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Help My test in 6 days

I feel like I forgot tons of things. I know it is usual or normal feeling.
wanted to ask you guys for any advices.

thanks in advance.
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Mine is in 5 days (including the last "no-studying" day).

-I'm going to study from weakest to strongest according to my last NBME, from FA and UW notes.

-Rapid review from FA.

-As much pictures, slides, and illustrations as I can see, whenever I read about something that I feel could potentially be mentioned in the exam as a picture I'm going to image-google it and check it out.

-Of course, the all too famous "list of forgettables".

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Try to stay clam knowing the fact you have put time and enough effort into this.
You plan to take something to help you sleep the night before?
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I've been taking midazolam the night before every NBME, I really like it. Not only do I get to sleep more easily, but I wake up sort of relaxed and chill lol

Don't know if I should try out zolpidem though.
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No I am not thinking of taking anything, but I would like to take something that would not affect my performance the next day, although I'm a little hesitated about taking something for the first time the night before the test.
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Mine is in 5 days (including the last "no-studying" day).

-I'm going to study from weakest to strongest according to my last NBME, from FA and UW notes.

-Rapid review from FA.

-As much pictures, slides, and illustrations as I can see, whenever I read about something that I feel could potentially be mentioned in the exam as a picture I'm going to image-google it and check it out.

-Of course, the all too famous "list of forgettables".

Good luck!

Good luck to you, if you come back to this post after your test , it would be awesome to talk about your impression. Wish you all luck.
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I've been taking midazolam the night before every NBME, I really like it. Not only do I get to sleep more easily, but I wake up sort of relaxed and chill lol

Don't know if I should try out zolpidem though.
I tried out zopiclone last night. worked like a charm. usually it takes me one to two hours after laying in bed just to pass out... was asleep within 15 minutes... Other than the silly metallic taste in my mouth... im refreshed and not one bit drowsy. So definitely taking it the night before the exam.
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I tried out zopiclone last night. worked like a charm. usually it takes me one to two hours after laying in bed just to pass out... was asleep within 15 minutes... Other than the silly metallic taste in my mouth... im refreshed and not one bit drowsy. So definitely taking it the night before the exam.
Prescription only and not over the counter
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Prescription only and not over the counter
yes, have to get if prescribed from your doctor. I told him why I need it and he gave me 15 tabs, 7.5mg each.
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