Originally Posted by ammonia
Trazodone has been around forever. They probably gave you that because the Trams also have a anti-depressant type substance in it. You usually have to take the Trazodone for a little while for them to be fully effective. Don't know what dose they started you at but 50mg is about standard. They will probably slowly increase it up to 100mg. Trazodone is used for sleep OFTEN as an off-label use. It's a pretty safe medication with little side effects, especially compared to the side effects of Trams. I wouldn't be concerned about it. Hope that helps. God bless.
Last edited by Robert_325; 01-07-2011 at 10:45 AM.
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