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What medications are used to treat sleepwalking?

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Medications that may be useful include:

Drugs can often be discontinued after several weeks without recurrence of sleepwalking. Occasionally, sleepwalking increases briefly after discontinuing the medication.

  • Estazolam
  • Clonazepam (Klonopin)
  • Trazodone (Oleptro)

SOURCE: Mayo Clinic.   

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on November 10, 2017

SOURCE: Mayo Clinic.   

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on November 10, 2017

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