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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
10/29/2007 3:55:40 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
10/29/2007 10:17:11 AM

Reviewer: ksmc13840, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This particular medication leaves the worst after taste in the morning. It was so nauseous I stopped using it even though it was very effective for sleep.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
10/28/2007 10:43:55 PM

Reviewer: BR549

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My experience with Lunesta was a nightmare! Terrible dreams were nightly events. It was a toss and turn type of"try to sleep" trauma. The horrible taste in my mouth was similiar to what a bad septic tank would smell. Thank goodness I had a physician who would listen to me and changed me to Ambien. Whenever I view the Lunesta moth, I react with a sick stomach at the thought of the dr ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
10/28/2007 8:46:12 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
After a lifetime of chronic insomnia (unable to fall asleep), I started taking daily doses of Ambien. Two years ago my insurance carrier wouldn't cover Ambien so I switched to Lunesta. I am prescribed 2 mg but split the tablets and take 1 mg most nights. I usually fall asleep within 1/2 hour, but after 2 years I now often wake up after just 5-6 hours of sleep. I could just be getting older!

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
10/28/2007 6:08:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This rx left a bad taste in my mouth when I first started taking it, but it doesn't bother me any more, but I've stared having problems with memory loss. Not sure if this is normal.

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