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

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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
7/7/2008 3:27:49 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was prescribed this medication along with Valium when I was diagnosed as Bipolar. I take 30 mg at bedtime and 10 mg of Valium at bedtime. The medicine worked very well for a little while. However, I have been taking this medication now going on 12 YEARS! This medication is a HYPNOTIC sleep-aid that should only be taken for short-term treatment of insomnia. When I told my Psychiatrist that I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
7/1/2008 7:46:01 PM

Reviewer: letsallskipthis, 19-24 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
After being on trazodone, 150 mg. for about a month, and still having trouble falling asleep, my doctor prescribed me Restoril 15mg. I fall to sleep within an hour or two and rarely wake up during the night.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
6/21/2008 8:11:45 PM

Reviewer: jimjhamill, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
how long does this drug remain in the body?

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
6/19/2008 9:27:43 PM

Reviewer: drankdrank, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
this med is the bomb! ive tryed everything fro sleep. the only better sleep med is seconal barbital... good luck getting a doc to perscribe that! it killed elvis, jimmy, and meralin monrowe. if u dont abuse it is works just fine. been taking restoril for 2 years and it still works fine

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
6/16/2008 5:39:37 PM

Reviewer: don.lord, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
so far >??????????????????

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