A member asked:

What are the health risks of combining hydrocondone and valium? 50 years old excellent heath.

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Dr. Mary Engrav answered

Specializes in Emergency Medicine

The risks are decreased mental status, and respiratory depression. Respiratory depression is the big risk, as it could cause cessation of respiration and cardiovascular effects if the dosage was too high. Patients should not be on these medications in the long term except in rare situations.

Answered Oct 3, 2016



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Dr. Heidi Fowler answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

You can check to find out if drugs interaction by using a drug interaction checker. Here is one from Drugs.Com: https://www.drugs.com/drug_interactions.html

Answered Nov 24, 2018



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Been on valium 15 years 20 mg , im down to 17mg, how often should i reduce?

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