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Lexapro At Night
Psychiatric consult: These 2 symptoms are quite sufficient to indicate the need for a thorough physical exam to eliminate any cause or contributing factor. Most likely, this will then lead to an equally excellent psychiatric evaluation to reveal the underlying cause. Please get the medical attention indicated; you ned not continue this rather uncom., & poss. Serious condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I take 400 mg lamictal 40 Paxil (paroxetine) .5-1 clonopin for bipolar/anxiety. Slept well at first now restless at night and nap 2-4 hrs. During the day. Help!
If prescribed, yes: Sometimes psychiatrists do use this combination, especially when someone is having a big problem with sleep along with anxiety/depression. If prescribed, your doctor will be keeping a watch on the doses and any potential signs of serotonin overload. Generally mirtazepine will be at a lower dose than the zoloft (sertraline). If doing this on your own without your doctor's knowledge, please don't. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When I lay down at night I take remeron (mirtazapine) 45 at night for depression/sleep and have racing thOughts half the time anything similar to remeron (mirtazapine) sedation?
See your dr.: If you are having racing thoughts when you take Remeron, (mirtazapine) then you need to be reevaluated for bipolar depresson. Sometimes anxiety can cause racing thoughts as well. You should see your treating physician and report the response you have to your med. Don't use illicit drugs like meth, b/c they can cause similar symptoms. ...Read more
Is it ok to take vitamin D3 2000 at night when i take my celexa (citalopram) at night at dinner time? Celexa (citalopram) is 10mg but starting 20mg.
Usually Fine: There is no direct interaction between vitamin d and celexa. Whether someone develops any sedation or activation from Celexa or any ssri varies person to person. I recommend trying any new psychiatric medication at 1/2 of the lowest dose midday on a saturday to assess response. The person will discover if s/he would better tolerate taking the med in am or pm. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Usually at night: Usually zoloft (sertraline) is calming and facilitates sleep even though it isn't a sleep aid. But a minority of people feel more awake and can't sleep after taking it. They need to take it in the morning. So, start out by taking it at night and, if it keeps you up, start taking it in am. ...Read more
I'm taking venlafaxine and am not sleeping at night. Can I take melatonin low dose at night to get some rest?
Yes: Both meds can be used concurrentlyGet a more detailed answer ›
Can celexa cause insomnia? Morning or night? Also taking seroquel (quetiapine) with food at night to sleep
Baby: Babies sleep so many hours that the night alone would not be enough. Plus, they require frequent feeding, so they wake up often. And on top, they are slow eaters (they are very smart on this!). So it is ok. Babies sleep only when they feel like. Gradually, they grow up to adjust to a more normal (for adults) pattern. ...Read more
Yes.: Actually, the best time to take Olanzapine and Lorazepam is at bedtime because they are sedating. Some people take the Olanzapine after supper and the Lorazepam right at bedtime because it is faster acting. If the Olanzapine by itself controls your anxiety and puts you to sleep, you may skip the Ativan (lorazepam) all together and just take it as needed for breakthrough anxiety. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i take 50 mg of Zoloft (sertraline) at night and 100 mg in the morning's I have noticed sleeping problems. I always took them at night and noticed bad sleep.
It depends.: The medication is generally written for daily use. Whether you take it in the morning afternoon or evening depends upon your preference. If it makes you sleepy you may want to take at night, if it seems to bother your sleep you may want to take it in the morning. It is however best to take it at the same time each day. That way you are less likely to forget to take the medication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am taking fluoxetine-20 mg daily dose & having problem in sleeping at night. i feel very sleepy at noon, after lunch. can i take sleeping pill?
Fluoxetine(Prozac): Fluoxetine(Prozac) is used to treat depression and Anxiety. Side effect can be Anxiety, nervousness, and Insomnia. The medication works for 24 hours. By changing time, decreasing dose, and not using Alcohol; insomnia may not happen. Discuss with Psychiatrist Diagnosis, benefits and side effects of Fluoxetine, decreasing the dose; Therapy, and if improve without taking a sleeping pill. ...Read more