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Which OTC allergy meds are safe to use with diazepam?

Which OTC allergy meds are safe to use with diazepam?

Allegra & Claritin (loratadine): Are both safe to use with diazepam because neither one can make you drowsy. Zyrtec might be ok. Avoid benadryl (diphenhydramine). ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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What is the definition or description of: Diazepam allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Diazepam allergy?

Diazepam allergy: Diazepam is a benzodiazepine medication that is used to treat anxiety & muscle spasms. Some use it to treat seizures. Allergic reactions can include difficulty breathing, hives and swelling of face, lips, throat, mouth or tongue. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Intensol (diazepam) allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Intensol (diazepam) allergy?

Intensol: Diazepam is a benzodiazapine medication that is used to treat anxiety. Allergic reactions to medications could include swelling of tongue, throat, lips, mouth, face, hives or difficulty breathing. ...Read more

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What allergy medication is safe to take if I am on diazepam and copd?

What allergy medication is safe to take if I am on diazepam and copd?

Several: Claritin, (loratadine) Allegra and zyrtec are safe and tend to cause less drowsiness than other antihistamines. Excessive drowsiness with diazepam can occur with chlorpheniramine or brompheniramine which are in many over the counter allergy medications. There is a theoretic concern of thickening sputum and causing more airflow obstruction. ...Read more

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I have copd. What kind of allergy medication is safe to take with diazepam?

I have copd. What kind of allergy medication is safe to take with diazepam?

Most new ones: Antihistamines such as Claritin (loratadine), Allegra (fexofenadiine) and even zyrtec (cetirizine) are safe to take with other medications in persons with copd. It's best to avoid antihistamines that cause drowsiness (like benadryl) as this side effect may be worsened with diazepam. The most effective treatment for nasal allergies is nasal steroid sprays with no interaction with diazepam. ...Read more

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Could you advise what allergy medication is safe to take with diazepam and copd?

Could you advise what allergy medication is safe to take with diazepam and copd?

Med interaction: There are many medications that are used to treated allergies. I supposed your question mentioning about over the counter allergy medications. They are usually safe to take together with diazepam and when you have a diagnosis of copd. First generation otc allergy med like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is also drowsy so precaution should be taken when you also take diazepam. ...Read more

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Could diazepam affect the recovery process?

If you are in a: Substance abuse recovery program - use of diazepam could jeopardize that. ...Read more

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What is the most appropriate generic diazepam in us?

No way to know: Since generic benzodiazepines are typically not monitored closely by any regulatory agency, it is impossible to state with certainty which of the benzodiazepine products would yield the most consistent potency. ...Read more

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I took by accident adouble dose of diazepam what should I do?

I took by accident adouble dose of diazepam what should I do?

As above: It depends how much the dose was. Talk with u pcp, and if symptomatic go to er. And in the future be careful. ...Read more

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Hi ' I've shaved 5mg of my original 20mg a day over 4 months ' am I doing well? It's diazepam.

Yes: If you are feeling well, this is great. Benzos should be taken and weaned off of with caution. It sounds like you are doing this. I would encourage you to do, this, with your doctor's supervision. Continue to explore alternative ways to manage your, anxiety. Sounds like you are on a good path. ...Read more

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Can you fluanxol and diazepam together?

Can you fluanxol and diazepam together?

Yes, if Rx'ed by Dr: If your dr recommends this, it can be used together. If you have questions or concerns, you should always ask them to your prescriber, and can also ask your pharmacist. ...Read more

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What are the tests for diazepam overdose?

What are the tests for diazepam overdose?

I don't know: Usually the coroner is doing them. But you see someone umresponsive and they have the drug in their system. ...Read more

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Can I mix 10 mg diazepam and 50 mg of nytol?

I wouldn't: You might fall asleep for a long, long time. You may be able to fall sleep with just the diazepam or just the Nytol. Did the doctor prescribe you 10 mg of diazepam at a time? If not, don't take such a high dose. Have you considered taking something like melatonin instead of the Nytol or the diazepam? ...Read more

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Can you compare between nitrazepam and diazepam?

