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Is ambien 5 more effective than trazodone 50?

My primary care Dr. would not renew my prescription for Ambien 5 and gave me a prescription for trazodone 50. I take it at 10:30 p.m. and watch the sun come up and have still been awake at 2:00 p.m. the next day. Do I ask for a stronger dosage or ask for the Ambien 5 again?
Tue, 15 Apr 2014
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If you are suffering from the Insomnia then what ever you take to bring the sleep that drug would work nicely up to certain period, then the effect of that drug start declining gradually then you would be in need of more potent drug and this is dangerous for health it would be called addiction then, better to try some natural way of sleeping well like meditation, self relaxation therapy, avoid the psychosis condition, and this is not difficult task, you can do this, just try it, hope this information helps you have nice day.
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