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Synonyms for withdrawal

Synonyms for withdrawal

the act of leaving

the moving back of a military force in the face of enemy attack or after a defeat

a formal statement of disavowal

Synonyms for withdrawal

a retraction of a previously held position

the act of taking out money or other capital

avoiding emotional involvement


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the act of withdrawing blood, tumors, etc.

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the act of ceasing to participate in an activity

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a method of birth control in which coitus is initiated but the penis is deliberately withdrawn before ejaculation

formal separation from an alliance or federation

the termination of drug taking

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The findings support the protective effect of exercise preceding smoking cessation against the development of physical dependence, which may aid smoking cessation by reducing the severity of withdrawal symptoms," said senior author Dr.
Last week, the New York Times reported the Center for Science in the Public Interest has identified eight dietary supplement retailers who have marketed products purporting to ease withdrawal symptoms and expedite recovery claims that are not based on any conclusive scientific evidence, and may even conceal dangerous side effects.
COWS scores range from 0 to more than 36 -- the higher the number, the more severe the withdrawal symptoms are to a patient, added the company.
The evidence discussed below suggests that the use of certain dietary modifications and nutritional supplements can decrease withdrawal symptoms and increase the success rate of an opioid detoxification program.
3 EXERCISE: Physical activity can help reduce your nicotine cravings and relieve withdrawal symptoms.
Loretta Finnegan, a pediatrician from Philadelphia General Hospital, first began to report withdrawal symptoms of newborns from drug-dependent mothers in 1969.
UGSu1vmBz3D) ABC News reported was released Wednesday by the Australian journal PLOS ONE, found that the withdrawal symptoms can be severe enough to interfere with life functioning.
Hence scientists have tried hard to come up with alternatives that will help the smoker to rid himself of the harmful addiction to nicotine by manufacturing a lighter version of nicotine in the form of pills, chewing gum or sticks like cigarettes, or patches containing varying amounts of nicotine, to introduce the smoker gradually to alternatives, so that he will be able to stop smoking for the longest possible period, without having to face the effects of withdrawal that would result from stopping smoking suddenly, which usually makes the smoker go back to smoking in order to free himself from these withdrawal symptoms.
Less than five per cent need anti-depressants and very few face withdrawal symptoms.
Adults who stop these drugs abruptly can experience typical withdrawal symptoms, such as nervousness, unrest, tremors, insomnia, and even seizures, so it makes biologic sense that a newborn may develop withdrawal symptoms after exposure in utero.
These are some of the terms people have used to describe the withdrawal symptoms from popular antidepressants, including Paxil and Effexor.
Because adults who stop these drugs abruptly can experience typical withdrawal symptoms--nervousness, unrest, tremors, insomnia, and even seizures it makes biologic sense that a newborn may develop withdrawal symptoms after exposure in utero.
Pharmaceutical aids that became available in the 1990s to help smokers overcome withdrawal symptoms were indeed associated with quitting success.
It was a marvellous piece of acting, and it was really horrific, but if they had only known the withdrawal symptoms that you have to go through it would put them off drugs.