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Pms Trazodone 50mg
Can I mix 5mg Ambien (zolpidem) and 50mg trazodone? My Dr added the Ambien (zolpidem) but didn't say how exactly to take the two together
Most of the time: Headaches tend to be a short term side effect but like everything else you need to way the pros and cons. If the trazadone helps with your insomnia and you can tolerate the headaches until they stop, usually within a weeks time, then do so. If the headaches do not cease, they are too troublesome or medicine is not effective for insomnia then go back to your prescriber for an alternative. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it ok to take 50mg of trazodone before bed and 10mg of buspirone twice daily and 20 mg of fluoxitine once daily?
Combo: As prescribed, should be ok.Get a more detailed answer ›
I been on trazodone for a week 50mg and 2mg lunesta (eszopiclone) for sleep doesn't help can I take two trazodone with lunesta (eszopiclone)?
No: Until further advised by your physician, increasing your dosage of trazadone may or may not produce a unwanted dosage response along with lunesta (eszopiclone). You should have your doctor figure out why you can't fall asleep first instead meds. ...Read more
I have been taking between 50mg and 200mg Trazodone for 4 weeks and now want to switch to cymbalta (duloxetine). Can I change without tapering.
I was given trazodone 50mg for insomnia but I only slept an hour and woke up, can I take 2 for better results. I only sleep 2-3 hrs a night : (?
Taking 50mg trazodone/night. How many hours should I space one glass of wine or rita, before taking pill? Or should I not take my pill that night?
Hours: Generally you don't want to drink within 2-4 hours of sleep because this contributes to nighttime waking. If you wake trazadone specifically for sleep, this should be safe. Less is always better so if you can go without the combination of alcohol and medications, that may be helpful. ...Read more
50mg trazodone stopped working (sleep). Then took 75mg, again stopped working. Doc said I could go up to 150mg. Worried I will become dependent. Help.
Actually it is not:
Ucommon to require higher doses of trazodone. Here are some sleep hygiene tips to use. 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 may include a warm bath or shower, aromatherapy, reading, or listening to gentle music.
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I was prescribed 50mg of Trazodone six weeks ago to help sleep. I am also on 1.5mg of Ativan (lorazepam) (6+ years). I would like to stop both, Traz first.
See your physician: See your physician before making any medication changes, which can be dangerous. He/she will want to explore your reasons for wanting to come off the medications, as well as perform a physical examination. You will be able to come off these medications safely under your physician's guidance. Http://www. Bcnc. Org. Uk/symptoms. Html, http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a682053.html ...Read more
PMS tips: There are a number of things you can help with cramps. Omega 3 fatty acid and magnesium supplementation can be beneficial. Avoid excessive sugar and low quality carbohydrate intake. Don’t add extra salt to your food and avoid processed foods containing extra salt. Reduce caffeine and alcohol use. Stay physically active. ...Read more
PMS Sxs: I agree with dr. Thanapathy. Pms symptoms can include feeling tearful, irritability, mood swings, anger, depressed mood, change in sex drive & anxiety. These may be accompanied by swelling of the breasts (or extremities), weight gain, bloating, cramps, overeating, headaches (to include migraines), dizziness, fainting and palpitations. Sleep may be disturbed with problems with acne or hives. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
PMS symptoms: Pms includes both physical and emotional symptoms in the 1-2 weeks before your menstrual period, and which go away when bleeding starts. These include: swollen, tender breasts; feeling tired; sleeping poorly; upset stomach; bloating; constipation/diarrhea; trouble w/concentration; headache or backaches; joint aches & pains; tension & irritability; depression; mood swings; crying spells, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Desyrel (trazodone): It is the brand name for trazodone, an antidepressant which is mainly used to help people sleep. Only doses above 400mg has antidepressant effects but that would usually cause so much sleepiness that it is not used at all for depression. Most people sleep well at 100mg or below. A minority needs up to 450mg to sleep well, but they have other severe mental problems also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer