East Rutherford, NJ
A 37-year-old female asked:
Why does it take me so long to fall asleep even after taking 200 mg of thorazine (chlorpromazine)? sometimes i don't even fall asleep after taking the thorazine (chlorpromazine).
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 16 years experience
Well: This is a difficult question to answer as there are many different reasons people have difficulty sleeping including anxiety, depression, poor sleep environment, poor sleep hygiene, stimulates (such as caffeine), medications, mania, and other. If your current medication is not working, contact your doctor and discuss other options.
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