PTSD
info
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DISCLAIMER: This info is not official, it is for conversational purposes only. The info
comes from Google.
Call  your doctor or your pharmacist for info re medication.
Generic name

Triazolam
Brand name

Halcion
Type
Benzodiazepine
Target symptoms

Sleeping pill, used to induce sleep and cause relaxation.
Contraindications

Pregnancy, ketoconazole, itraconazole, nefazodone, severe mental disorder, angle-closure
glaucoma, severe liver disease, clozapine, delavirdine, efavirenz, HIV protease inhibitors
(eg, ritonavir), itraconazole, ketoconazole, nefazodone, or sodium oxybate (GHB)
Possible side-effects (call doctor)

headache; lightheadedness; nausea; nervousness; sluggishness; unusual weakness,
allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the
mouth, face, lips, or tongue) aggressiveness; chest pain; fast heartbeat; hallucinations;
increased anxiety; memory loss; mental or mood changes; new or worsening depression;
slurred speech; suicidal thoughts; unusual thoughts or behavior; urinary changes; vision
changes; worsening trouble sleeping; yellowing of the eyes or skin.
Medication sometimes prescribed in the treatment of PTSD - Halcion