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What is the equivalent Xanax (alprazolam) dosage to 30 mg of temazepam? Used for insomnia.

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Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Benzo: 0.5 mg xanax=15 mg of temazepam. Xanax (alprazolam) is short acting with half life of 6-20 hours, but temazepam is medium acting half life of 10-20 hours.
Answered on Aug 29, 2017
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Probably not: At least not in the usual doses. The high tolerance and use of xanax, (alprazolam) a notoriously short-acting drug where when it wears off, worse inso ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
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Not comparable: Your question doesn't make sense on 2 levels. First, we'd need to know the mg of xanax (alprazolam) we're comparing to temazepam. More important, "h ... Read More
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Dr. Jerome Litt
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XANAX (alprazolam) & TEMAZEPAM: Xanax (alprazolam) (alpraolam) is a benzodiazepine and is used for anxiety, depression & panic attacks. Temazepam is also a benzodiazepine & is also u ... Read More
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
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