Anyone Have Experience with Doxepin?

Discussion in 'Support' started by LostInNorcal, May 4, 2016.

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    1. LostInNorcal

      LostInNorcal Member

      My dr just prescribed it with ambien to help sleep. Been dealing with a flair up and was curious if anyone had side from it like increased tinnitus?
    2. Mikescape

      Mikescape Member

      Tinnitus Since:
      3 years
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      After 3 years of tinnitus found ambien caused it. Stopped ambien and it got better. After not taking ambien for 6 months took half a pill and immediately got ear pressure and tinnitus. Waiting for it to go away and threw away all my ambien
    3. undecided

      undecided Member

      Tinnitus Since:
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      Doxepin is a tricyclic that might have some mild sleep inducing properties due to its affinity for the histamine receptors, ambien is a straight up Z drug for knocking you out.
    4. SteveJ

      SteveJ Member Benefactor

      Tinnitus Since:
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      I've been taking Ambien for years. I want to try and get off it.
      I have a prescription for Doxepin. I'm worried I will not be able sleep.
      Has anyone used Doxepin and how much did you take?

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