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Zolpidem, Intermezzo Drug Facts, Side Effects and Dosing

5/15/2014
03:56 | Author: Emma Coleman

Insomnia medication side effects
Zolpidem, Intermezzo Drug Facts, Side Effects and Dosing

PRESCRIBED FOR: Intermezzo is used for treating insomnia involving You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA.

STORAGE: Intermezzo should be stored at room temperature, 20-25 C (68-77 F).

GENERIC NAME: zolpidem BRAND NAME: Intermezzo DRUG CLASS AND MECHANISM: Intermezzo contains a low dose of zolpidem, the same active ingredient in Ambien.

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5 Types of Medication Known To Cause Insomnia and Nightmares

11/24/2014
05:28 | Author: Emma Coleman

Insomnia medication side effects
5 Types of Medication Known To Cause Insomnia and Nightmares

Is your medication keeping your up at night? quinn.anya / Flickr Chronic conditions aside, insomnia is also a side effect of a variety of.

Examples: cortisone, methylprednisolone (Medrol), prednisone (sold under many brand names, such as Deltasone and Sterapred) and triamcinolone.

Corticosteroids are prescribed to treat inflammations, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, Sjögren’s syndrome, allergic reactions, and gout. But their mechanism of action may also influence the body’s adrenal glands, which in turn problematizes relaxation and sleep.

Examples: alfuzosin (Uroxatral), doxazosin (Cardura), prazosin (Minipress), silodosin (Rapaflo), terazosin (Hytrin) and tamsulosin (Flomax).

These are dietary supplements used to improve joint function by treating pain and inflammations.

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Trazodone Common sleep drug is little-known antidepressant

11/23/2014
03:08 | Author: David Perry

Insomnia medication side effects
Trazodone Common sleep drug is little-known antidepressant

If those are ruled out—or if insomnia persists despite treatment of the medical history and susceptibility to side effects, any possible drug interactions, and, last.

In general, the most important consideration is managing the depression. Depression should be treated separay with a more effective antidepressant medication, counseling, or both. A separate drug can then be prescribed for the insomnia --either a newer sleep medication or low-dose trazodone. Studies have suggested that trazodone plus another antidepressant can improve sleep in these cases.

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