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A 42-year-old member asked:

Could it be okay to take a soma (carisoprodol) 4 hours after taking a 10mg valium to help me sleep?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 40 years experience
Soma (carisoprodol) valium: No - absolutely not. Valium has a long half life so it stays in the system for long. Soma (carisoprodol) gets converted to Meprobamate that has the same effects as valium.

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A 34-year-old member asked:

Can you explain if it's safe to take a Soma (carisoprodol) 4 hours after taking a 10mg Valium to help me sleep?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 37 years experience
Not for sleep: Neither of these medications should be used for sleep.

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