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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marino Molina
43 years experience in Child Psychiatry
You should not: Temazepam should be use only for short term. If used longer will produce dependence and requires increasing in dose to obtain the desire effects. Goin ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Tripp
14 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: The usual max dose is 30mg.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Tapia
12 years experience in Psychiatry
Make you sleepy: If you take 60 mg of temazepam you will probably get very sleepy. I am supposing that this may not be a prescribed medication for you although if it ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Humberto Quintana
43 years experience in Psychiatry
Insomnia/poor sleep: Insomnia, or poor sleep, is fairly common but it does not usually last for long. If you have problems sleeping, it may mean that you have difficulty g ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Adler
48 years experience in Psychiatry
Sleeping medication: Temazepam is a benzodiazepine that is sedating and can help with sleep. It is related to medications like Lorazepam and alprazolam.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience in 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 female asked:
Dr. Dorit Benmoha
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
Insomnia: Not good practice to start these form of drugs for sleep,they are highly addictive,,,,very commonly pt's plateau on them,needing inc dosages,,theres a ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience in Integrative Medicine
No: Those are not the ideal meds for insomnia. Consider time release melatonin, and explore sleep hygiene. Also aerobic exercise. Consider that a methylat ... Read More
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A 79-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sleeping pills: Your father would be better off if he doesn't rely on sleeping pills every night. They are habit forming and potentially dangerous for elderly people ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Benzo: 0.5 mg xanax=15 mg of temazepam. Xanax (alprazolam) is short acting with half life of 6-20 hours, but temazepam is medium acting half life of 10-20 ho ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
15 years experience in Psychiatry
Effective: Restoril (temazepam) can be a good short-term treatment for insomnia. It has been on the market for decades so its risks are well known.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
Go see ur family doc: Temazepam 60mg is way too much (30mg is max - see http://www.drugs.com/dosage/temazepam.html). Ambien (zolpidem) dose for women cut in half earlier th ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience in Family Medicine
No: All benzodiazepines are category x according to the fda. That means, they are contraindicated, as they can cause birth defects, miscarriage, or both. ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Doubtful: There is a very rare incidence of rash but that doesn't sound like what you're describing.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Temazepam: The main side effects of temazepam are drowsiness and sleepiness, as its usual purpose is for the temporary treatment of insomnia. In some cases it c ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Ziegler
29 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Its up to your doc: Without knowing more about you it would be irresponsible and frankly not possible to determine an appropriate dose for a procedure. In people for whom ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Binford
37 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
Check with doctor: Mixing medications without discussing with your doctor is usually a bad idea. Both of these medications are addictive, and have high abuse potential. ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Temazepam: Depending on how many you took, mainly oversedation & GI upset.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience in Psychiatry
Not comparable: Your question doesn't make sense on 2 levels. First, we'd need to know the mg of xanax (alprazolam) we're comparing to temazepam. More important, "h ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Hello, : Hello, i can't answer this with the info you provided. Percocet comes in a variety of strengths: 2.5 mg of Oxycodone Hydrochloride with 325 of acetom ... Read More
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