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Zolpidem Hemitartrate 10mg
Cloneazepam ambien (zolpidem): wow you are taking two medications that work on the Benzo receptor. Your Ambien (zolpidem) is far too high and current recommendation is that ambien (zolpidem) should not exceed 6.25mg and only to be used short duration. So I guess its not okay to use both at the same time. ...Read more
Probably ok: Check with your prescribing doctor before mixing medicines. There's no special danger in using these together — i sometimes prescribe both, as Ambien (zolpidem) helps mainly with falling asleep and trazodone with staying asleep. But since they are both sleeping pills, the effect is additive and there's a risk of over-sedation. ...Read more
See below: There is no dosing equivelancy for these medications. They are used for different reason and are not interchangeable. ...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
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
Can i take diazepam with concerta3 tablets at 36 mg tegretol 1 tablet at 200mg 1 tablet at 400mg zolpidem 20mg cyclizine amitriptyline 50mg?
Ask your MD: THe medications and the dosages are concerning if you take them all at one time. Please ask your doctor on the potential side effects of this cocktail. ...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
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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?
40mg citalopram in am, 4mg klonopin during day, 900mg gabapentin w dinner, 25mg seroquel @ night. Can i take 10mg of Ambien (zolpidem) with the seroquel?
Does anyone see a problem with my combo of daily meds?
Am: 100mg tramadol hcl, 10mg citalopram, 40mg omeprazole cr. Pm: 100mg tramadol, 150mg seroquel (quetiapine)
Can be: Citalopram & omeprzole can increase the blood levels of citalopram causing heart rhythm problems. Tramadol & seroquel (quetiapine) have been known to cause seizures. Tramadol and citalopram together may increase the chance of serotonin syndrome seroquel (quetiapine) & citalopram may increase the timin of a part of you heart rhythm consult your doctor & be sure he is aware of these. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Hydroxyzine 10mg ordered PRN for anxiety. Is it ok to take it every night? Viibryd (vilazodone hydrochloride) 10mg is also taken 10mg daily.
Yes: Yes, there are no interactions according to my reference Epocrates. ...Read more