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    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    3/18/2009 5:50:18 PM

    Reviewer: MT, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I know it's been only one night, but I'm hoping that if I reduce my dosage (I took one full pill last night) the daytime side effects will be eliminated. It's mid-afternoon and I'm still very groggy. I'll try a lower dose, but I sure don't like the way I'm feeling now!

    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    2/26/2009 12:40:38 AM

    Reviewer: sleepinginoklahoma, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have had trouble falling asleep and going back to sleep after waking for many years. I have tried Ambien (only worked for about 4 hrs.), Lunesta, Dalmane & Benadryl and this works the best (can't believe it's OTC). The only problem is the groggy feeling the next day - may try taking half tablet. I have taken nearly every night for several years and am concerned with it being addict ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    2/19/2009 12:36:32 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:

    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    1/16/2009 3:46:59 PM

    Reviewer: Stylite, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I took half a 25mg tablet and slept for 13 hours! Too long! It does make me groggy the next day, but overall I am so happy to have found something that works for me. I was up at 4:30 every morning for the past six years. It also helps my mood - almost instantaneously took away my crankiness and even though I was groggy the next day, I was also happy and mellow. My dreams were really nice on i ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    1/7/2009 12:34:03 AM

    Reviewer: Joe, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    The medication works well in putting me to sleep, but the next day I am dumb as a post. I can't think clearly and my reaction time is slow.

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