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Side Effects of Lunesta (Eszopiclone) Drug Center - RxList

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Side Effects of Lunesta (Eszopiclone) Drug Center - RxList

Find a comprehensive guide to possible side effects when taking Lunesta (Eszopiclone) for Professionals, Patients, and Caregivers.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Adverse reactions from Table 1 that suggest a dose-response relationship in adults include viral infection, dry mouth, dizziness, hallucinations, infection, rash, and unpleasant taste, with this relationship clearest for unpleasant taste.

Here is a collection of user reviews for the medication Lunesta sorted by most helpful.

This medication may make you sleepy during the day.

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Lunesta oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures, Warnings

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Lunesta oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures, Warnings

Find patient medical information for Lunesta oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings.

The effects of this drug can last even after you wake up the next day. If you did not get 7 to 8 hours of sleep or took other medications that made you sleepy or are more sensitive to this drug, you may feel alert but not think clearly enough to drive. Wait at least 8 hours after taking this drug before driving, and do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness until you are sure you can perform such activities safely. Avoid alcoholic beverages. If you take the 3 milligram dosage of eszopiclone, do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness the next day.

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Lunesta Side Effects in Detail

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Lunesta Side Effects in Detail

Learn about the potential side effects of Lunesta (eszopiclone). Includes common and rare side effects information for consumers and healthcare professionals.

Common (1% to 10%): Chest pain Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Fever, neck rigidity, hernia, malaise, ear pain, otitis externa, otitis media, tinnitus, vestibular disorder, heat stroke Rare (less than 0.1%): Hyperacusis Frequency not reported: Accidental injury, pain Postmarketing reports: Dysosmia.

If any of the following symptoms of overdose occur while taking eszopiclone, get emergency help immediay:

A dose-response relationship appears to exist for the side effect of hallucinations. Abnormal dreams have been a commonly reported side effect in patients aged 65 years or older.

If any of the following side effects occur while taking eszopiclone, check with your doctor or nurse as soon as possible:

Very common (10% or more): Headache Common (1% to 10%): Anxiety, confusion, dizziness, nervousness, somnolence, migraine Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Agitation, apathy, ataxia, emotional lability, hostility, hypertonia, hypesthesia, incoordination, insomnia, memory impairment, neurosis, nystagmus, paresthesia, decreased reflexes, abnormal thinking (mainly difficulty concentrating), vertigo Rare (less than 0.1%): Abnormal gait, euphoria, hyperesthesia, hypokinesia, neuritis, neuropathy, stupor, tremor.

Common (1% to 10%): Peripheral edema Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Hypertension Rare (less than 0.1%): Thrombophlebitis.

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Lunesta Indications, Side Effects, Warnings

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Lunesta Indications, Side Effects, Warnings

Easy to read patient leaflet for Lunesta. Includes indications, proper use, special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); anxiety; breast enlargement; chest pain; confusion; fever, chills, or persistent sore throat; difficulty with coordination; hallucinations; increased or painful urination; memory problems (such as amnesia); mental, mood, or behavior changes (eg, aggression, agitation, depression); not thinking clearly; painful menstrual periods; painful or burning sensation; severe headache; sudden or severe nausea or vomiting; suicidal thoughts or behaviors; swelling of hands or feet; unusual or disturbing thoughts.

Data sources include Micromedex (updated Sep 26th, 2014), Cerner Multum (updated Oct 16th, 2014), Wolters Kluwer (updated Oct 9th, 2014) and others.

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Possible Side Effects LUNESTA (eszopiclone)

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Possible Side Effects LUNESTA (eszopiclone)

As with all medicines there are possible side effects talk to your healthcare professional about Lunesta (eszopiclone) and learn about all the possible benefits.

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