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How Long Before Bed Should I Take Melatonin
Couple of hours: There is no definitive medical research on the ideal answer to this question. However, one study did find that not waiting at least and hour after meals to sleep increased the risk of stroke significantly. 1-2 hours between the last meal and bedtime is a reasonable estimate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
24 hours: Wait until the next day.Get a more detailed answer ›
Safe. : They are safe to take together but will make you groggy. ...Read more
As long as possible: You should wait at least 12 hours before taking ambien (zolpidem). If the drinks were very strong, you should wait a few more hours. It is not a good idea to mix alcohol with sleeping pills as they can slow or stop your breathing in high doses and cause oversedation or coma. It is better to find other ways to treat insomnia including cognitive behavioral therapy. ...Read more
Follow instructions.: As far as i know that would be an over-the-counter medication. I would refer to the packaging instructions for your particular situation. Your age and weight should be taken into account, as well as any other drug interactions which may occur. ...Read more
Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and robitus: It is ok to take them together. ...Read more
I've asked a lot: of MD's this question. Some start you off on the new med right after stopping the old one. Some wait as much as two weeks. You are mixing an herb with a Tricyclic, so I'd play it safe and wait awhile. As a psychiatrist who knows about herbs. Most don't. ...Read more
Ambien (zolpidem): Overnight.Get a more detailed answer ›
Insomnia?: Do you take HTP% for insomnia?, have you been tested for serotonin deficiency? which if is low may induce insomnia. 5-HTP CAN RESTORE SEROTONIN LEVELS AND HELP IMPROVE:1.General mood. 2. Depression. 3. nxiety 4. Insomnia. 5. Weight loss. 6. Chronic headaches. 7. Migraines. 8. Fibromyalgia. etc. You should see a psychologist and find out why you have this issue, do not auto-medicate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bed bug bites may: Cause no sx's/signs in some except for 2 small points where skin was punctured. When there's a reaction, it may show as fast as an hour or may not show for several days after being bitten. It can cause itchy, pink, swollen, lesions with a clear center. In cases of hypersensitivity blisters may develop. A telltale sign is linear track from sequential feedings – but doesn't always happen. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How do I take euthyrox before or after eating?And if before how long before eating should I take it?Is it wrong to take it without eating?
Take on empty stomac: I believe euthyrox n is a brand of levothyroxine sold outside states. As such, levothyroxine is best taken on an empty stomach eg 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals. New studies suggest best when taken on empty stomach at bedtime. Check out recent post at https://www.Healthtap.Com/#user_questions/852142. Most important to be consistent re timing as we can always adjust dose to your regimen. ...Read more
Do I take my zantac (ranitidine) or ativan first? How much time should lapse before I take the other?
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As long as you need: This is difficult to answer-classically you should sleep long enough to feel refreshed. Sometimes a power nap will suffice if your driving distance and approach is not difficult. If you have a more complex journey home requiring more alertness/attention-sleep longer. ...Read more
go right to sleep!: If you mean drink alcohol, don't! if you simply meant you wanted a drink of water, there is a sublingual form of zolpidem called edular that does require you to wait a while before having anything to eat or drink; however, you are supposed to put yourself in bed, and be ready to fall asleep after taking Ambien or you could get yourself into trouble doing something unsafe you do not remember. ...Read more
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