Skip to Content

Insomnia Medications

Definition of Insomnia:

Inability to sleep, abnormal wakefulness.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Insomnia

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Insomnia. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

See sub-topics

Drug Name DownUp(View by: Brand | Generic ) Reviews Ratings DownUp
secobarbital systemic (Pro, More...)
class: barbiturates
5 reviews
   
10
quazepam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepines
3 reviews
   
10
pentobarbital systemic (Pro, More...)
class: barbiturates
1 review
   
10
estazolam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepines
11 reviews
   
9.8
diphenhydramine / naproxen systemic (More...)
class: analgesic combinations
3 reviews
   
9.3
flurazepam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepines
16 reviews
   
9.1
butabarbital systemic (Pro, More...)
class: barbiturates
1 review
   
9.0
dimenhydrinate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: anticholinergic antiemetics
1 review
   
9.0
clonazepam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines
45 reviews
   
8.9
lorazepam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines, miscellaneous antiemetics
33 reviews
   
8.7
triazolam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepines
19 reviews
   
8.7
gabapentin systemic (Pro, More...)
class:
24 reviews
   
8.4
quetiapine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: atypical antipsychotics
133 reviews
   
8.3
mirtazapine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: tetracyclic antidepressants
72 reviews
   
8.3
oxazepam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepines
3 reviews
   
8.0
chloral hydrate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
15 reviews
   
7.8
trazodone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: phenylpiperazine antidepressants
255 reviews
   
7.7
amitriptyline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: tricyclic antidepressants
76 reviews
   
7.7
zolpidem systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
474 reviews
   
7.6
doxylamine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
34 reviews
   
7.6
acetaminophen / diphenhydramine systemic (More...)
class: analgesic combinations
13 reviews
   
7.6
olanzapine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: atypical antipsychotics
9 reviews
   
7.6
eszopiclone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
123 reviews
   
7.3
doxepin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics, tricyclic antidepressants
105 reviews
   
7.3
diphenhydramine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
48 reviews
   
7.3
temazepam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepines
147 reviews
   
7.0
zaleplon systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
36 reviews
   
7.0
phenobarbital systemic (Pro, More...)
class: barbiturate anticonvulsants, barbiturates
0 reviews
   
7.0
suvorexant systemic (More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
35 reviews
   
5.2
diphenhydramine / ibuprofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: analgesic combinations
0 reviews
   
5.0
ramelteon systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
42 reviews
   
4.9
amobarbital systemic (More...)
class: barbiturates
0 reviewsNot rated
Be the first
diphenhydramine / magnesium salicylate systemic (More...)
class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
Be the first

Alternative treatments for Insomnia

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Insomnia. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Insomnia.

Topics under Insomnia

Learn more about Insomnia

Synonym(s): Difficulty sleeping; Dyssomnia; Inability to sleep; Sleeplessness; Wakefulness

Browse Drugs by Condition

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
(web1)