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Severe insomnia take 5 mg valium/ 10 mg baclofen b4 bed. Wake 3 4 the day. If i don't take anything i don't sleep. I tried for three weeks. Why?
Sleep problems: It's not clear from your info, what kind of evaluation you've had for your insomnia. There are multiple possible causes for this, and effective treatment requires accuracy. Valium and Baclofen are sedating, but aren't meant to be relied on as sleeping pills. They can also lead to tolerance and rebound insomnia on stopping. Please see your doctor, and/or a psychiatrist or sleep medicine doc. ...Read more
Sleep disorder in which there is inability to fall asleep &/or stay asleep, followed by daytime functional impairment. It accompanies several sleep, medical, or psychiatric disorders. It can occur at any age, but more common in elderly. It can be short-term (up to 3 weeks) or long-term. It can lead to memory impairment, mood changes, & increase risk of ...Read more
Yes: They can be safely taken together.Get a more detailed answer ›
which of these pills might help me shift or stay awake all night
Silicon dioxide (valeant) ,Diclofenac, baclofen, seroxat , pantozol
My doc and i are tapering off some meds but i can't choose which one first baclofen furosemide lyrica or mirapex which would you choose?
Depends.: Depends upon why you are taking the meds and any other co-morbidities. Restless legs syndrome?, chronic pain?, muscle cramps, spasm, dystonia, movement disorder, insomnia? Unless you have heart failure or other clear indication, seems like the Lasix could go away without taper. At the end of the day it might not matter which. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have fibromyalgia. MY pain specialist just prescribed baclofen for a muscle relaxant but I forgot to ask about weight gain as I am already considere?
Baclofen: Hi: the more common side effects of baclofen include drowsiness, feeling of weakness, dizziness, fatigue, headache, insomnia, nausea, increased urination, or constipation. Weight gain can occur, but it is not the most common. If you stay with Baclofen, do gentle exercises (aquatherapy in warm for example), that will give resistance and at the same time support your body weight. All the best! ...Read more
40mg of Baclofen at one time . I know it's too much but helps . I have no issues when I take it . Will it cause problems?
Caution:: The maximum daily dose of Baclofen should not exceed 80mg/day. It's usually given 3-4 times a day. Suggesting 27 mg 3 times a day. I do not recommend exceeding the recommended dose unless your physician has told you to do so. **Baclofen is a drug with many potential side effects. It should NOT be used for as a routine muscle relaxer. Should ONLY be used in patients with neurologic disease. ...Read more
What to do if I have been taking baclofen for about 7 weeks . So far nothing.. Does anybody know how long it takes to work?
Depends: But should be seeing something by now. May need dosage adjustment, change in medication or other treatment. If you haven't improved yet, time to return to doctor. ...Read more
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