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  • Weaning down Trazodone

    I had been taking 150mg of Trazodone, up from 100mg, for a month or so while the dr. Adjusted my cipralex. She wanted me to go back down to 100mg so I decreased by 25mg for 2 weeks with no problem then went down by another 25 10 days ago so I am back to 100mg. The last few days I have had trouble sleeping...

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  • 150MG Trazodone - Cluster headaches.

    Hello everyone, I'm new to this. I have been taking 150mg of this medication since mid January 2018 for insomnia, agoraphobia, panic attacks, and depression, it does help me nod off to sleep, the past few days i have had nothing but splitting headaches, weak muscles dizziness, not to mention...

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  • 50 mg of Trazadone and Headaches

    I was prescribed 50 mg of Trazadone for Depression / anxiety on the 26th of June, since staring taking this dose I have noticed I am getting bad headaches that make me feel sick, blurred vision, sweating, dizziness and diarrhoea, I spoke to my psychiatrist about the symptoms I am getting and she told...

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  • Stopping Trazadone. Need help

    Hi I've been taking 12.5 mg of trazadone since June for sleep recently my dr. also increased abilify to 4 mg. I cut down on the trazadone for 2 weeks to 6 mg and then stopped. Lately I've had heightened anxiety and depressive times. How long will the withdrawals from trazadone last?

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  • Trazadone -night sweats??

    I have been on 50 mg of traz for about 5 days. Since then, I have had mega night sweats. Has anyone else had this issue?! Has anyone stayed on traz long term?

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  • Having sleep issues-trazodone doseage, need advice

    I’m having sleep issues. I take 125 mg of nortriptyline and 25 or 50 mg if trazodone. I just had a baby and I’m unable to fall asleep now. I was thinking of 1. Taking the 125 mg of nortriptyline and bumping the traz to 125 mg or 2. Taking 125 mg of nortriptyline 50 mg of traz and a unisom. I’m not seeing...

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  • Falling back asleep on trazodone

    I’m on 125 mg of trazodone plus nortriptyline for sleep and anxiety. So far, I’ve been falling asleep ok but after I get up to feed my baby I can’t go back to sleep. Do you think if I bumped up traz levels a bit it would help me fall back to sleep? Thanks! 

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  • Trazodone cardiac side effects

    Seven weeks ago, I took 50mg Trazodone on two consecutive nights. Woke up with severely irregular heart beat, SVTs and frequent PVCs. Will these cardiac side effects ever go away on their own ?

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  • Citalopram Help Needed :/

    Hi All I started a new thread as many are over a year old. I started taking 10mg two weeks ago . I started on a night but im getting less than 4 hours sleep. Three days ago I switched to mornings but my sleep is very limited im finding myself sleeping during day thing is I start a new job and its making...

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  • Started Trazadone 100 mg a week ago and the side effects seem awful

    Started 100mg of trazadone a week ago at bedtine to sleep..has definitely helped me sleep but the following days after getting up. I feel lethargic, lightheaded, anxious and off and own heart palpitations... Anyone else experienced this right ofc the bat...getting off of this and going to melatonin....

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  • Trazadone and heart palpitations

    Hi All  I started taking Trazadone(25 mg) 5 days ago for innsomnia. I am also taking Mirtazapinr(7.5 mg) and clonazapam(0.25 mg) for last six months. Trazadone knocks me out but it causes heart palpitations and shaking which is disturbing my sleep. 12.5mg sems to work better on me but a good sleep...

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  • Needing advice with trazadone

    I'd been taking trazadone for at the most 5 weeks. I was taking 12.5 mg at night for sleep amd also took 25 mg some nights. I also take fluoxetine for generalized anxiety. I stopped taking it June 30th and on the 2nd of July I broke out in hives but didn't know what it was from then the anxiety...

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  • just took 3 hours ago ..

    i just took my first dose 3 hours ago i feel sleepy , kinda calm but yet annoyed it didn't knock me out of help me sleep , can it take a few days to have a full effect ? i'm on 50 mg 

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  • On Prozac 20mg starting Trazadone 50mg. any supportive advice???

    I have terrible anxiety disorder that causes all the normal emotional/mental crap but it also manifests physically with me. if im badly anxious my body reacts first!  this episode this time that started a little before thanskgiving has got me on medical leave because it has affected me physically...

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  • Prescribed alongside Citalopram

    Hi guys, Back story etc: Prescribed this at 100mg per night, alongside Citalopram (40mg daily), and Diazepam (as and when needed). I have severe depression, anxiety, insomnia, mood swings, anger and other crap. This stuff is just bloody m-e-n-t-a-l. It was like being bludgoned over the head with a...

