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

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12 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/7/2014 11:37:12 PM

Reviewer: sleepy, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was prescribed linesman, but ins co switched to generic. Not nearly as good. Having trouble falling asleep.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/7/2013 6:29:53 PM

Reviewer: rusty, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The 2 mg tablet helps me to obtain a deeper sleep and the ability to get back to sleep when I awake for nightly pit stops. I only get about 5.5 hrs of sleep at night and I often need an hour nap during the day. Overall I feel better rested than years prior to taking Lunesta.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
4/22/2013 9:51:32 PM

Reviewer: Lorie, 75 or over 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:
Could nto sleep more than 1 hr. at nite. With this drug it gives me 6 or7 hrs. I love it.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
12/5/2011 12:32:36 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Lunesta worked fine for me to get proper sleep......but the Eszopiclone must be weaker as it is not as effective. ( my insurance always wants the generics ordered...)

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
11/29/2011 3:22:37 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've had chronic insomnia for years. I've tried a laundry list of medications to help and this one was by far the WORST experience I have had on a medication. Not only did it not help me sleep at all, but one night at around 4am I had horrific hallucinations and thought I was going to die.

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