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Triazolam, Halcion, Novodorm, Songar


Triazolam is a benzodiazepine derivative that is generally only used as a sedative.


benzodiazepine sedative



Side Effects

dizziness, anxiety, impaired mental function, daytime sleepiness, rebound insomnia after discontinuation, schedule IV - habit forming, overdose is potentially fatal, amnesia, anxiety, confusion, depression, euphoria, mania, withdrawal, ataxia, dizziness, syncope, tremor, vertigo, drowsiness, fatigue, insomnia, nightmares, headache, physiological dependence

Drug-Vitamin-Herb Interactions

Negative interactions:

Grapefruit juice
Grapefruit juice slows the breakdown of several drugs, including benzodiazepines.

Sedative herbs: Kava, Passionflower, Hops, Ashwagandha, Calendula, Catnip, LadyÕs Slipper, Lemon Balm, Sassafras, Skullcap, and Yerba mansa.
Sedative herbs may cause excess sedation when used with antipsychotic agents.

Positive interactions:

Melatonin may help handle withdrawal symptoms from benzodiazepines.




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