Join the 'Prazosin' group to help and get support from people like you.
We found 45 questions associated with the 'Prazosin' topic.
Posted 19 Aug 2010 by kiva49 • 4 answers
Please please explain the physiological basis for how, after 40 plus years of trying every concievable anti-anxiety med there is that this simple BP lowering med (which I understand isn't even a first line option) has immediately and almost completely eliminated my startle responses, ...
Posted 17 Aug 2012 by Deliarose • 7 answers
My brother takes 450mg a day and gained weight. He takes it for bipolor. I have high anxity and PTSD. I take Prazosin 4mg. at night and it works wonders. While he has bipolor. Been on many things that made me worse and kinda scared to try this. My Dr told me its such a low does it wont effect my ...
Posted 31 May 2015 by katie lea • 1 answer
My cat spent overnight at the Vet clinic for a urinary blockage. When he was released, he was prescribed two medications. Metacam and Prazosin. I have been able to find info on Metacam but nothing for Prazosin. I would really like to know what I am giving this to my cat and why. I know I should ...
Posted 11 Aug 2016 by fletch31 • 1 answer
I've been on 6mg AM and 8mg PM for 2 weeks and it's not having any effect on my PTSD symptoms yet.
Posted 8 Aug 2016 by TreyAna • 0 answers
Is prazosin the generic of terazosin or are they 2 separate drugs that do 2 separate things?
Posted 18 Jul 2016 by Jk101 • 2 answers
I just started taking prazosin for pstd. I don't really have a problem with nightmares, I do have a problem with flashbacks and anger. My flashbacks take so much of my energy and I'm hoping this med helps. How long did it take for prazosin to start working? I've only been on it for ...
Posted 28 Mar 2016 by howielinux • 2 answers
C-PTSD but he isn’t able to Dx it as complex, I know it can help nightmares but how does it help with daily anxiety and surges of adrenalin (been tested for Pheo) I also take Lopressor for BP 50mg but beta blockers never did anything for my anxiety. Any info would be appreciated
Posted 14 Apr 2016 by Morrisseyjunkie • 1 answer
The reason I'm asking is about 30 minutes I was sleeping and having a PTSD/Nightmare. I've been taking Prazosin 1mg. in the morning and 1mg. in the evening. Has been working fine up until now. I don't know if this is an isolated incident or the dosage is no longer therapeutic. ...
Posted 22 Feb 2016 • 1 answer
It worked great until Friday night Feb 19/16. I was not able to sleep through the night and the nightmares came back. Same thing happened Saturday night. Sunday night I was up and down to use the bathroom (#1) at least 6+ times and every time I tried to go back to sleep the nightmares would start ...
Posted 28 Jan 2016 by BigG69 • 2 answers
Posted 3 Feb 2016 by featheredfriend • 1 answer
Hello I am curious to know if anyone else has an issue with oversleeping, difficulty waking, excessive dreaming and whether they've tried Prazosin for this, or anything else that has worked. I am being successfully treated for a bipolar type II mood disorder with Lamotragine and Seroquel in ...
Posted 18 Jan 2016 by johnny bellinger • 0 answers
i take prazosin hcl 1mg twice daily. diltiazem 60 mg 3 tab teva twice a day. atorvastation 40 mg tab leg once a day.benazepril 5mg once a day hydrocod/acetam 7.5-325 tab mal twice a day
Posted 31 Oct 2015 by Cmedinafo • 2 answers
Since Oct 2014 to now I have been switched to different meds about 11 times that I can recall. I am currently on citalopram 40 mg for depression it makes me tired but I can't go to sleep and at first it seemed after a month it was working on my mood but now I'm feeling like crap again I ...
Posted 8 Mar 2015 by Xandibear • 2 answers
I was wondering what dosage of prazosin was necessary for daytime relief of anxiety. Many thanks from a very anxious soul. I also have PTSD along with nocturnal panic attacks and am wondering, similarly, what dosage is effective to block waking up in a panic during the night. My thanks, Lisa
Posted 19 May 2015 by garthbunny • 1 answer
... taking it or do i need to wean myself off
Ask a Question
Related Condition Support Groups
Related Drug Support Groups
Prazosin Patient Information at Drugs.com
- Prazosin Information for Consumers
- Prazosin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Prazosin (detailed)