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i'm taking temazepam for insomnia. is it safe to also drink a herbal tea containing passion flower, chamomile, lemon balm & linden flowers beforehand?

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Dr. Kelvin White
32 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: There should be no significant increase in sleepiness or ability to awaken in AM. If you are concerned , you may try to take or drink on the weekend when you are not going to work to make use you will be okay.
Answered on Nov 2, 2019
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