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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
2/3/2009 8:49:16 PM

Reviewer: Vambezie, 35-44 Male 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 turned 40 last year and had trouble going to sleep (manopause) so I tried the various OTC sleep aids. This med works great and is not habit forming. I am fine with 12.5 Mg (1/2 tab) but take it early (no later than 8:30 PM EST) and you should wake up fine with no hangover. If you happen to be an allergic person there are added benfits but be sure to check with your MD for any drug interaction ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
1/26/2009 6:17:22 PM

Reviewer: Laura, 35-44 Female

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have found the TABLETS work better for me they are different ingredients than the soft-gels. The tablet put me right to sleep & awakened refreshed allot earlier and easier to get out of bed than normal

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
1/18/2009 11:46:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medication has worked great for me. I can fall asleep with no problem, but have trouble staying asleep. I will continue to use this.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
1/11/2009 12:55:37 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 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:
easy to take, a small dosage works well e.g. 1/2 or 1 tab instead of 2 as recommended; does not upset stomach

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
1/7/2009 12:48:04 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I used to take Tylenol PM, but since I enjoy an alcoholic beverage here and there, I was concerned about the pain relief ingredient doing damage to my liver. I have switched to the generic simply sleep 25 mg and it works great although I do find myself sluggish in the afternoons. I found this site because my concern is regular use of this product and what side effects it may have. Simply put, I ... Show Full Comment

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