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I am prescribed adderall regularly for many years now. is it safe to take 1.5mg of klonopin and 10mg of ambien (zolpidem) to help me sleep?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Izabella Gokhman
Specializes in Psychiatry
Don't do it!: Taking way too many medications, which interact with each other, makes no sense. Talk to your doctor about other options
Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 43 years experience
INSOMNIA: Getting good night's sleep is important for physical & mental health. Insomnia might be due to several reasons. Have a physical exam to rule out illness. If cleared consult with a Clinical Psychologist with expertise in multiple types of psychotherapy that helps you benefit from medication prescribed by a Psychiatrist. If uncomfortable with your Dr. seek 2nd opinion. You may need a sleep study.

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