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Adhd And Trazodone
What to do if I had 50 mg of trazodone two days ago and am still feeling the effects. How long does it take to wear off?
That is my short ans:
50 mgm trazadone, 48 hours later you still have the effects.
You probably went to see an md with some complaints, which included sleep disturbance. He gave you trazadone and you sort of sleeping since then.
Time for total truth.
What else are you taking. .. ...Read more
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Adhd) (Definition)
A bio-psycho-social disorder characterized by inattentiveness, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. ADHD typically interferes with daily functioning or mental and social development. It is usually present in childhood, continuing into adulthood, and is genetically transmitted. ...Read more
I am bipolar/adhd. I am taking trazodone 50mg, Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) 30mg, olanzapine 5mg, and lamictal 400mg. Will any of these interact negatively?
Few: The zyprexa and trazodone in combination can increase sedation. The trazodone and vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) in combination, the trazodone can also increase the effects of vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine). Work with your physician and he adjust the doses and medications accordingly. Follow the direction of your physician. ...Read more
Is trazodone combined with ritalin a typical and effective treatment for ADHD adults with anxiety?
Many Meds possible: It is fairly common to find duo diagnosis such as anxiety with ADHD, and each diagnosis needs to be addressed. Trazadone plus Ritalin is a very reasonable combiination, especially if falling asleep at night is a problem. If not effective, there are other combinations that might be helpful. ...Read more
Prescribed 50mg trazodone help sleep along side Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) for adhd. I feel like a zombie in the morning even after stimulant. What should I do?
I was on klonopin 3 mg about to raise it to 4mg along with my prozak adhd meds like dextroamphetamine Concerta vyvanse and Adderall, trazodone, and multiple others like 7 months ago when I suddenly was taking off my insurance and I suffered so
See a psychiatrist: Psychiatrist will work closely with you to develop a medication plan that is best. ...Read more
I have been taking trazadone for about 3 years. I got diagnosed with ADHD and started taking adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). My symptoms of tardive dyskinsea started with t?
No: Thre is no known indicaiton for trazadone to treat leg pain. One cannot state that it didn't make the pain go away but it is not recommended for this use and no known documentation to me that it releives leg pain. Discuss this with your treating physician. Very interesting if it is used for your of if it was effective. ...Read more
Yes: I see my colleagues endorse trazodone only cautiously, but I've had good success with it in my practice. It's non-addictive (unlike many sleep aids), the dose is easily adjustable, and it's long-acting, so it gives a full night's sleep. It's not quick-acting, so best to take it a little ahead of bedtime. Side effects are rare in my experience. ...Read more
Trazodone: Nope. An Antidepressant.Get a more detailed answer ›
Desyrel (trazodone) OD:
Treatment = emergency room 911 immediately.
No alternative. ...Read more
Depends: Generally speaking, Lunesta (eszopiclone) may be better for sleep onset, trazodone for sleep maintenance, though there might be exceptions. Ideally, best approach to resolve sleep issues is to treat underlying cause (e.g. Depression, anxiety, sleep apnea), then practice sleep hygiene (sleep-promoting behaviors), and then consider meds for sleep. ...Read more
No: There is an increased risk of sedation with the antihistamne and ethanol of nyquil combined with the trazadone. ...Read more
You should: You should really discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more
Sleepy: There is a chance that it might make you very sleepy. You could take it together but I would worry about sedation. ...Read more
Yes: No serious interactions reported.Get a more detailed answer ›
Timing?: Usually trazodone&clonidine are given at bedtime, vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is given in morning, of course. Certainly, offset hunger can occur w/ vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine). It depends on timing of am dose. Clonidine increases growth hormone release in some people & may trigger hunger in these individuals. If hunger is after bedtime meds, it implies she arises after retiring. Please provide more data for a proper response. ...Read more
Sexual side effect: It is possible to have sexual side effects with Desyrel/trazodone, including ejaculatory delay or failure. The medication works on serotonin and common side effect in many medications that do this. That said, you may want to see your provider to ensure there is not another cause for the problem. Good luck! ...Read more
Please repost: Please repost and include his rationale: WHY does he want to take GABA? Is it simple whim, or did he read a reputable, responsible, objective study about it, or some orher reason; e.g., is he allowing himself to be gulled by the high-school dropout who works at the local vitamin store? ...Read more
Generally not: However it may be necessary from time to time to tweak the dose upward ...Read more
Most of the time: Headaches tend to be a short term side effect but like everything else you need to way the pros and cons. If the trazadone helps with your insomnia and you can tolerate the headaches until they stop, usually within a weeks time, then do so. If the headaches do not cease, they are too troublesome or medicine is not effective for insomnia then go back to your prescriber for an alternative. Take care. ...Read more