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... Im new to this section of Health Boards but have spent a lot of time over at the Pain Management section. Im looking for information on long term sleep meds. I have used Ambien in the past, with great success, but as we all know, its a short term med. ... (9 replies)
... I have had speech problems with short term use but only after I have taken it and before I went to sleep. Its kind of funny when your words dont come out quite like you heard them in your head. ... (9 replies)
... What kind of speech problems can Ambien cause with long-term use? Has anyone else heard of this? (9 replies)

... taken it but it's to strong for me, I feel very tired the next day but who is to say it wont work for you. Also The doctor gave me Seroquel which also helps with sleep but beware of weight gain. ... (9 replies)
... I found the perfect sleep mask. ... (9 replies)
... You are SO right, Sheltie. Those who sleep simply don't have a clue. ... (9 replies)
... but it doesn't always put you RIGHT to sleep so sometimes I take something else. ... (9 replies)
... I typed a long reply and hit post and got a server error. I tried again and all my text was gone.... ... (9 replies)
... I, too, have been a night owl as long as I can remember. ... (9 replies)
... I'm on Ambian CR, I don't even know what class of meds they are and if most of these newer fancy sounding ones like Lunesta will only have the same half-lifes as Ambian(2-4 hours if I'm remembering right). I'm taking ambian in two spereate doses to get a full nights sleep. I'm looking for just one longeracting sleep aid that's STRONG and is remotely quivanant to the... (0 replies)
... term use. Over time, people definitely do become dependent on any kind of sleep aid, and if you get into a habit of using something every night, stopping it will be a challenge, for sure. ... (3 replies)
... hour and sleep for 6 or 7 hours straight. When I went back to him to refill the perscription, he forgot and wrote it up for the regular 10mg Ambian. ... (3 replies)
... yes, its amazing sometimes how just a couple months of sleep meds can really screw up natural sleep. I think you will be ok in a few months but it's very unpredictable. ... (26 replies)
... Are the OTC sleep meds addictive or do they cause any withdrawal symptoms if taken long term. I speaking specifically of Diphenhydramine and Doxylamine Succinate. I would really appreciate any info anyone can share. Thanks so much. ... (4 replies)
... Insomnia is a hallmark withdrawal symptom. Years of Zoloft no doubt messed with your natural sleep pattern as well. ... (9 replies)
... I was literally not able to function let alone sleep! I couldn't do normal everyday stuff for me or my kids and therefore the Doctor recommended a perscription sleep aid. If you have severe insomnia the effects can eventually even put you in the hospital!! ... (9 replies)
... Hi y'all back! By the way, Bilbo, which neck of the woods are you in? From where I sit, I look south and see the unique outline of Lookout Mountain - half of it in Tennessee - the other half in Georgia. Yup... this is the South! And it's HOT !! Bye, y'all! :D (9 replies)
... I was going to last night, but I didn't get much sleep at all the night before, so I didn't chance it. ... (2 replies)
... others don't agree. Someone on here gave a good explanation about what happens when one takes sleep aids for a long time. ... (2 replies)
... for these. So far an organic supplement of valerian plus taking 100 mg of magnesuium has helped me the most. It allows me to fall asleep quicker and to return to sleep once i wake up. It also reduced the amount of times i wake up. Also I was prescribed cytomel and have been taking a adrenal supplement. ... (1 replies)

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