Doctor insights on:
Can I take codeine 30mg zopiclone 7'5mg hydroxyzine 50mg sertraline100mg and Amitriptilne 30 mg is this ok?
Why?: Where you told to take them all at once? What's your diagnosis and your symptoms? Or do you want to take a med you don't take often with your usual meds? Ask again and clarify please! There's a 150 character limit for your question, inc. spaces and punctuation, so keep it brief but complete. ...Read more
Alprazolam is a short acting benzodiazepine, it does not last long in the system . So when used regularly with multiple doses to treat anxiety, it is associated with inter-dose withdrawal, tolerance and a resulting increase level of baseline anxiety. So in anxiety clinics, we use it only in cases of " flight , dentist or other infrequent anxieties, ...Read more
I recommendation : No! Please do not take vista rio together with other medicine. It may create more problems. Just use clonazepan. and dispersal if the last one is regular meds for you. ...Read more
THAT IS COCKTAIL: Did one single physicial prescribed all that? I would have it re- evaluated. ...Read more
Medication Effects: Your Life is Precious! Sertraline is a medication for depression and anxiety. 200mg/day is a very high dose and can even worsen the depression. Propranolol is used for angina and high blood pressure. It can cause depression. Cocodamol (Codeine with Paracetamol) a narcotic can cause depression and anxiety Go to E.R. for complete diagnosis; see a Cardiologist and a Psychiatrist for treatment. ...Read more
Will taking 600mg neurotin, 50mg topamax, 2mg intuniv, 5mg Abilify (aripiprazole) and 2mg Xanax be extremely bad?
Combination: Of these meds does require medical supervision and follow up to minimize bad side effects. ...Read more
I'm taking 200mg Wellbutrin, 100mg Zoloft, 60mg Cymbalta & 50mg Nortryptiline. Also 1mg Xanax (alprazolam) x 3 and 10mg Oxycodone x6. Still depressed & anxious.
It depends: In my practice unrecognized Bipolar Disorder, Substance Use Disorders, and PTSD are toward the top of what might be contributing to your ongoing disability. If you have access to a psychiatrist with addiction medicine expertise, likely they can help. Finding competent help is problematic. Please continue to seek help. Not easy! There is help. A therapeutic relationship essential. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Don't know: What you are taking these medications for. I have used this regimen for patients. If it has been prescribed in this manner by your psychiatrist/ physician - then, yes, it is ok. Take care. ...Read more
Probably OK: The question is whether they interact metabolically or have additive side effects. Paroxetine (Paxil) inhibits enzyme 3A4, the metabolism (break down)path of clonazepam (Klonopin) WEAKLY, insignificant unless you have rare genetic limitation of 3A4. But each of these meds may cause drowsiness--be careful--test them before you try driving, and don't become sleep deprived. ...Read more
My regimen is 2mg klonopin (clonazepam) 8am, 1mg ativan noon, 2mg klonopin (clonazepam) hs. if i miss my am dose klono, can i take with noon dose of ativan?
Not a good idea: Not sure why you would want to do this. Lorazepam and temazepam are both benzodiazepines. Temazepam is more sedating and used for insomnia. Lorazepam is less sedating and commonly used for anxiety or agitation, but they both have the same mechanism of action and both are addictive. The combined amount you you describe is a very high dose of benzodiazepine. ...Read more
See below: There is no dosing equivelancy for these medications. They are used for different reason and are not interchangeable. ...Read more
Is it safe to take lithium 1200mg Zoloft 50mg seroquel 500mg Benadryl (diphenhydramine) 25mg daily?
Possibly: You should be receiving the care of a psychiatrist and if you are getting appropriate management for your condition including periodic blood work checking for serum lithium levels hemoglobin a1c and blood lipid levels you should be fine. It may be helpful to get an ekg at some point to check for first degree heart block that can sometimes happen with lithium administration. ...Read more
Effexor (venlafaxine) 225mg hs, Neurontin 200mg bid, lisinopril 5mg ac, Prilosec 20mg ac, hydroxyzine 50mg hs, ativan .5 mg prn, too many rx's daily- liver damage?
Probably Not: Especially for someone who is young. Neurontin (gabapentin) doesn't even get metabolized by the liver. That being said, it makes sense to monitor you liver w/regular lab-work & to ask yourself if exercise, nutrition, & meditation can help your symptoms & reduce your pill burden. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer