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Re: Meds mixing u up? Sleep problems

Post by Guest on Sun 09 Oct 2016, 18:54

Sleep problems and memory problems.

Crap I am reading my own post again today and totally forgot about it till I reread my post. I have good and bad days. I am almost at the point, no I am at the point where I don't enjoy going to sleep. I was never like that before, sleep used to be a sanctuary.

Also, if I have offended anyone here through my post I apologize because sometimes I post when the Meds have kicked in.



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Post by Vet1234 on Tue 04 Oct 2016, 07:04

Bahaha I did the Seroquel for a while. Made me gain crazy weight. Then tried the XR version same
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Post by Jeffery M on Mon 03 Oct 2016, 23:06

100mg of seroquel at night since 2010 for sleep. I hate being bi-polar it's awesome!

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Post by johnny211 on Tue 27 Sep 2016, 19:48

pinger - Lol, sounds like my world. At least now if i happen to trash, my service dog, will lick the face off me..VVV...
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Post by pinger on Tue 27 Sep 2016, 18:16

Funny... I chalked that up to ??? Thrashing around, WOW! the wife was REALLY peeved when I whacked her in the head in my sleep a few times. No sleepwalking but funny sleeptalk.
Phewf...I just figure lotsa folks are like that and would goto couch. That kinda works.
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Post by bigrex on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 21:53

My son has been on Zopiclone for two weeks now, and I've seen a marked reduction in his appetite. the only thing he seems to be eating lately is cereal, going through a large box in less than a week.
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Post by Vet1234 on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 21:07

johnny211 wrote:Vet1234 - When you mentioned waking up startled, it reminded me of what happend. I also trash around alot, but one night my wife made the mistake of coming close, I was told I kicked her in the head the next day. Any wonder most of us sleep alone, or with our dogs..lol..VVV..

bahaha no doubt eh!
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Post by Vet1234 on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 21:02

Panserbjørn wrote:Zolpidem for me, Zopiclone made everything taste nasty.

I've heard that.. especially with milk. I take my 3 every night with milk and no taste ever.
I also use a CES unit (alpha stim) and it helps but i found the effects lessen after time.
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Post by 1993firebird on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 19:40

for sleep , pain , depression , PTSD , anxiety and so on without side effects.

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Post by 1993firebird on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 19:39

cranial electrotherapy stimulation. www.thesleepgenie.com

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Post by Newf on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 18:26

1993firebird I have to ask what is a sleep genie?
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Post by Panserbjørn on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 17:04

Zolpidem for me, Zopiclone made everything taste nasty.

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Post by 1993firebird on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 16:39

Try The Sleep Genie , works for me.

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Post by johnny211 on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 16:14

Vet1234 - When you mentioned waking up startled, it reminded me of what happend. I also trash around alot, but one night my wife made the mistake of coming close, I was told I kicked her in the head the next day. Any wonder most of us sleep alone, or with our dogs..lol..VVV..
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Post by Newf on Sun 25 Sep 2016, 15:18

You are not alone. I have major sleep issues and nightmares nearly every night. Like Vet1234 I take Zoplicone on regular basis. I have been hearing alot of good things about marihuanna and some vets who medicate before going to bed (9:30-10:00pm) then sleep right through the night (other than piss break at 0300hrs) with no nightmares. That marihunna is interesting stuff!
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