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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of doxylamine succinate oral.

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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
7/23/2014 7:26:09 PM

Reviewer: Joy, Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take a quater of a tablet occasionally especially whilst travelling. Found it very effective and easy to use

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
6/16/2014 6:20:50 PM

Reviewer: happy sleeper, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am finally sleeping! My husband snores, as well as, has phantom leg pain which has him awake at night for varying lengths of time. I haven't had decent, consistent sleep in 13 years so this is just a miracle. I use 1/2 tablet which does the trick and only 3-4 times per week. I 'give it a rest' the other nights. I have noticed peri-orbital edema in the morning if I use it 3 or mo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/18/2014 2:52:35 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started needing a sleep aid after being put on prednisone. I used benadryl-based sleep aids for awhile, but I started having weird side effects, so I switched to this one. For the first several months I only needed a quarter to 1/2 a pill. It seems to be less effective now, but taking a whole pill still works.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/16/2014 3:42:17 PM

Reviewer: Sunnysideup, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I takes me almost through the night (besides a walk to the bathroom) which is really nice. I have been suffering from sleep-through-insomnia since at least my early 20ies. However, the side-effect is quite large: I do have a hang-over: foggy head, very cranky, lack of energy and almost a sense of feeling as depressed, easily irritated or close to cry. I tried lower dosages, but then I don't s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
3/29/2014 8:58:07 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Has greatly helped with my ability to go Back to sleep after getting up to go to the bathroom..used to remain awake, staring at the darkness.. If I know I want a full night's sleep I'll take about 1/3 of a tablet...if I don't take it before going to bed and wake up in the night I just take a little "nibble" off of the end and get back to sleep and wake up with no drowsy feeli ... Show Full Comment

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