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What can I use for sleep after stopping trazodone? Previously on geodon, risperdal, klonopin, ativan, melatonin. At this point believe brain wont cbt

What can I use for sleep after stopping trazodone? Previously on geodon, risperdal, klonopin, ativan, melatonin. At this point believe brain wont cbt

Some alternatives: I don't understand the meaning of your last sentence; does it mean you have tried insomnia-directed cbt (as well as attention to sleep hygiene) but it hasn't worked? Sleep aids you didn't mentioned include rozerem, doxepin, and various otc herbal mixtures. Also, withdrawal from some of the meds you mentioned could interfere with sleep. And, i'm assuming you aren't using alcohol in the evenings. ...Read more

Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Clonazepam (Definition)

Klonopin (clonazepam) belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines. They are also referred to as sedative-hypnotics & anxiolytics. These medications are used for a variety of indications to include anxiety, insomnia, muscle spasm, seizure, & alcohol withdrawal. All benzodiazepines including Clonazepam are potentially habit forming. Alcohol should be ...Read more


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Is taking 50000 iu D2 pill 1/week for month safe, esp along with 300 mg Wellbutrin XL (morn) & 1.5 mg Klonopin plus 1 mg melatonin (night)?

Is taking 50000 iu D2 pill 1/week for month safe, esp along with 300 mg Wellbutrin XL (morn) & 1.5 mg Klonopin plus 1 mg melatonin (night)?

Pretty safe.: That is the recommended dose for that vitamin D. There is not an obvious interaction between any of the drugs except for klonapin and melatonin (they both make one sleepy) and the interaction there is quite mild. Klonapin is a controlled dangerous substance with addictive potential. ...Read more

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My son is 6 and takes resperidone 0.5 mg bid, klonopin 0.5 and melatonin 3mg his blood work came back with low IgM and tetanus and pneumonia tiger low?

My son is 6 and takes resperidone 0.5 mg bid, klonopin 0.5 and melatonin 3mg his blood work came back with low IgM and tetanus and pneumonia tiger low?

No relationship: the medications and the low antibody tigers are not related.See your pediatrician to see if further blood work needs to be done to check for immunodeficiency. ...Read more

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3 mg melatonin/1 mg klonopin dangers. Crazy anxiet with melatonin so i grabbed klon but 1 mg instead of .5. Im very nervous that i wont wake up?

3 mg melatonin/1 mg klonopin dangers. Crazy anxiet with melatonin so i grabbed  klon but 1 mg instead of .5. Im very nervous that i wont wake up?

Extra Klonopin: It is unlikely that increasing the dose to 1 mg will induce a coma. I would caution you to only take medication as directed in the future. ...Read more

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I took 2 mg klonopin and 18 mg of melatonin not knowing I wasn't supposed to mix the two. Is there a chance I won't wake up? I'm worried :(

Relax: Melatonin is extremely safe. Walter Pierpaoli, MD, PhD, is one of the leading melatonin researchers in the world. Dr. Pierpaoli says that "Melatonin is so safe you can take it by the pound." I would be more concerned about Klonopin. A recent report in the British Medical Journal reported that even short-term usage of the benzodiazepines greatly increased the risk of later Alzheimer's disease. ...Read more

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I take 1 mg of Klonopin and 50 mg of Topimax at night. Would it be ok to take a low dose (1-3mg) of melatonin?

Natural products: It would be perfectly OK, as melatonine is a natural product that helps your own similar substance work in sleep physiology and "bring down the curtains". It would also work better, if you keep your room dark when you take it. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Melatonin (Definition)

Melatonin_is a hormone that helps regulate sleep. Some studies suggest that there is abnormal melatonin production in children with autism and other developmental disorders. Several studies suggest that melatonin may be useful for improving sleep, if ...Read more


Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Klonopin (Definition)

Klonopin is a long-acting benzodiazepine which is a kind of sleep-inducing drug (anti-anxiety drug, psychiatric drug) and a blood pressure drug which is a ...Read more