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Drink Glass Of Wine Then Later Take Valium For Sleep Any Problem
I take clonazepam 1mg-2mg. Sometimes it work sometimes not.I do sleep with cpap.If i drink a glass of wine with it , i will sleep all night.Is this ok?
Valium (diazepam) is an older benzodiazepine tranquilizer. It was the #1 prescribed drug (of any kind) in the us in the late 1960s but is used less now due to drug interactions and active metabolites. It is still used for anxiety and as "pre-medication" for uncomfortable medical and minor surgical procedures. It is habit-forming, should not be used with alcohol, ...Read more
Alcohol: Because alcohol is a muscle relaxant, the muscles at the back of your throat ease even more than usual, causing extra-severe symptoms. I believe that as long as you don't get drunk and arrant passing out It should be fine. Every one has different thresh hold. ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers
I drink less than 1x/mo; it makes me sleepy. I now work 2 f/t jobs & get abt 4 hrs of sleep. Wld it be ok to have a glass of wine nightly for sleep?
Have a glass of wine in evening; lasts me all night... bedtime take 3 mg Melatonin, .50 Xanax. Can sleep only 4 hrs. Wine the problem?
Wine and sleep: F of unknown age and medical Hx notes: Have a glass of wine in evening; lasts me all night... bedtime take 3 mg Melatonin, .50 Xanax. Can sleep only 4 hrs. Wine the problem? ANS: how big is the glass? wine should help sleeping in most. Discuss with Dr. Ask about OSA. If I know BMI could answer better. Always send as much info as you can fit in space. ...Read more
Have glass of wine at dinner and 3 hours later take .5 mg ativan (lorazepam) for sleeping. Dr said alcohol with such a low dose of ativan (lorazepam) is not a problem. Okay?
Maybe: Obviously avoid alcohol if it causes any pain or discomfort. Best treatment for gall stones is have a laparscopic cholecystectomy (removal of gall bladder) which in good medical centers is performed as a day surgery procedure. Red wine can increase gall bladder symptoms. Alcohol/wine can irritate a sensetive bladder, specially ic patients. Why consume it if results are unpleasant? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Klonopin (clonazepam) and alcohol: Klonopin (clonazepam) ahould not be used with alcohol. These types of drugs combined with alcohol are the problems that find our celebrities dead in thier bathtubs. I would suggest at least 6-8 hrs between alcohol and klonopin, (clonazepam) but if you need the two of them you might consider yourself as having a substance abuse problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not dangerous: However we do not generally recommend alcohol with antibiotics. There should be a warning on the prescription bottle if there are any know issues. We do know that some antibiotics are weakened by alcohol but this is not tested in every case. If in doubt stay away from alcohol for the duration of the prescription. ...Read more
I take Toporol Xl 25 and 1/2 water pill and would like to drink a glass of wine occassionally is this okay?
Yes: An occasional glass of wine is not contraindicated ...Read more