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   Posted 1/17/2008 2:50 PM (GMT -6)   
i was suppose to take 150mg those pills are big and weird shaped so i started cutting them in half because they where too strong, and almost impossible to swallow, still kinda take a toll going down because of there shape, have any of you taken it, i take it to help me sleep between my husband snoring and my mind not wanting to rest sometimes it helps tongue

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   Posted 1/17/2008 5:25 PM (GMT -6)   

Hi machelle, I am taking Trazadone and I have the 50 mg tabs that are round. I take 1-3 tabs at bedtime for sleep.  I rarely take more than 2 for 100mg dose.  Ask your physician to prescribe a range for you and your meds will be in smaller dose, no more breaking the tabs.

Hope this works for you.  ((((((((((((((HUGS)))))))))))))

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   Posted 1/17/2008 6:13 PM (GMT -6)   
their thick and a half of a octagon shape that is wide, yea i going to see if they have something similar to swallow

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   Posted 1/18/2008 9:58 AM (GMT -6)   
I have 2 the one Kitt has and the ones you have 3 sqaures of 50 mgs each easily to break and swallow

I can take up to 150 mgs at night and they stop the "stinking thinking"

I usually only have to take 50 to 100 mgs if alot going on and I find I do not have a hangover feeling from them at all and get a few decent hours sleep as well

Wishing you all the best
You can ask your pharmicist ( doc) to give you the round smaller ones I am sure they wont have a problem with that

Let us know how you make out
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