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A 31-year-old female asked:

What would happen if i take 90mg of restoril (temazepam)?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alan Koenigsberg
Psychiatry 43 years experience
Very drowsy: In my practice, the average dose of Restoril (temazepam) is 15 - 30 mgs at bedtime. Depending on a multitude of your personal health factors, you may get a good night's sleep, you may sleep for 24 hours, you may be extremely drowsy the next day. A lot also depends on what other medications you are taking.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Why do you want to : Take this high a dose, when a normal dose is 7.5 to 30 mg per night? Note that you have bipolar disorder ; anxiety. This type of medication should only be taken as directed. 90 mg of Restoril (temazepam) would be an overdose. Do you have suicidal thoughts or are you just desperate to sleep? If you are having thoughts about killing yourself, get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Provided original answer
relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport.You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255) for support. Take care.
Feb 2, 2014

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