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Posted 20 Nov 2012 by • 11 answers
I am a member of the U.S. Navy, that being said I have to wake-up at a specific time and be on time always(my command has a zero tolerance for being late and will not hesitate to write you up.) I am wondering if I take a 10mg dose of Melatonin is that going to hinder my ability to wake-up to an ...
Posted 23 Jul 2014 by • 13 answers
I started taking Topamax to control my migraines. Since I have a very low tolerance to medication, I was only taking 25mg per day. My migraines stopped, along with any sinus pain & pressure. However, I instead of losing weight blew up like a balloon. Has anyone else experienced weight gain on ...
Posted 29 Jul 2017 by • 2 answers
On a similar subject.. I've been taking tramadol for back pain for 2 years and been getting on well with it. Was taking 100mg a day but recently been feeling like I've built a tolerance to what I used to get off 100mg, so have increased to 200mg. Thing is it still doesn't give me the ...
Posted 21 Jun 2013 by • 3 answers
I am taking 300mg gabapentin and 25mg of valium. Can this be harmful or cause tolerance sooner. Should I taper off the gabapentin first
Posted 4 Nov 2013 by • 3 answers
I've been using Otrivin for almost a year now and it has become a major problem with me using it almost every time my nose gets stuffed and every time I can't breath.
Posted 1 Jan 2018 by • 3 answers
I have been on Zoloft for 5+ years. I started to feel like it was not working. Not sure if it was the dark long winter days or just that I built up a tolerance. My Dr increased my dose from 50 to 75 mg. Day 1-6 no noticeable change but the last 5 days I have been anxious, shakey and not sleeping ...
Posted 13 days ago by • 4 answers
I have GAD and have been taking fluoxetine for about a year now. My doctor prescribed lorazepam as my “emergency” medication, aka to be taken when my fluoxetine doesn’t stop a panic attack. This doesn’t usually happen very often, but I stopped taking my fluoxetine because I ...
Posted 14 Oct 2012 by • 5 answers
I have been taking ambien for a couple of weeks now and it is working great. My Dr.says to take 2 days off per week or it will eventually stop working. Is this true? I have tried each week end not to take it but only end of staying awake all night long. Thoughts on this?
Posted 10 Jun 2012 by • 8 answers
I have been on Clonazepam for 16 years for anxiety, and it seems like I have developed a tolerance to it (Shocking after just 16 years, I know... ) Ativan was an unpleasant replacement. It made me very lethargic and I had to take it like 3-4 times a day, not as needed like with Clonazepam. I also ...
Posted 27 May 2018 by • 2 answers
I'm taking gabapentin 300mg three times a day. After about 5 days, I already notices I'm building a tolerance to it some, not too much though. I tried for a few years taking it every few days or so, so that I would not build a tolerance to it, but of course, you experience the withdrawal ...
Posted 26 Aug 2015 by • 2 answers
Especially for someone who has a high tolerance for pain
Posted 25 Dec 2016 by • 2 answers
I have been taking Lyrica for about 10 years now and even with increased doses over the years (currently at 150 mg 3X day) it appear that either I have built up a tolerance or it is no longer working as well. At these higher doses side effects are worse than before, i.e. weight gain, tiredness, ...
Posted 15 Apr 2015 by • 3 answers
... doctor suggested stopping the medicine for a couple of weeks then restart. Stating that I was building up tolerance to the dose and stopping would allow me to not have the tolerance anymore. Not sure I can handle doing this with my job etc. Any thoughts? Please advise!
Posted 20 Mar 2013 by • 5 answers
The reason I ask is becuz I take them for migraines and honestly all they did was help me sleep thru migraines but now they don't effect me at all and the doctor thinks I'm abusing them, I honestly don't see how I can abuse a substance tht takes 4-6 jus to get anything and it builds ...
Posted 24 Mar 2013 by • 2 answers
such as cialis and others. thank you... cn