[LMB] sleep, was GJ&RQ, finally!

Jelbelser jelbelser at comcast.net
Wed Mar 9 02:16:23 GMT 2016


I've heard of a few people with ADHD who need a bit of a stimulant to get to sleep. They find that they have too much stuff floating around in their minds to get to sleep, but stimulant meds give them the control to quiet the thoughts.

Janet in TN

On Mar 8, 2016, at 6:12 AM, Aruvqan wrote:

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> On 3/3/2016 9:33 PM, A. Marina Fournier wrote:
>> . Benzodiazepines (there is no such thing a single drug called benzodiazepine!) can keep me awake--they backfire, and I've given up on any prescription sleeping meds.
> The standard medical community don't understand sleep, never have and probably never will ...
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> My doc handed me a bottle of valium and told me to titer up until we found a level that lets me sleep. I stopped titering when I hit 20mg ... surgical sedation level. And I was still walking around absolutely awake. But then again, I have been known to do percocet with an everclear margarita back and not show any effect.



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