No! You should not discontinue such treatment. As such a prolong illness requiring treatment always make the patient dependent on the medicines. In addition, such abrupt cut off will precipitate and will aggravate the patient’s problems. After the homeopathic treatment is effective and after we are sure that the blood tests are showing positive response towards cure to the homeopathic management, we will asks you to first taper the medicines and then stop the medicines / treatment he / she taking for chronic illness. However, when we do any such stopping of previous medication we insist with the patient that he / she must continue to have follow up with us and we constantly keep a watch on the parameters which tell us about the disease activities within human body.