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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Notify prescriber: Please let your prescribing provider know of this as soon as possible. If you feel the urge to actually follow through with killing yourself, please b ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Tripp
14 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: The usual max dose is 30mg.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Temazepam (Restoril): is a benzodiazapine used for treating insomnia short-term. It works by enhancing GABA in the brain. Restoril (temazepam) Side effects may include fee ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience Psychiatry
Sleeping pill: Temazepam (brand name restoril) is a sedating benzodiazepine tranquilizer, prescribed as a sleep aid. Particularly useful when anxiety interferes wit ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
GET HELP NOW: No ethical physician is going to give you such advice, since you are clearly depressed and i believe that this question is your cry for help. There a ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Hard to say: Xanax (alprazolam) is much more potent than temazepam. You also have not shared the dosage of your xanax (alprazolam). I suggest discussing with you ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joan Kinlan
51 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: For many people it can be addictive. For others it's fine.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Blixt
23 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: Ativan (lorazepam) is a benzodiazipine, this class of meds can be addicting, even small doses used over an extended period of time can be very difficu ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
Suicidal thoughts: If you were having suicidal thoughts right now, go to your emergency room immediately. Turn off the computer, and do it right this minute.
A 69-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Weinstock
23 years experience Psychiatry
Ambien (zolpidem): Ambien (zolpidem) can cause dependnece, though its potential for creating addiction is fairly low. Many people confuse addiction with physical depende ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
So much medication: It might be necessary to take some drugs but I question the risks already and adding the new one is especially bad w/ cymbalta (duloxetine). It can ca ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gena Kluwe
30 years experience Internal Medicine
No. : You might get in the habit of taking it and find it emotionally useful or find that it improves your sleep, but addictive it is not.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
25 years experience Psychiatry
It could be.: Lithium and lorax or Lorazepam are dangerous in high doses. They can both cause coma ; death. Lithium can cause an irregular heart rate, ; kidney dama ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience Psychiatry
They differ: Klonopin (clonazepam) is longer acting but takes just slightly longer to start working. Ativan works quicker but clears from your system quicker then ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Enrique Madrigal-segura
53 years experience Psychiatry
Abilify (aripiprazole): It appears that you are also experiencing paranoid thoughts, and have been treated for depression. At the same time, if your doctor prescribes the Abi ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Depression -anxiety: Please have your doctor refer you to a Psychologist. It will take some time but the Psychologist will be very helpful!
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Barnhart
47 years experience Psychiatry
Not fun: Usually the strategy is to slowly taper off the benzo and use a long-acting one, and sometimes it's really, really slow. Here's a trick i sometimes su ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Only as high: as your physician prescribed.
A 85-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Fox
Dr. James Fox answered
13 years experience Psychiatry
Insomnia: Withdrawal symptoms are typically the opposite of what the medication is intended to do. You may have insomnia if you stop Lunesta (eszopiclone) abru ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Work w/your doctor: For this question, it's best to work with your own physician so that you and s/he can be on the same page together. You need to be followed so that h ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
It can be: Long term use can lead to a dependance.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Try these: www.webmed.com www.Epocrates.Com.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Wanting to Die: Are you reaching out here for help or just telling the world that you have had it? Please call 911 or your family doctor or the local county hotline ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience Psychiatry
Not recommended: Seroquel (quetiapine) is an anti-psychotic medication used for serious psychiatric disorders. It is not recommended as a sleeping aid. Talk to your pc ... Read More

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