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I just got prescribed iron pills, and I fall asleep after taking them?

I just got prescribed iron pills, and I fall asleep after taking them?

Not related: GI irritation, nausea and vomiting, constipation, and dark stools are the most common side effects. You may be tired or sleepy as a symptom of iron deficiency and anemia. You may want to adjust your protein intake up and decrease carbs for more energy, along with regular exercise ...Read more

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Why does it take me so long to fall asleep even after taking 200 mg of thorazine (chlorpromazine)? Sometimes I don't even fall asleep after taking the thorazine (chlorpromazine).

Why does it take me so long to fall asleep even after taking 200 mg of thorazine (chlorpromazine)? Sometimes I don't even fall asleep after taking the thorazine (chlorpromazine).

Well: This is a difficult question to answer as there are many different reasons people have difficulty sleeping including anxiety, depression, poor sleep environment, poor sleep hygiene, stimulates (such as caffeine), medications, mania, and other. If your current medication is not working, contact your doctor and discuss other options. ...Read more

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Do I have health intolerance if I feel exhausted after moderate 1h workout or tend to fall asleep after rather slow 2h walk around the neighbourhood?

Do I have health intolerance if I feel exhausted after moderate 1h workout or tend to fall asleep after rather slow 2h walk around the neighbourhood?

Functional Medicine: Consider seeing your family physician for routine blood work.
Functional medicine may help in evaluating why your body may be fatiguing so quickly and why you are easily exhausted.
Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Is it normal to fall asleep after a C-section and have a eye so blurry I can hardly see out of it?

Is it normal to fall asleep after a C-section and have a eye so blurry I can hardly see out of it?

No: Something happened. For example, if your eyes did not close all the way when you fell asleep, the surface of your cornea (shell in front of eye) could have dried up, and that could lead to blurred vision. The only way to determine what is going on is to see an eye md for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I can't fall asleep at night. Will taking a medication help?

I can't fall asleep at night. Will taking a medication help?

Maybe: Before trying medication, you may want to check and be sure you are promoting sleep.
Avoid caffeine late in the day. Go to sleep around the same time in a quiet dark comfortable place. Get regular exercise during the day, but not too close to bedtime. Don't eat heavy meals close to bedtime. Avoid excess alcohol.
If you are doing these things, and still can't get to sleep, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is taking pills every night to help fall asleep bad for you?

Is taking pills every night to help fall asleep bad for you?

Depends: It depends on the type of pill - sedatives can cause physical dependence otc remedies can have other adverse effects. ...Read more

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How can you best fall asleep without taking drastic measures?

How can you best fall asleep without taking drastic measures?

Using good sleep: Hygiene. 1. Keep a regular bedtime & wakening time (to include weekends). Get up the same time each day, regardless of what time you fell asleep.
2. Make a regular, relaxing bedtime routine. Relaxing rituals prior to bedtime many include a warm bath or shower, aroma therapy, reading, or listening to gentle music.
3. Sleep in a dark, quiet, cool room on comfortable mattress & pillows. ...Read more

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I suddenly am unable to fall asleep. What can I do without taking pills?

I suddenly am unable to fall asleep. What can I do without taking pills?

Insomnia: Depending on the causes which need to be treated first. For primary insomnia with no apparent cause, sleep hygiene works fairly well. ...Read more

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I have been taking quetiapine 25mg for a year and want to quit them but can't fall asleep at all. I quit them 2 days ago and haven't slept since... p?

I have been taking quetiapine 25mg for a year and want to quit them but can't fall asleep at all. I quit them 2 days ago and haven't slept since... p?

I would talk to your: Prescribing doctor before stopping the seroquel (quetiapine). The provider can help to find alternatives to this medication. In the meantime - how is your sleep hygiene? 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. ...Read more

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A friend takin 1xanax2mg bar. Really just made me a tad bit sleepy but not enough to fall asleep. So I was considering taking 2 1/2 10/325 mgs of hydro. Sa?

A friend takin 1xanax2mg bar. Really just made me a tad bit sleepy but not enough to fall asleep. So I was considering taking 2 1/2 10/325 mgs of hydro. Sa?

Review with DR: The answer to your question is not available in this format.
You need to contact the DR who is RXing the meds and review with them.
That DR will have your medical history and be able to make the decision. ...Read more

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I take Ambien (zolpidem) to sleep at night. I have been taking it for 3 months now. I took it at 9:30pm I'm still awake. It's 12:15am. Why can't I fall asleep?

I take Ambien (zolpidem) to sleep at night. I have been taking it for 3 months now. I took it at 9:30pm I'm still awake. It's 12:15am. Why can't I fall asleep?

Maybe not as effect.: You may be becoming sensitized meaning it will not work as good. You need to discuss with your doctor other options. ...Read more

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Just started taking Abilify (aripiprazole) with my other meds. Since I started it, I can not stay asleep for anything. If I sit down, I fall asleep! Please help!

Just started taking Abilify (aripiprazole) with my other meds. Since I started it, I can not stay asleep for anything. If I sit down, I fall asleep! Please help!

Tell your doctor: Not sure for what condition you are being treated. You state depression but have been started on anti-anxiety medication and an anti-psychotic (Abilify). Let your doctor know that you can't stay awake. Ask about use of antidepressant medication and if he is using the Abilfy mood stabilizer prior to adding an antidepressant (for Bipolar?). The treatment should not be worse than the disease. ...Read more

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Taking 40 mg vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine). I can tell the meds wear off late afternoon but at night I can't fall asleep? Is the medicine not completely out of my system?

