Halcion vs Rohypnol

Halcion
(Rx)
Rohypnol
Halcion is a sleep medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.8
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Insomnia
3.2
Concern level
1.5
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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November 15, 1982
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
6,327 Discussions
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Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Insomnia
Halcion is prescribed for Insomnia and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Insomnia
#2 for Anxiety
Rohypnol is approved for Insomnia and Anxiety and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Hal
Euphoria
8
Psychosis
4
Weakness
4
Hallucinations
4
Weight Gain
3
Headaches
2
Sleep Walking
2
Discomfort
2
Irritability
2
Nightmares
2
Roh
Addiction
6
Euphoria
5
Fainting
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Amnesia
3
Blackouts
3
Hangover
2
Memory Loss
2
Drowsiness
2
Weakness
2
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Halcion
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Rohypnol
Roh
Euphoria
Hal
Roh
8
5
Psychosis
Hal
Roh
4
0
Weakness
Hal
Roh
4
2
Hallucinations
Hal
Roh
4
0
Weight Gain
Hal
Roh
3
0
Headaches
Hal
Roh
2
0
Sleep Walking
Hal
Roh
2
0
Discomfort
Hal
Roh
2
0
Irritability
Hal
Roh
2
0
Nightmares
Hal
Roh
2
0
Addiction
Roh
Hal
6
0
Euphoria
Roh
Hal
5
8
Fainting
Roh
Hal
3
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Roh
Hal
3
0
Amnesia
Roh
Hal
3
0
Blackouts
Roh
Hal
3
0
Hangover
Roh
Hal
2
0
Memory Loss
Roh
Hal
2
0
Drowsiness
Roh
Hal
2
0
Weakness
Roh
Hal
2
4
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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X Category X
Halcion is known to cause harm to fetus. Avoid during pregnancy.
Not Available
Alcohol warning
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Alcohol consumption with this medication can increase sedation, confusion and may result in loss of conciousness (central nervous system depression). It may also disrupt psychomotor performance.
There may be a negative interaction between Rohypnol and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 0.125 mg, 0.25 mg
No methods of use & dosage information found
Food Instructions
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Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.). , Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Triazolam
Ingredients not available
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Halcion and Rohypnol: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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