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Melatonin vs. Valium for Insomnia

Melatonin

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/ 184,535 posts

Valium

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/ 329,729 posts
Other Names: Diazepam   Mogadon   Valrelease   Diastat   Antenex
Rating: 4.5 out of 5
Based on 184,535 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 329,729 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Melatonin , also known chemically as N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine, is a naturally occurring compound found in animals, plants and microbes. In animals, circulating levels of the hormone melatonin vary in a daily cycle, thereby allowing the Entr... Read more on Wikipedia
Diazepam , first marketed as Valium by Hoffmann-La Roche is a benzodiazepine drug. Diazepam is also marketed in Australia as Antenex. It is commonly used for treating anxiety, insomnia, seizures including status epilepticus, muscle spasms (such as... Read more on Wikipedia
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By dave riobertson
February 16, 2014
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MELATONIN AND MEMORY LOSS
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What patients are saying about Melatonin vs. Valium

1,902 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
of taking it every day and went to the equivalent Valium...
...and have no trouble crossing over Actually I did not know any schedule  and was terrified by what I read about Stilnox so I just stopped it after about 30 days of taking it every day and went to t...
supplement before you go to the stronger Valium. a...
...i would suggest taking a melatonin supplement before you go to the stronger Valium. a good melatonin that i personally enjoy ...Twinlab....it contains 6mg of melatonin, 1g of Glutamine, and...
I went from Klonopin to Valium and it...
...substitution/tapering. I went from Klonopin to Valium and it took me about 1 month take make the complete switchover. I did notice quite a bit of depression and sluggishness ...times take Melato...
mentioned, clonazepam belongs to the valium family of drugs...
...as it is sold works only as a placebo. The doses of melatonin that have been shown ...any effect from melatonin. And no, higher ...drug you mentioned, clonazepam belongs to the valium famil...
with this, we can help you taper directly from the Ativan...
...My personal recommendation would be to switch to Valium and taper from there. But if you can't find a doctor willing to help you with this, we can help you taper directly from the Ativan....
the c/o to valium from ativan) & can't understand why I'm...
...to remedy with my loss of sleep? I've tried Tylenol pm, lots of camoline tea everyday, melatonin.  Is there anything else ...the c/o to valium from ativan) & can't understand why I'm not sleepin...
to valium and being on the valium.   Actually, though going...
...now taking L-tryptophan and Melatonin at night (help a ...was going from xanex to valium and being on the valium.   Actually, though going through CBT ...very high dose of valium within a wee...
2 Melatonin, and between 0.25 to 0.5 Xanax. I sleep...
...the Benzos (still taking the Benzos) But I do ...of wine, 2 Benadryl, 2 Melatonin, and between 0.25 to 0.5 Xanax. I sleep like a ...the guy who takes 400mg Valium at once...GEEZ:))...just wo...
max 6-7hrsI was taking my 2 10mg valium @ night, magnesium,...
...interference with the therapy.I went from xanax 2mg(undiagnosed) to 20mg valium now.I know this benzo has ...max 6-7hrsI was taking my 2 10mg valium @ night, magnesium, melatonin, and hot shower...
worse before benzos and was why I tried the valium in the...
...(1mg) melatonin, ...Withdrawal Support thread.  Sometimes I have pushed 6.5 hours or so but not consistently.  Maybe as we get older, the body needs less sleep, yet like you, I still find that I...
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