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    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    9/6/2019 10:06:46 AM

    Reviewer: Asabovesobelow, 35-44 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have suffered from insomnia for over 30 years. as a 43 year old male I have tried every medication possible around. Recently have been using cannabis to help fall asleep but was starting to use it too much and had fogginess the next day so I have been tapering off of this and xanax which I only take 3 times a week. I got 6 sample and only took 5 mg. It took a while to work for me probably becaus ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    8/29/2019 4:37:55 PM

    Reviewer: rockinroller, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Effectiveness wears off after using Belsomra for more than 2-3 nights in a row. I am required to stop using this completely for at least 4-5 days, then go back on it. Same issue as Trazodone (my other sleep aid). Also, I feel groggy most mornings after taking this the night before. When it works, it's probably the most subtle and effective sleep aid I've used, but its effectiveness wea ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    7/19/2019 5:56:58 AM

    Reviewer: Sleepless in Texas, 45-54 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Laid awake for 2 hours after taking this med for the first time. During the 2nd hour my leg muscles started twitching pretty bad. I am on RLS meds and it didn�t help what Belasomra was doing to me. Finally fell asleep 3 hours before my alarm was to go off. Woke up with horrible headache and leg cramps. Will not be taking it again. Glad they were samples and not a prescript ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    6/7/2019 10:21:56 AM

    Reviewer: SleepyNoMore, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I'm not sure why so many people have bad experiences. I'd been off ambien for a month before I tried belsomra, so maybe some of yall need to clear your system before trying it. I was irressistably sleepy within the hour. Had some craaaazy dreams, but it was kind of cool. I feel great the next day. You can't take it if you've drank that day as well. The reason I wanted to stop ambie ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
    5/26/2019 1:12:24 PM

    Reviewer: Destiny of Dogs, 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I suffer from chronic insomnia. I was prescribed a sleep medication that literally needed to be taken lying down but had serious side effects and I was tired of the problems it caused. My doctor changed me to Belsomra and the reviews on here had me really reluctant to start taking the medicine. I will go for literally stay awake for a week without some type of medication. No over the counter s ... Show Full Comment

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