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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Sleep: Depends on the medicine. Not advised. If insomnia is the issue, see a doctor.

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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Lederman
39 years experience Dentistry
Dependence: The main issue is dependence upon them. They get you to sleep, but they interfere with normal sleep cycles. Bad non restful sleep is not good long t ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sal Aragona
40 years experience Dentistry
Not many: Why do you interest in this?
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
An overdose of: Sleeping pills or mixing with other substances could be lethal.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: It depends on the specific meds and other factors as one's body size.
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Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably not: 500 mg of metoprolol will lower BP & pulse rate- depends on the person Dose& nature of sleeping pills not given. Missing names of pain kille ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
You'll feel bad: Dry mouth, headache, incoordination, forgetfulness, and confusion are common side effects.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Connie Topliff
27 years experience Family Medicine
You might get: More sleepy or feel nauseated. Won't improve the quality of your sleep. Why do you think you need a higher dose? Please talk to your doc to find a bet ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Gaya
28 years experience Neurology
Sleep disorder: Weaning off sleeping aids can be challenging. If these are prescribed benzodiazepines like alprazolam, clonazepam, Lorazepam or Ambien (zolpidem) then ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Sangal
Dr. R Sangal answered
42 years experience Sleep Medicine
Why would you?: Why would anyone take sleeping pills (otc or otherwise) before school? When you are in school, you want to be awake and alert, and sleeping pills will ... Read More

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