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Inderal And Dreaming
Is taking inderal (propranolol) for antipsychotic akathisia and good idea because it can cause insomnia nightmares and trouble sleeping? I value sleep
Possibly so: Trouble sleeping, as well as vivid and unusual dreams can occur when taking Inderal (propranolol). Worsening of depression can also be a side effect. Other medications and underlying medical conditions may interfere with sleep. You list being on Klonopin - is that being prescribed for anxiety? Persistent mood and anxiety symptoms impair one's ability to sleep, as well as the quality of sleep. Hope this helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im on klonopin xanex remron and inderal (propranolol) for bad panic disorder insomnia and anxiety is this a good combo i fell great
I suffer from anxiety and trouble sleeping starting taking 5-htp and l-theanine take bystolic (nebivolol) and amelopine,hydroxine,clonazapam?
Need further info: Sorry you are struggling so much with very uncomfortable symptoms. It appears that in your case, one needs a thorough history of current presentation and past history. Hydroxicine and Clonazepam could be useful, except if you are suffering from a generalized anxiety disorder or an underlying depression. The treatment might require both psychotherapy and proper medication management. ...Read more
Clonazepam: Not for daily use. Absolutely not. This is setting you up for a lifetime of being medicated. Neither of these drugs are curing a problem. The underlying problem needs to be solved. ...Read more
Normal sleep architecture return after discontinuing meds like geodon (ziprasidone) celexa trazodone klonopin risperdal? I used to sleep without dreams & nightmares
Yes: Usually whatever side effects your having from meds will go away after stopping them. ...Read more
Im on Zoloft and Buspar (buspirone) and Risperdal for deeprassnt can Risperdal bi replace to remeron? For insomnia and anxiety and deeprassnt? ??
Different rationale.: The Buspar (buspirone) is often used for anxiety but it may take time for it to work. Zoloft is an antidepressant of the SSRI class , Risperdal is an antipsychotic but is used in small doses for severe anxiety. Remeron is an atypical antidepressant and is used more to stimulate appetite or improve your sleep. Please discuss this with your doctor. He has specific reasons for the use of each drug. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I have major depressive disorder with some anxiety. I take celexa (citalopram) 20mg and clonazepam. 0.5 mg at night. Having trouble falling asleep/ early wakenin.
Depression/Anxiety: Medication dosages might not be optimal. Discuss with your doctor possible adjustments. ...Read more
Good sleep hygeine but take trazodone 300mg to sleep as needed, but doesn't always work. Also taking lithium, verapamil, propranolol, bupropion, geodon (ziprasidone)?
Is it fine taking paxil (paroxetine) cr for OCD and olanzapine to increase appetite and for deeper sleep, paxil (paroxetine) caused to me insomnia and very light sleep .
Paxil (paroxetine) and insomnia: Paroxetine can cause insomnia. Please consult with your doctor re your insomnia or sleep disturbances. Some tips. Maintain same sleep time pattern. Avoid alcohol and stimulants. Avoid late eating. Make sleep environment comfortable. Pre-sleep ritual (soft music, wind down period, etc). ...Read more
Effexor (venlafaxine) with 0.4 of clonazepam, before sleep. Feeling very dizzy and confused at night. Heart races at sleep. What should I do?Can both meds be mixed?
Dr prescribed 50mg zoloft (sertraline) for depression, 80 mg propranolol for panic and .5 clonazepam for sleep from insomnia. Not sleeping. What otc sleep aid safe
I have PTSD, depression, and anxiety.
Is it OK to take trazodone, prazosin, buspar, and hydrochlorothiazide together?
BP meds PTSD: This is a complex issue. I specialize in BP issues and would be happy to do a 2nd opinion to get more information and then we can decide if it is OK. But in general can think good reason you cannot take them all together. I recommend going to drugs.com and look up drug interactions with these and any other over the counter things you are taking and then discuss with your Dr. ...Read more
Feel all sleep now dominated by dreamsnightmares. Wake up with fast heartbeat, angry. Clenching teeth. Take ativan (lorazepam) bc trying to not use antipsychotics?
Bipolar 2/anxiety/insomnia. Sleep deficit- Exhausted in afternoon but can't nap, often get anxiety attacks in bed. Trazodone only for bedtime. HELP?
Many diagnoses: You need to return to the prescribing doctor of you medications and discuss the symptoms you are having. Start there ...Read more
On paxil (paroxetine) propranolol tried neorotin trilptol hydroxyzine and just about every antidepressant for anxiety and panic any advice?
Anxiety and panic: I understand your frustration. Paxil, Propranolol, Neurontin, Hydroxyzine are not specific Medications for panic symptoms. Antidepressant medications and Neurontin can cause Anxiety. Go to a State or National Park to Feel the Wonders. Feel Blessings of 3 Million Air Sacs in your lungs giving Breath of Life every 4 seconds. Discuss with Psychiatrist Ativan, Xanax, (alprazolam) Therapy, Relaxation, Meditation ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
31 female, 5'2, and 175lbs.Suffer insomnia, sleep apnea, headaches, dermatoraphism and stomach anxiety. On seroquel, (quetiapine) temazapam and allery pills.Ideas?
Need multiple docs: Treat the sleep apnea (see sleep specialist). Treat the anxiety/psychiatric issues (see psychiatrist). Headaches and insomnia could be secondary to both the apneas and the anxiety. You have complex enough complaints that you'll need to see both those specialists to start. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can i take atenolol(tenormin) and propranolol(inderal) in small doses like 25mg Tenormin and 40 inderal? Its for anxiety
Does not make sense: Both of these drugs belong to the same class of agents and have the same effects. Therefore, it does not make sense to take both of them. It would be better to take only one of them in a higher dose. ...Read more
Severe panic in with Agoraphobia and GAD and health anxiety. I take high dose Xanax XR and Zoloft. Weaning from Zoloft to Prozac having extreme anxiet?
Add therapy: Certainly the medication may be adjusted as there are various choices in a situation and some people may respond better to one medication as compared to another. Therapy should probably be added to the treatment mix as there are various techniques that may be helpful in reducing your symptoms. ...Read more
Can I take 150 mg trazodone with halcion (triazolam)? To help with sleep initiation and sleep onset problems are is this too sedating?
Depends: How long have you been on Halcion (triazolam) or trazodone. This determines the amount of sedation you will suffer. Halcion (triazolam) is okay for short term use, but should not be used for more than a few weeks, because it is addictive and tolerance and rebound insomnia can develop. Trazodone should be only given at dose prescribed by physician, with any increase in dose determined by the doc giving it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer