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Pamelor (nortriptyline) 25mg daily. desryl 50-100 mg for sleep. Risperadol. 5 twice a day ativan prn does this seem like a safe \ effective combo second opinion wise?

Pamelor (nortriptyline) 25mg daily. desryl 50-100 mg for sleep. Risperadol. 5 twice a day ativan prn does this seem like a safe \ effective combo second opinion wise?

Could be: There could. Be good reasons for all of your meds. I'd talk it over with your doc before getting another opinion. If you aren't doing well & tell your doc you want another opinion he will probably refer you. ...Read more

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Request Ambien (zolpidem) taper schedule. Current dose = Ambien (zolpidem) 5mg and Ambien (zolpidem) cr 6.5mg q.D. At bed for ssri taper. 1 month clear of ssri, doing well...Desire taper from ambien (zolpidem). Otc meds (melatonin) help?

Request Ambien (zolpidem) taper schedule.  Current dose = Ambien (zolpidem) 5mg and Ambien (zolpidem) cr 6.5mg q.D. At  bed for ssri taper.  1 month clear of ssri, doing well...Desire  taper from ambien (zolpidem).  Otc meds (melatonin) help?

Work w/your doctor: For this question, it's best to work with your own physician so that you and s/he can be on the same page together. You need to be followed so that help is available if any of your symptoms return, etc. ...Read more

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How much quicker do klonopin (clonazepam) wafers act than regular klonopin (clonazepam)?

Klonopin (clonazepam) wafers: Any orally disintegrating medication will have an onset at least 30 minutes faster than pills. ...Read more

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I am taking Lexapro (escitalopram) 10mg (1) each am, tramadol 50mg prn (usually 2 a day), trazadone 50 mg each pm. Can I use flonase?

I am taking  Lexapro (escitalopram) 10mg (1) each am, tramadol 50mg prn (usually 2 a day), trazadone  50 mg each pm.  Can I use flonase?

Probably yes: Very little of the nasal steroid actually enters your bloodstream. This why it is safe to use in kids. So you should be good to go. ...Read more

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Could the biaxin (500mg-12h)be interacting with my Seroquel XR (100mg-bedtime)? Seroquel feels stronger. Also on dexedrine, wellbutrin (bupropion) xl, salbutamol

Could the biaxin (500mg-12h)be interacting with my Seroquel XR (100mg-bedtime)? Seroquel feels stronger. Also on dexedrine, wellbutrin (bupropion) xl, salbutamol

Major interactions: Amongst all the drugs you mentioned,yes the seroquel would become stronger with biaxin,good observation, but salbutamol too would interact with biaxin, these combinations can cause heart beat irregularities an untoward complications.As for the other 2 u r on: dexedrine and bupropion, them together or in combination with seroquel need to be monitored with doses adjustments, or finding alternatives ...Read more

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Why do sleep aides (benadryl, ambien, sonata (zaleplon) ,lunesta, prosom, elavil) not work for me?

Why do sleep aides (benadryl, ambien, sonata (zaleplon) ,lunesta, prosom, elavil) not work for me?

Different: Everyone is different. It also depends upon why you are having difficulty with sleep. If you suffer insomnia talk to your doctor about this. There are many medications that can be used for this disorder. ...Read more

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Can I use plexus slim with Vyvanse Lexapro Suboxone klonopin Ambien (zolpidem) hctz atenolol levothyroxine & atorvastatin?Thank you.

Can I use plexus slim with Vyvanse Lexapro Suboxone klonopin Ambien (zolpidem) hctz atenolol levothyroxine & atorvastatin?Thank you.

Yes you can but: You can as there is no interaction but since you do have several medical conditions and taking all those meds i will advice to get approval of your doctor if you go on any very low calorie diet. ...Read more

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Dr. switched me to lorazepram from Xanax (alprazolam) to help ween off benzo.. Cannot reach her tonight. Side effects of switching same day? Been on .5 2-4x daily

Dr. switched me to lorazepram from Xanax (alprazolam) to help ween off benzo.. Cannot reach her tonight. Side effects of switching same day? Been on .5 2-4x daily

Should : Have very little side effects from one benzo to the other. Little easier to wean down on the lorazepam. So slow and steady and it should limit the side effect issues ...Read more

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Safe to take tylenol (acetaminophen) for headache? Taking lantus, celexa 20mg and Lorazapam .25 2-3x prn (tapering) Thanks

Safe to take tylenol (acetaminophen) for headache? Taking lantus, celexa 20mg and Lorazapam .25 2-3x prn (tapering)
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Usually Yes...: For some people Tylenol (acetaminophen) can help with muscle tension headaches. Don't take more than 2 grams (3 max) per day since that can cause liver damage. If your headache doesn't get better or changes then talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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How we can safetly switch from the combo (100 mg ZOLOFT + 150 mg WELLBUTRIN (bupropion) XL) daily to the combo (50 mg ZOLOFT + 300 mg WELLBUTRIN (bupropion) XL) daily ?

How we can safetly switch from the combo (100 mg ZOLOFT + 150 mg WELLBUTRIN (bupropion) XL) daily to the combo (50 mg ZOLOFT + 300 mg WELLBUTRIN (bupropion) XL) daily ?

Who are 'We'?: Is one of the 'We' your Dr? If not - it should be. And then, your Dr is the one to take responsibility for this transition. Psych meds are not a good DIY project. Find professional guidance. Best! ...Read more

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My arnp has me on 20 mg of Lexapro (escitalopram) 1x daily as well as bupropion HCl sr 150mg 2x daily. I'm reading they don't mix well? Should i wean off lexapro (escitalopram)?

My arnp has me on 20 mg of Lexapro (escitalopram) 1x daily as well as bupropion HCl sr 150mg 2x daily. I'm reading they don't mix well? Should i wean off lexapro (escitalopram)?

Not sure where : You read that. Lexapro or other ssri's are often combined with wellbutrin (bupropion) to help people who have combination of atypical depressive symptoms ; typical depressive sxs or anxiety disorders. This is usually a well tolerated combination. I would not recommend coming off of this type of medication without discussing with the provider. ...Read more

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I'm on elavil (amitriptyline) 25 yrs.150 mg. For depression & anxiety-xanax on & off could i switch to ssri. I'd need ssri w/ sedative effect like elavil (amitriptyline) - recommend?

I'm on elavil (amitriptyline) 25 yrs.150 mg. For depression & anxiety-xanax on & off could i switch to ssri. I'd need ssri w/ sedative effect like elavil (amitriptyline) - recommend?

Options are availabl: Alternatives to xanax (alprazolam) are available. Discuss options with your physician. Abrupt unsupervised discontinuation of high regular xanax (alprazolam) doses can lead to withdrawal symptoms and possibly seizures. ...Read more

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