Taking 40 mg vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine). I can tell the meds wear off late afternoon but at night I can't fall asleep? Is the medicine not completely out of my system?

Talk to doctor: While most of Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is eliminated from the body in about 8 hours (varies with the individual), a small amount takes longer to be metabolized and may cause difficulty falling asleep. Compare your sleep on a day you don't take Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) to be sure. Discuss what to do with prescribing doctor. Options may be to lower the dose, take earlier in the morning or try a shorter-acting stimulant. Good luck. ...Read more

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How can I fall asleep faster?

How can I fall asleep faster?

Try use of good: 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, chamomile tea or melatonin along w light reading, warm bath or lavender scent. ...Read more

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How to make a baby fall asleep?

How to make a baby fall asleep?

Comfort her: There are many reasons for the baby not to be comfortable and refuse to go to sleep. Things which make baby uncomfortable are dirty diaper, hunger, loud noises and light around. Baby over exhausted, over tired, over sleepy. Then there are medical reason like stuffy nose, fever, formula problems. ...Read more

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How can you fall asleep faster?

How can you fall asleep faster?

Use good sleep: Hygiene. 1.Keep regular bed ; waking time (even weekends). Rise same time each day, regardless of time you fell asleep. 2. Develop relaxing bedtime routine: warm bath/shower, aromatherapy, reading, or listening to gentle music. 3. Sleep in dark, quiet, cool room w comfortable mattress ; pillows. 4. Bedroom is only for sleep ; sex. No work materials, computers, ; tv in room. 5. Finish eating at. ...Read more

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Afraid to let baby fall asleep!?

Afraid to let baby fall asleep!?

Why?: If you have specific concern please discuss them with your pediatrician. Babies need a great deal of sleep. ...Read more

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Is it bad to fall asleep quickly?

Is it bad to fall asleep quickly?

Depends: Short sleep latency as already described may not be bad. Average time to fall asleep is about 11 minutes. Less than 8 minutes may be a sign of a sleep disorder. It may also indicate sleep deprivation. If there are other symptoms like daytime sleepiness or snoring or visual hallucinations during sleep onset or awakening... Should get it checked. ...Read more

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Why do body parts "fall asleep"?

Pressure on...: ...Either arteries that feed the body part that falls asleep, or (as in hitting the "funny bone") the nerves that carry sensations from that body part. ...Read more

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What foods can help me fall asleep?

What foods can help me fall asleep?

Foods to sleep: Varies. Depends on why you have insomnia. Some foods that help are glass of warm milk and foods with tryptophane e.g. Turkey. Best to find out why you have insomnia and call your doctor for any examination. ...Read more

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How might one fall asleep instantly?

How might one fall asleep instantly?

Instant sleep?: The only way to fall asleep relatively instantly is through IV medications like you receive in anesthesia. Even then there are a few seconds before you're asleep. Your sleep latency (time from full wakefulness to sleep) decreases with level of sleep deprivation. If you're very sleep deprived, you might fall asleep within 5 minutes. If well rested over time, needing 15-20 min is more normal. ...Read more

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What should I do to fall asleep fast?

Tired: It seems like something obvious but make sure you are tired when you try to go to bed. Many people are ramped up either because of food, television or stress at night before sleep. Create a relaxing bedtime routine that gets you in the mood to sleep. This helps. Also make sure your medications are not worsening sleep, this would include those taken early in the day like vitamins. ...Read more

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What can I do to fall asleep earlier?

Some suggestions: First thing if you want to fall asleep earlier is increase your sleep pressure. This means get up earlier. Also avoid napping and stimulant medications such as caffeine during the day. In addition in the evening/night avoid extra lights in the form of computer/television/screens. Try relaxation strategies to help turn that mind off as well. ...Read more

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What should I do to fall asleep faster?

Use excellent sleep: Hygiene. 1. Keep regular bed ; wakening time (includes weekends). Get up same time daily.
2. Make a regular, relaxing bedtime routine: warm bath or shower, aromatherapy, reading, or listening to gentle music.
3. Sleep in dark, quiet, cool room w comfortable mattress ; pillows.
4. Use bedroom only for sleep ; sex. Put work materials, computers, ; tvs in another room.
5. Finish eating at least. ...Read more

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What are some ways to help fall asleep?

What are some ways to help fall asleep?

Use good sleep: Hygiene. 1. Keep regular bed ; wakening time (includes weekends). Get up same time daily.
2. Make a regular, relaxing bedtime routine: warm bath or shower, aromatherapy, reading, or listening to gentle music.
3. Sleep in dark, quiet, cool room w comfortable mattress ; pillows.
4. Use bedroom only for sleep ; sex. Put work materials, computers, ; tvs in another room.
5. Finish eating at least. ...Read more

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What should I do to help me fall asleep?

Use sleep hygiene: That is excellent. 1. Keep regular bed ; wakening time (includes weekends). Get up same time daily.
2. Make a regular, relaxing bedtime routine: warm bath or shower, aromatherapy, reading, or listening to gentle music.
3. Sleep in dark, quiet, cool room w comfortable mattress ; pillows.
4. Use bedroom only for sleep ; sex. Put work materials, computers, ; tvs in another room.
5. Finish. ...Read more