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Does ibuprofen keep you awake?

Does ibuprofen keep you awake?

Rarely: Insomnia is a rare side-effect of ibuprofen. I have never had a patient complain of this issue. ...Read more

Ibuprofen (Definition)

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Ibuprofen is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual ...Read more


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Does Advil (ibuprofen) keep you awake?

Does Advil (ibuprofen) keep you awake?

No: That is unlikely but I guess anything is possible. Stop it and see. ...Read more

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Loratidine non drowsy does it keep you awake?

Loratidine non drowsy does it keep you awake?

No: Loratadine is an antihistamine and should not keep one awake. If the antihistamine is paired with a decongestant then there is the potential that this combination could keep one awake. ...Read more

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Are there any good medicine to keep you awake in an all-nighter?

Are there any good medicine to keep you awake in an all-nighter?

Sure: You need to be more specific in your question. If you need to be awake occasionally – any stimulant will do or if you work shifts – then, provogil or nuvigil. Remember that having enough sleep before or after will also work. Do not abuse your body by not having enough sleep. Good luck ...Read more

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Does wellbutrin (bupropion) sr or wellbutrin (bupropion) XL keep you awake at night?

Does wellbutrin (bupropion) sr or wellbutrin (bupropion) XL keep you awake at night?

Wellbutrin (bupropion): Yes. Recommend taking it in daytime, no later than with lunch. ...Read more

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Does vitamin B6 keep you awake?

Does vitamin B6 keep you awake?

It shouldn't: How much are you taking? Why are you even supplementing? Do you know you have a deficiency? Stop taking it if you don't know for sure you have a deficiency. ...Read more

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What are some non-diuretics that will keep you awake/alert?

What are some non-diuretics that will keep you awake/alert?

Pharmacy: Ask which over the counter medication s/he recommends for this. If this does not work, your doctor has some medications s/he can prescribe. ...Read more

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Could drinking a raw egg keep you awake?

Could drinking a raw egg keep you awake?

No: Drinking a raw egg will not automatically keep you awake. However, it may not taste very good -- so is unlikely to soothe you to a relaxing sleep either. ...Read more

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Do they keep you awake when they remove a trach?

Do they keep you awake when they remove a trach?

Usually: Usually a trach is changed or removed without any anesthesia as it does not hurt. You would get anesthesia if the doctor needs to examine the airway at the same time or do anothr procedure. ...Read more

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Does anxiety keep you awake at night.?

Does anxiety keep you awake at night.?

Anxiety can easily: Disrupt your normal pattern of sleep. If this concerns you then try some counseling to help you with the issue. Call a local help line or social service agency for recommendations for a therapist. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's common to have difficulty falling asleep after staying awake for an extended period of time?

Please advise if it's common to have difficulty falling asleep after staying awake for an extended period of time?

Sometimes: Although it seems to defy logic, sometimes it can be hard to fall asleep when you most need to. This can be due to tension or irritability from sleep deprivation, which then makes it hard to fall asleep. It can help to avoid bright screens (TVs, tablets, phones) & let your mind unwind. Maybe try physically relaxing with a warm bath or shower, before resting in a dark, quiet room. ...Read more

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Need doctor's help! Will niacin keep you awake?

Need doctor's help! Will niacin keep you awake?

It can: Source: www. Drugs. Com. Search for niacin, and look under side effects, professional, central nervous system. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Past wk just began to have difficulty falling asleep before 1 am (wide awake!); so hard to get up in am; sleep thro alarm. Sleep aids don't help. Why?

Past wk just began to have difficulty falling asleep before 1 am (wide awake!); so hard to get up in am; sleep thro alarm. Sleep aids don't help. Why?

Not sure.: Possible causes of insomnia include poor sleep hygiene, traveling with change in time zones, chronic pain, frequent night-time urination, problems breathing, shift work, anxiety disorders (esp. PTSD), depression, bipolar disorder, stress, medications (i.e. stimulants), caffeine, alcohol, eating large amts before bed, aging, restless leg syndrome, sleep apnea, etc. ...Read more

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Carbohydrates to keep you awake and provide you with enough antioxidants, and protein to manage your sugar levels?

Carbohydrates to keep you awake and provide you with enough antioxidants, and protein to manage your sugar levels?

Clarify please?: Are you asking about what comprises a healthy diet? Or what the different functions of proteins & carbohydrates are? How to get anti-oxidants, maintain energy, & healthy blood sugar? A good start: eat plenty of servings of fruits & veggies. The more the better - this is where most anti-oxidants come from & where most or ur carbs shu come from. Eat 6 small meals/day. C ur PCP re: a diet right 4 u ...Read more

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I am experiencing trouble sleeping (quality: difficulty falling asleep, difficulty staying asleep) and insomnia. The following also describe me: Difficulty staying awake during day, Decreased energy level, Sleepiness, Difficulty concentrating, and Diffi

I am experiencing trouble sleeping (quality: difficulty falling asleep, difficulty staying asleep) and insomnia. The following also describe me: Difficulty staying awake during day, Decreased energy level, Sleepiness, Difficulty concentrating, and Diffi

Insomnia, Energy: There are many natural ways to help your symptoms: key is to limit the use of electronics, especially in bed room. How much tv, smartphone, computer time do you have? What is your diet like? Do you exercise outside daily? Do you pray or meditate daily? We can help. Consult with us for range of treatment options. ...Read more

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Took 2 Advil (ibuprofen) pm and still awake 3hours later. What can I do now to sleep?