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  • Trazodone 150mg is working - feeling much better

    Hi all. I just wanted to put a positive message out to say things are really looking up now. Day 6 on 150mg. I take it at 8pm and get into bed at 10pm (still not feeling tired by the way) but then after half an hour or so drift off into a lovely deep sleep until around 7am. Insomnia ruled my life before....

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  • Quitting Trazodone

    I have been trying to quit taking trazodone for a couple of weeks. I have been experiencing many more bowel movements than normal.  I also feel that my legs feel like they have electricity running through them. I am staying active by the grace of God by fast walking and that is helping me.  I...

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  • trazodone

    hi i really need some advice ive just started taking trazodone 150mg at night but the following day i feel like a complete zombie is this normal thanks

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  • Depression, anxiety, low appetite, insomnia & trazodone

    Hi everyone, I got diagnosed with severe depression, anxiety & severe insomnia nearly 10 weeks ago.   It started with severe anxiety that led to 11 nights of no sleep, which then turned into severe low mood. I didn't get out of bed for 2 1/2 weeks. I couldn't physically sleep or turn...

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  • Trazodone

    i was on trazodone for 2 years, slept some most nights, deleloped a allergic reaction, it made me itchy all over.  Stopped taking it, tried Gravol and over the counter mess, nothing is working.  I'm not worried or upset about anything, my life is good, I'm retired.  My brain just...

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  • trazodone side effects

    Hello,  I have been on trazodone for the past 3 months and seem to be getting on with it at the moment.  My anxiety has lessened but am still more miserable than happy....thing is...for the last couple of weeks i have been experiencing fluttering and twitches in my legs and wondered if anyone...

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  • Mirtazapine to Trazadone

    I have recently tapered off Mirtazapine to 7.5. Psych has prescribed Trazodone 50 with a view to dropping Mirtazapine in 2 weeks and possibly upping dose so Trazadole. i seem to be ok apart from waking after 3-4 hrs sleep. I eventually go back off after anything from 30 mins to 2 hrs. This is when I...

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  • On 50mg trazodone for 6 days..want off..how?

    Hello...I've only been on this med for 6 days and while it allows me to get a sound sleep, I'm VERY drowsy in the evening. More bothersome is how it makes me feel like I'm 100 yrs old. Body aches, stiff joints..takes me several minutes to get out of bed. Any advice on a withdrawal schedule...

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  • Trazadone side effects

    I've been on trazadone for 4 years 150 mg in the morning and 150 mg at night , although they take they help my depression and anxiety I feel I'm constantly  tired lethargic and so drowsy all I want tto do is sit down and close my eyes I also feel spaced out and as if it's the medication...

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  • OFF MIRTAZAPINE 3 WEEKS,,NOW TRAZODONE

    i was on the mirt for 4 months for dep/anx/chronic imsomnia....it worked wonders for the dep/anx,,,i feel great to what i did 5 months ago ::: but still have sleep problems i only sleep 2-3 hrs a night and feel i need more,,that is better than none,,,dr today prescribed TRAZODONE 50MG ,,,has any one...

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  • Mirtazapine to trazodone

    I was on mirtazapine for 10 months and my psychiatrist switched me to trazadone. Anyone else just switched ads like that? I'm worried about withdrawals and want reassurance. Also yrazodone doesn't help me sleep at all, been on it 3 nights at 50mg. Also how long can you spend on this drug without...

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  • Mirtazapine to trazodone

    I was on mirtazapine for 10 months and my psychiatrist switched me to trazadone. Anyone else just switched ads like that? I'm worried about withdrawals and want reassurance. Also yrazodone doesn't help me sleep at all, been on it 3 nights at 50mg. Also how long can you spend on this drug without...

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  • Trazadone - My own experience

    I have trouble sleeping and some time back my doctor referred me to a sleep therapist who diagnosed depression which he said was invoking the insomnia. He prescribed the anti-depressant Trazadone which he said would help with both problems. I had been taking them for about a week when I got the following...

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  • I've been on Trazadone for 3 days now.

    Please can anyone help? I would like to know how long roughly for the next day groggy feeling to pass. Just feel so sleepy the next day even though I have had plenty of sleep. Also eating a lot more, I thought this med reduced your appetite? 

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  • Bad Trazodone side effects

    I've been taking trazodone as a sleep aid since the end of September, it's horrible. I sleep for a few hours but then I'm up for the rest of the night. I've been short of breath, felt heart palpitations and I've noticed that I'm more anxious once I take it. I'm seeing my doctor...

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