I have stopped taking zopiclone for 5 nights now and i was wondering if diphenhydramine would be a safe temporary alternative to get through the hardest part until my sleep gets back to normal. Thank you
Yes, it is viable alternative, it does work for insomnia, of course everyone reacts differently to medications. Having said that I am not a Dr., I believe you should seek medical advise and have a professional be responsible for your treatment until you are back on track. This is the most responsible thing to do, never self medicate.
- Diphenhydramine Information for Consumers
- Diphenhydramine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Diphenhydramine (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Updated 3 Jul 2013 • 2 answers
Insomnia - I decided to discontinue the Seroquel 25mg that I was taking for sleep, because I believe
Updated 25 Oct 2016 • 2 answers
Updated 28 Jul 2017 • 1 answer
Updated 26 Dec 2018 • 5 answers
Updated 16 Feb 2019 • 1 answer