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Insomnia Medications

Definition of Insomnia:

Inability to sleep, abnormal wakefulness.

Drugs 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.

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40 Winks (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
1 review
   
5.0
Ambien (Pro, More...)
generic name: zolpidem class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
339 reviews
   
7.6
Ambien CR (Pro, More...)
generic name: zolpidem class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
56 reviews
   
6.9
Ativan (Pro, More...)
generic name: lorazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines, miscellaneous antiemetics
15 reviews
   
8.0
Edluar (Pro, More...)
generic name: zolpidem class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
7 reviews
   
8.6
Elavil (More...)
generic name: amitriptyline class: tricyclic antidepressants
15 reviews
   
7.5
Intermezzo (Pro, More...)
generic name: zolpidem class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
5 reviews
   
8.7
Nytol (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
2 reviews
   
9.0
Nytol QuickCaps (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class:
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Restoril (Pro, More...)
generic name: temazepam class: benzodiazepines
44 reviews
   
7.5
Simply Sleep (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
11 reviews
   
6.0
Sleep (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
0 reviews
   
7.0
Sleep-ettes (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
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Sominex Maximum Strength Caplet (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
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Unisom SleepMelts (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class: anticholinergic antiemetics, anticholinergic antiparkinson agents, antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
1 review
   
9.0
Vanatrip (More...)
generic name: amitriptyline class: tricyclic antidepressants
1 review
   
7.0
Z-Sleep (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class:
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Zolpimist (Pro, More...)
generic name: zolpidem class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
6 reviews
   
6.8
ZzzQuil (More...)
generic name: diphenhydramine class:
1 review
   
1.0
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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

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

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