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Promethazine vs. Valium for Sedation

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Promethazine

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/ 14,717 posts
Other Names: Phenergan   Promethegan

Valium

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/ 329,505 posts
Other Names: Diazepam   Mogadon   Valrelease   Diastat   Antenex
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 14,717 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 329,505 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Promethazine is a first-generation histamine H1 receptor antagonist of the phenothiazine chemical class used medically as an antihistamine. It has a strong sedative effect and in some countries is prescribed for insomnia when benzodiazepines are contrain... 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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333 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
though. Valium is usually good too. There...
...like diphenhydramine for potentiating, I like promethazine or doxylamine though. Valium is usually good too. There is a...
though. Valium is usually good too. Quote:...
...like diphenhydramine for potentiating, I like promethazine or doxylamine though. Valium is usually good too. Quote: There is...
but adding promethazine or valium helps me get there. I...
...my experience, nodding is mostly dependent on dosage but adding promethazine or valium helps me get there....
Promethazine is useless for withdrawal in my opinion....
...use insanely large doses, and Promethazine is useless for withdrawal in my opinion. But ...with the benzos you'll get (Valium is the good option) and if you...
Promethazine is useless for withdrawal in my opinion....
...use insanely large doses, and Promethazine is useless for withdrawal in my opinion. But ...with the benzos you'll get (Valium is the good option) and if you...
also promethazine and 5mg of valium helps at the onset of a...
...they have helped the dizzies but made my balance worse right after and hearing worse id rather be deaf that be dizzie and sick and on my back for months. also promethazine and 5mg of valium helps ...
in more, maybe the valium helps, with promethazine add more...
...been, oh well ate 40mg valium and will probably eat more ...get high. lul. edit: kicking in more, maybe the valium helps, with promethazine add more noddyness or take away...
in more, maybe the valium helps, with promethazine add more...
...been, oh well ate 40mg valium and will probably eat more ...kicking in more, maybe the valium helps, with promethazine add more noddyness or take...
out if I took it with valium. Nothing other than that....
...promethazine on and off, Cornishman. It's ...out if I took it with valium. Nothing other than that. There's always the added respiratory depression risk, but I trust you're not drinking heavily ...
downed and took 50mg valium how good is tomato juice?...
...shot 100mg morphine and took 50mg promethazine while i've got a 1200mg ...moment. likely to throw 20mg valium into the mix shortly. i'll ...- cwe downed and took 50mg valium how good is...
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