Nitrazepam vs Valium: Nitrazepam is a sedative hypnotic it is approved for use in other countries. It is one of three sedative hypnotics allowed in norway. Great britain will not allow it to be used in long-term nursing home patients for the elderly. It is not approved in United States at this time. It has all of the other properties that are present in valium. However, it has only been marketed as a sedative hypnotic and not as an anxiolytic. Some people are still sleepy 18 hours after the last dose. Valium is approved as an anxiolytic and not as a sedative hypnotic but can be used for both if desired. Nitrazepam is illegal in United States at this time. ...Read more

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Hello doctors, I need a diazepam medicine online?

I don't know: Of doctors who prescribe benzodiazapines via on-line clinics ...Read more

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What is the difference between diazepam, lorazapam?

Benzodiazepenes: Same class of drug. Sedative hypnotics with differing half lives and duration of action. ...Read more

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I feel guilty for taking diazepam. What is better for sleep?

I feel guilty for taking diazepam. What is better for sleep?

Valium, sleep: Depending on the reason your{bad doc gave it to you in the first place. Sleep is quite infrequently the only symptom. It mostly is a symptoms of a bigger entity = sleep is mostly a symptom in a syndrome. Treat the diagnosis, treat the syndrome, not the symptom. Valium never treats anything. It only falsely makes people feels secure then aggravates the main problem by late rx. ...Read more

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Can temazepam work like diazepam?

Yes: These medicines are used to treat anxiety and insomnia, in most cases. The main differences between them are
degree of sedation, dose and duration of action.
Temazepam was known as restoril, and used as a sleeping pill, because of its duration of action and sedation. Diazepam is generally used for anxiety. In my practice, I don't use temazepam for treating anxiety, because it causes drowsiness. ...Read more

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Can diazepam help for nerve pain?

Acute pain only: The diazepam has some skeletal muscle relaxant properties, its basic effect is to reduce anxiety through their sedative action. Although diazepam is not true analgesic, it is indicated in the management of acute muscle pain. ...Read more

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Diastat (diazepam) acudial get kit?

Diastat (diazepam) for seizures: Diastat is an form of diazepam for rectal insertion to treat seizures or prevent febrile seizures. If seizures are the issue, speak to your md or neurologist.
Diastat is not a treatment for anxiety. ...Read more

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Can I take duloxetine and diazepam?

Drug Interaction: Using diazepam together with Duoxetine may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience some impairment in thinking and judgment. So you can not take it. Consult to your doctor. ...Read more

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Can I take diazepam with duloxetine?

Diazepam: He short answer is yes, as there is no medical contraindication. On the other hand, Diazepam is usually recommended for a short time, if there is anxiety or agitation at the beginning of treatment. ...Read more

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Does diazepam make acid reflux worst?

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Does diazepam make acid reflux worst?

Valium: In some, it does cause nausea & spasms. ...Read more

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How do you stop anxiety without diazepam?

How do you stop anxiety without diazepam?

Cognitive- Behavior-: Al Therapy by a psychologist. Also, see a psychiatrist for diagnosis & anti-anxiety medication options. There are many. ...Read more

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Where can I get a prescription for diazepam?

Doctor: Prescriptions are written by persons licensed to do so by your state. M.D.'s and D.O.'s are licensed to do so in all states. N.P.'s are licensed to do so in some states. ...Read more

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Why whould my psychiatrist reduce my diazepam?

I don't want to: Guess. Just ask the reason. You are a partner in your own healthcare. Be assertive and ask. Take care. ...Read more

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Does diazepam always make you go to sleep quick?

Does diazepam always make you go to sleep quick?

No: Diazepam helps some people fall asleep but not all and the medication interferes with your natural sleep cycle. It is healthier to use other methods to help improve sleep. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
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Diazepam (Definition)

Diazepam belongs to the benzo family and has a long 1/2 life in the body. It is used for anxiety and muscle spasms. Neuro docs like to use it for patients with ms and stroke for muscle relaxation. It can also be used rectally for ...Read more


Dr. Lori Lange
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Diastat (Definition)

Diastat is a seizure agent which is a kind of ...Read more