Temazepam Withdrawal and Tapering Help
Many develop a tolerance to Temazepam very quickly due to the alterations to the GABA receptors that occurs from continued use. Many develop a tolerance to Temazepam very rapidly. Our Cofounder was dependent on Temazepam
and recovered. We can help you do the same.
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Temazepam had the highest rate of drug intoxication (including overdose), among benzodiazepines in cases with and without alcohol combined (1985 study). A 1995 Australian study found that overdose with Temazepam was more likely to lead to coma than other benzodiazepines.
Like all Benzodiazepines, Temazepam can cause physical dependence and addiction and if withdrawn too rapidly can cause benzodiazepine withdrawal symptoms that resemble severe alcohol and barbiturate withdrawal. Abrupt withdrawal
from therapeutic doses of Temazepam may result in a severe benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome. Gradual and careful dose reduction is strongly recommended.
if you need help to taper off Temazepam or have questions.
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Real Results for Temazepam Dependency
The Point of Return Program is an in-home tapering program that allows you to gradually lessen the amount of Temazepam while also implementing the use of all-natural, calming nutraceuticals to help ease symptoms. We
eliminate Interaction items to help make Temazepam withdrawal more comfortable. Our physician recommended schedules allow your doctor to taper you off Temazepam correctly. The success of our program
over the past 14 years is due to our unmatched service and unique mentoring approach. Temazepam can be dangerous to abruptly or rapidly stop and our program is a proven, viable, low-cost option to continue living
your life while tapering.
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We are prescription drug experts that specialize in Benzodiazepine withdrawals.
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Key Components of Our In-Home Program
Skilled Experts in Prescription Drugs guiding you throughout the process
Professional, kind mentoring
Assessment at the onset to determine taper rates, potential interactions, etc.
*Nutraceuticals specially formulated to ease symptoms, these are utilized throughout the whole process
Unlike herbs and many vitamins, our nutraceuticals will not interact with any medications
Information, advice and direction
24/7 discussion board with encouraging members and knowledgeable mentors
- Email and phone access at no charge
Recommendations for addressing symptoms such as gut problems, headaches, pain, etc.
- Experienced team of committed experts with over 14 years experience
Every person at Point of Return has a personal story with these drugs. You are never alone
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At Point of Return, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, we have spent the last 14 years helping people taper off Temazepam correctly. With customized withdrawal rates and all natural nutraceuticals, our program allows you to control your
symptoms and properly taper off Temazepam, once and for all, from the comfort of your home.
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Temazepam history and info
Temazepam (Restoril) is an intermediate acting benzodiazepine, approved for the short-term treatment of insomnia. Temazepam was first synthesized in 1969 and by the 1980s became one of the most popular and widely prescribed hypnotics on the market.
While Temazepam was shown in laboratory sleep studies to decrease the number of nightly awakenings but has the disadvantage of distorting the normal sleep pattern. In the UK the prescribing guidelines of hypnotics are restricted to 2-4 weeks due to concerns of tolerance and dependence. In the United States Temazepam is approved as “no-go pills” to help special-duty personnel and aviators sleep for mission readiness.
Chronic use of Temazepam can cause drug tolerance and this can develop rapidly, therefore Temazepam is only recommended for short-term use (1-2 weeks). In use longer than 1-2 weeks, tolerance to Temazepam will rapidly develop, causing the inability of Temazepam to maintain sleep. Some studies have shown tolerance to Temazepam can occur in as little as one week, whereas other studies showed no issue of tolerance in 6 days.
The main pharmacological action of Temazepam is to increase the effect of the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid GABA. This causes sedation, motor impairment, ataxia, anxiolysis, an anticonvulsant effect, muscle relaxation, and a reinforcing effect.
A current study is underway from the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago to analyze the effects of pharmaceuticals on fish to determine the life-cycle exposure and alterations from Temazepam individually and then combined with anti-inflammatory drugs, antibiotics and a muscle relaxants since this combination is typically found in streams flowing into the Great Lakes.
As with all benzodizepines, Temazepam produces addictive central nervous system effects when taken with other medications that depress the CNS, such as barbiturates, other benzodiazepines, sleeping pills, muscle relaxants, antihistamines, anesthetics and alcohol.
*While great care has been taken in organizing and presenting the material throughout this website, please note that it is provided for informational purposes only and should not be taken as Medical Advice.
*Because prescription medications can cause severe withdrawal reactions, do not stop taking any medication without first consulting your physician. The decision to taper any medication should be discussed with your doctor and done with their consent and support. More...