We offer affordable tapering programs to help you withdraw from Restoril.

Restoril is a powerful hynotic benzodiazepine that has strong sedative, amnestic (memory disturbance) and motor impairing properties. In addition, Restoril also has anti-anxiety, anticonvulsant and skeletal muscle relaxant qualities. Restoril is an intermediate acting benzodiazepine and therefore acts quickly to induce sleep. However, Restoril also alters the sleep architecture by reducing the amounts of restorative Rapid Eye Movement (REM) sleep and increasing the non-restorative sleep patterns. This can result in daytime drowsiness and poor cognitive function. Restoril also depresses the tone of respiratory muscles, leading to sleep apnea. Tolerance to the sleep inducing properties of Restoril develops within a matter of days, and after six days of use, performance-impairing effects occur. Therefore only short-term use of Restoril is recommended.

Restoril tends to have more side effects than other hypnotic drugs and tolerance to the sedative properties, anxiety abating and anticonvulsant properties can appear within a short period of time. Abrupt withdrawal from RESTORIL can cause rebound insomnia and severe benzodiazepine withdrawal symptoms. Therefore, anyone taking Restoril should discontinue through slow and gradual dose reduction.

It is recommended that anyone taking Restoril should discontinue through slow and gradual dose reduction to make Restoril withdrawal managable. Our nonprofit is help you withdraw from Restoril properly.

How Our Restoril Withdrawal Program Works:

  • Our non-profit team guides you every step of the way through your Restoril taper.
  • The Point of Return program includes nutraceuticals to help minimize Restoril Withdrawal symptoms.
  • We eliminate possible interaction items so your Restoril withdrawal is more comfortable.
  • Instead of adding in other medications in an attempt to reduce Restoril withdrawal, we take an all-natural, non-drugging approach to addiction.
  • Begin our program and start the process of escaping Restoril addiction.

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*nutraceuticals are used throughout the taper

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Restoril abrupt discontinuation symptoms may include:

abdominal and muscle cramps, convulsions, feeling of discomfort, inability to fall asleep or stay asleep, sweating, tremors, vomiting

Restoril side effects may include:

dizziness, drowsiness, fatigue, headache, nausea, nervousness, sluggishness, Abdominal discomfort, abnormal sweating, agitation, anxiety, backache, blurred vision, burning eyes, confusion, constant, involuntary movement of the eyeball, depression, diarrhea, difficult or labored breathing, dry mouth, exaggerated feeling of well-being, fluttery or throbbing heartbeat, hallucinations, hangover, increased dreaming, lack of coordination, loss of appetite, loss of equilibrium, loss of memory, nightmares, over stimulation, restlessness, tremors, vertigo, vomiting, weakness

Restoril Withdrawal Symptoms May Include:

aggression, anxiety, balance issues , blurred vision, brain zaps, concentration impairment, constipation, crying spells, depersonalization, diarrhea, dizziness. electric shock sensations, fatigue, flatulence, flu-like symptoms, hallucinations, hostility, highly emotional, indigestion, irritability, impaired speech, insomnia, jumpy nerves, lack of coordination, lethargy, migraine headaches / increased headaches, nausea, nervousness, over-reacting to situations, paranoia, repetitive thoughts or songs, sensory & sleep disturbances, severe internal restlessness (akathisia), stomach cramps, tremors, tinnitus (ear ringing or buzzing), tingling sensations, troubling thoughts, visual hallucinations / illusions, vivid dreams, speech or visual changes, worsened depression


(Temazepam, Normison, Euhypnos, Temaze, Temtabs, Remestan, Tenox, Norkotral)

    Restoril (Temazepam) is a short to intermediate acting benzodiazepine that is a powerful hypnotic prescribed for the short-term treatment of insomnia. It was first synthesized in Europe in 1964 and was marketed in Europe until the FDA approved Restoril in 1981 for the U.S. market. By the late 1980s it was one of the most prescribed hypnotics on the market.  East Germany and the Soviet Union used Restoril as a truth serum, but it made the subject too sleeping or rendered them incoherent. Instead, the drug was used to keep political dissidents housed and in a constant vegetative state in Soviet asylums.  Physical dependence to Restoril carries the same concern as with all benzodiazepines, and the withdrawal syndrome can be extremely challenging. Therefore a slow taper is recommended to minimize symptoms.
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    DISCLAIMER: *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 must done with their consent and support. More...

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"I followed it religiously and strived to make every day count toward my success. Within a few weeks I was feeling better." -Wendy H., (Texas) Restoril, Klonopin, Xanax, Ativan

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