288.pdf