Her death was ruled to be due to an accidental overdose of Tofranil, an antidepressant symptoms as he attempted to break his addiction to alcohol. and several sedatives/muscle relaxants: clonazepam (AKA Klonopin).
Heath Ledger Date: February 6, 2008 Drugs: Six drugs: painkillers oxycodone and hydrocodone, sleep aid temazepam and sedatives diazepam (AKA Valium), alprazolam (AKA Xanax) and doxylamine.
It was ruled an accidental overdose. Valium was also found in his system, but not an a harmful level. At the age of 30, Def Leppard guitarist Clark was found dead by his girlfriend in his London home. The cause of death was respiration failure due to an excessive intake of anti-depressants, painkillers (which had been prescribed for a cracked rib) and alcohol.
Monroe’s “acute barbiturate poisoning” was listed as a “probable suicide,” but many people believe that it was an accidental overdose or even a murder.
Few people even consider them “drugs,” yet together they are responsible for thousands of preventable deaths each year. While alcohol and.
• Don’t take a medication prescribed for someone else.
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The danger here is that both alcohol and benzodiazepines work as depressants in the body’s central nervous system and increase sedation. Alone, benzodiazepines pose little risk of overdose, but when mixed with alcohol the combination can be potentially lethal. This can lead to dizziness, confusion, impaired memory, increased irritability and aggression, loss of consciousness and coma.
• l your doctor and pharmacist about any over-the-counter, herbal or illegal substances you are taking and ask about possible interactions.
Those who are going to take medication must do so responsibly in order to minimize the risk of a deadly drug combination.
LD50 for Clonazepam Pharmacology. (maybe I'm thinking of the old barbiturate drugs and alcohol) Fifth Post > I'm always In ten years the rate of death when combining them has increased SEVENFOLD! Post Quality.
An Experience with Carisoprodol & Clonazepam. 'The Day I Nearly Died' by 3 Beer Effect. Carisoprodol & Clonazepam (Carisoprodal) is unscheduled, it can be a dangerous drug, especially when combined with alcohol.