Took 2 Advil (ibuprofen) pm and still awake 3hours later. What can I do now to sleep?

Consider melatonin &: sleep hygiene. Retire & rise same time each day. Keep bedroom dark & cool & use only for sex & sleep. Turn off tv. No naps. Exercise regularly but not in late evening. No caffeine for 6 hrs & no alcohol or tobacco w/i 2 hrs of sleep. Keep dinner moderate sized & finish at least 2 to 3 hrs before sleep. Can try warm milk or Chamomile tea along w light reading, warm bath or lavender scent. ...Read more

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Having difficulty falling asleep and I keep tossing and turning constantly thinking. How can I relax?

Having difficulty falling asleep and I keep tossing and turning constantly thinking. How can I relax?

Behavior modifying: One place to start is practicing good sleep hygiene. Keep your sleep pattern consistently structured, avoid napping, use bed only for sleep or intimacy, and avoid lying in bed long periods without sleeping. If falling asleep is troublesome because of trouble turning off your thoughts, relaxation and imagery techniques are often helpful. For more help with these make an appointment with a therapist. ...Read more

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I'm tired but I have difficulty falling asleep. What could cause this?

I'm tired but I have difficulty falling asleep. What could cause this?

A number of things: There could be sleep apnea. You could also have underlying depression as well, which can also disturb sleep. Caffeine may also disturb sleep, as can alcohol. You should definitely see a sleep specialist to go over all of your sleep habits and complaints to chart out a management plan. You may also need a sleep study in a hospital or sleep lab. ...Read more

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I am tired, but I have difficulty falling asleep. What could be the cause of this?

I am tired, but I have difficulty falling asleep. What could be the cause of this?

Insomnia: Insomnia is a very prevalent condition. Sleep habits, stress & diseases can cause it. Get medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What to do if I have been having difficulty falling asleep lately?

Agree w Dr. Jacobson: Retire ; rise same time each day. Keep bedroom dark ; cool ; use only for sex ; sleep. Turn off tv. No naps. Exercise regularly but not in late evening. No caffeine for 6 hrs ; no alcohol or tobacco w/i 2 hrs of sleep. Keep dinner moderate sized ; finish at least 2 to 3 hrs before sleep. Can try warm milk, chamomile tea or melatonin along w light reading, warm bath or lavender scent. ...Read more

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After I go to the gym that I have immense difficulty falling asleep. Why would this be?

After I go to the gym that I have immense difficulty falling asleep. Why would this be?

Stimulation: Working out wakes up your body. Your brain waves need to slow for you to fall asleep. Recommend avoiding exercise for at least several hours before you plan to go to sleep. Take care. ...Read more

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I have difficulty falling asleep at night, though Xanax (alprazolam) isn't for that I used to take it to knock me out. Xanax (alprazolam) isn't an option anymore. What else??

I have difficulty falling asleep at night, though Xanax (alprazolam) isn't for that I used to take it to knock me out. Xanax (alprazolam) isn't an option anymore. What else??

R meds the answer?: I would want 2know the specific reasons u aren't sleeping well. I'd 1st want u2 have medical checkup. If there don't appear 2B any underlying physical reasons, I'd then want info on your daily routines -what u do, what u eat, etc. Also, I'd what 2understand the stressors in your life, the thoughts run thru your head when u try 2 sleep & when u r awake. Suggest consulting w/sleep medicine expert. ...Read more

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Difficulty falling asleep? I try to not drink cola after dinner. What else can I do?

Difficulty falling asleep? I try to not drink cola after dinner. What else can I do?

Sleep hygiene is key: Retire & rise same time each day. Keep bedroom dark & cool & use only for sex & sleep. Turn off tv. No naps. Exercise regularly but not in late evening. No caffeine for 6 hrs & no alcohol or tobacco w/i 2 hrs of sleep. Keep dinner moderate sized & finish at least 2 to 3 hrs before sleep. Can try warm milk, along w light reading or warm bath.
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I have a 4yr. Old who is having difficulty falling asleep. My wife and I have tried 125mcg. Of melatonin 1.5 before bed time. Is this safe for him?

I have a 4yr. Old who is having difficulty falling asleep. My wife and I have tried 125mcg. Of melatonin 1.5 before bed time. Is this safe for him?

Never: Sleeping pills in a child is not good, wise, or healthy. Good sleep hygiene is warranted, a visit t the pediatrician to rule out medical reasons. Your pediatrician may also have some handouts on how to train a child to sleep. But, no to pills. ...Read more

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