Valium, Zopiclone, Seroquel for a 30-year old woman
Summary: 6 female patients aged 30 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.
This is a personalized study for a 30 year old female patient who has Stress and anxiety, Insomnia, Mood Disorder. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (view latest outcomes from 21,816 users)
Zopiclone has active ingredients of eszopiclone. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Zopiclone 7,090 users)
Seroquel has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Seroquel 79,098 users)
What are the conditions
Stress and anxiety can be treated by Xanax, Klonopin, Clonazepam, Lexapro, Ativan, Lorazepam. (latest reports from Stress And Anxiety 195,268 patients)
Insomnia (sleeplessness) can be treated by Ambien, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Lunesta, Zolpidem Tartrate, Ambien Cr, Temazepam. (latest reports from Insomnia 135,811 patients)
Mood disorder (a condition characterized by distorted, excessive or inappropriate moods or emotions) can be treated by Lamictal, Abilify, Lamotrigine, Lithium Carbonate, Seroquel, Trileptal. (latest reports from Mood Disorder 1,376 patients)
On Nov, 22, 2014: 6 females aged 25 (±5) who take Valium, Zopiclone, Seroquel are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: Stress and anxiety, Insomnia, Mood Disorder
- Valium - 5MG (diazepam): used for 1 - 6 months
- Zopiclone (eszopiclone): used for 1 - 6 months
- Seroquel - EQ 25MG BASE (quetiapine fumarate): used for < 1 month
eHealthMe real world results:
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Alcohol Abuse (problems with alcohol)|
|Dysthymic Disorder (mild chronic depression disorder)|
|International Normalised Ratio Increased|
|Joint Sprain (an injury to joint surrounding flexible fibres)|
|Mitral Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve)|
|Bipolar Ii Disorder (characterized by at least one episode of hypomania and at least one episode of major depression)|
|Borderline Personality Disorder|
|Cellulitis (infection under the skin)|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- support group for people who have Insomnia
- support group for people who have Mood Disorder
- support group for people who have Stress And Anxiety
- support group for people who take Seroquel
- support group for people who take Valium
- support group for people who take Zopiclone
Recent conversations of related support groups:
- Support group for people who have Insomnia
My insomnia was provoked by a 'medicine cocktail', prescribed medications that were contraindicated. I just had a rough experience with Serotonin Syndrome, grateful to be alive.
- Support group for people who take Valium
Any advice for a taper withdrawal, im currently going through 130mg per day.:(
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My son is a hospital RN and said they would never discharge a patient with Bp that low.
He was very worried about me as I live alone. I fainted twice after climbing the 13 stairs to my bedroom. The first fall was very bad as I was unconscious and my ribs were severely injured/fractured completely around the front and back and was in terrific pain. I took to my bed and did not seek medical attn. my last ambulance ride to the hospital a mile from my house cost $1000 and since I have no income or relatives/friends to call for help, I just lay in bed I awful pain that was woes when I tried to get out of bed. Thus I lost 25 lbs of muscle, since I had very little body fat.
It has been two months since that fall and still have one area of pain in the front left ribs and a swollen spleen. The doctor gave me no additional meds and just said to give my body more time to heal. So once again was changed to 2 pills daily instead of 3. The hypotension and fainting got better. But I am now left with very weak legs and fall easily and frequently. Guess I lost a lot of muscle mass with the weight loss. However after a lifetime of depression, Nardil works wonderfully for that which had been long-standing and severe for so many years. People noticed the change in me shortly after starting the Nardil. But I am stubborn about going off it despite all the side effects because it works so much better than any of the many others I had been put on over the years.
I am soon going to start doing leg exercises with ankle weights, starting with light weights are first and gradually increasing the weight as I hopefully rebuild my muscles and strength.
Also my vision has gotten blurry and I feel slightly retarded after the weeks in bed when I was breathing very shallowly due to the broken ribs and my brain was deprived of adequate oxygen.
Prior to all this I had an IQ of 140. If they tested me now, I know I would be way down from that. Also doing lung/breathing exercises to expand my lungs so I can take in more air with each breath.
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I have lost almost all memory while on these medications and I cannot remember that part of my life while on them I can only remember bits and pieces. I was on all this medication due to my drug induced psycosis and to stop my paranoia and wanting to harm myself and others. This was over 12 years ago and approx 4 years I have lost but happy to say that tis present day life is great.
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Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Valium for Stress And Anxiety reported by 381 people (updated 4 hours ago)
- Zopiclone for Insomnia reported by 278 people (updated 1 hour ago)
- Seroquel for Mood Disorder reported by 24 people (updated 3 weeks ago)
Complete drug side effects:
- Insomnia (100 drugs in 6,956 reports) (updated 1 day ago)
- Mood Disorder (34 drugs in 413 reports) (updated 2 days ago)
- Stress And Anxiety (150 drugs in 14,316 reports) (updated 4 hours ago)
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