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Insomnia (or wikt:sleeplessness) is most often defined by an individual's report of sleeping difficulties. While the term is som...
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Other name: Eszopiclone (Eszopiclone)
Other name: Zaleplon (Zaleplon)
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Eszopiclone, marketed by Sepracor under the brand-name Lunesta, is a nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic used as a treatment for insomnia. Eszopiclone is the active dextrorotatory stereoisomer of zopiclone, and belongs to the class of drugs known as cyclopy...
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Zaleplon (marketed under the brand names Sonata and Starnoc) is a sedative/hypnotic, mainly used for insomnia. It is a nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic from the pyrazolopyrimidine class. In terms of adverse effects zaleplon appears to offer little ...
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Eszopiclone, marketed by Sepracor under the brand-name Lunesta, is a nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic used as a treatment for insomnia. Eszopiclone is the active dextrorotatory stereoisomer of zopiclone, and belongs to the class of drugs known as cyclopy...
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About Sonata
Zaleplon (marketed under the brand names Sonata and Starnoc) is a sedative/hypnotic, mainly used for insomnia. It is a nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic from the pyrazolopyrimidine class. In terms of adverse effects zaleplon appears to offer little ...
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Lunesta worked but left me feeling nauseous. Ambien, at...
" ...fo rme. Lunesta worked but left me feeling nauseous. Ambien, at 10 mg makes me feel dizzy and more depressed. When I take it, I cannot sleep for another 5 days... "

sonata and lunesta do those have the side effects of not...
" ...is this? also sonata and lunesta do those have the side effects of not remembering... "

have tried lunesta, ambien and sonata, none of them seem to...
" I have tried lunesta, ambien and sonata, none of them seem to work for me. I ...had insomnia but since taking vicodin it has really been ...is cable for). I feel so tired but can not get... "

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through the night. I've found Lunesta to work best for me
" ...Anybody tried both? I've tried both and believe sonata is shorter acting, helps you fall asleep, ...I've found Lunesta to wo... "

and lunesta, both left me feeling groggy the next day....
" I tried ambiean and lunesta, both left me feeling groggy the next day. What I've found does work for me is sonata, I only take 5mg... "

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did absolutely nothing an hour later I was still wide awake....
" I tried lunesta and it did absolutely nothing an hour later I was still wide awake..like I said I feel ambien working and I how I do well with sonata..thank I die answering so quickly... "

after the Lunesta no longer works for me. But I am waking...
" ...suffering from. I take Lunesta to get to ...I can't take the sonata after 4 am according to the doctor. But it helps me get back to the sleep after the Lunesta no longer works for me. But I am ... "

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I switched from lunesta to generic sonata for sleep. Found...
" I switched from lunesta to generic sonata for sleep. Found lunesta a depressant for me. Careful about changing too many meds at once, if you don't mind advice.... "

to authorize it. