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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
6/24/2009 10:07:23 PM

Reviewer: bab, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am concerned about the long term effects of this medication and I am also taking Allegra daily in the am.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
6/21/2009 9:17:03 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been using this medicene for a week in a half everynight the recommended 50mg im 16 and have had sleeping problems for the past 4 years last few months I started smoking cannabis and I decide to quit and have been clean for a month and once I started I noticed it took me 3-4 hours to get to sleep each night so I tried the genaric equate sleep aid the first week I took it, it helped a bit ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/16/2009 12:08:16 AM

Reviewer: vanidoza1, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I had no trouble falling asleep and the next morning I woke up feeling great,it didnt make me feel drowsy the next morning and they're not addictive.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/2/2009 2:35:32 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My doctor reccommended Sominex for insomnia, and it has been excellent! The only problem I've had is that, where a year ago I only needed to take half a dose (half of a 25 mg pill) I now have to take two pills for the same effect. I also have to be sure to devote somewhere around 10-12 hours to sleep at night because if I only sleep for 7 hours and get up to go to work, I feel like I am in a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
4/22/2009 5:35:01 PM

Reviewer: OTC_Meds_R_Bad_2, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been taking medication for sleep on & off for 20 years. THEY ALL CAN BE DANGEROUS & ALL ARE ADDICTING! With that said, I would never suggest anyone taking anything for sleep for more than 3 days UNLESS under the CONSTANT (weekly) care of a seasoned sleep professional that KNOWS that all of these medications have the potential to become addictive and can be dangerous. I've lite ... Show Full Comment

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