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Is there such a thing called "Herbal Xanax"?

Posted 6 Sep 2011 1 answer

I have heard of so called remedies called "herbal Xanax", something like SleepWell which claims to be like Xanax. Other things like Kava Kava and Valerian root I have also heard of, but not as benzo. like medicines, mostly for sleep, and I hear Valerian can have effects on the liver. I am ...

Very bad insomnia, please help?

Posted 29 Sep 2010 4 answers

I have been off Tramadol for 22 days after abusing them for two years. I am having trouble sleeping. I went and bought tylenol pm, advil pm, and benadryl. I also purchased kava kava capsules it only helped for one night, but to no avail. Does anyone out there have any other suggestions that i can ...

Can passion flower be taken with Zoloft?

Posted 4 Jul 2013 2 answers

Kava Kava helped my 19 year old son with OCD ruminations a year or so ago PRIOR to his taking any antidepressant. They disappeared almost over night. I then moved him to passion flower as it doesn't have the side effects Kava has. His ruminations never returned UNTIL he started Lexapro for ...

Insomnia - can you take Klonopin and kava kava?

Posted 22 Dec 2015 5 answers

Can you take Klonopin and kava kava not together but on the same day? Klonopin for sleep and kava kava for anxiety probably cause by Klonopin.

How can I find out if my prescription meds have an interaction with herbal remedies?

Posted 24 Jan 2011 1 answer

Do Trazodone, lorazepam, seroquel and Celexa have drug interactions to herbal rememdies? Passionflower, Scullcap, kava kava, chammolie, hops strobile, wild oats, milky seed, mugwort and hawthorn berry specifically.

I just started taking L-Tryptophan and am AMAZED at how much calmer I feel. The anxiety feelings?

Posted 22 Oct 2009 1 answer

... are gone. I tried both Kava Kava and GABA. While years ago I got great relief from Kava Kava, this time around nothing. The GABA reaction was immediate and it made my anxiety much worse. I quit taking it immediately. Will the effect of L-tryptophan diminish over time, thus causing me to ...

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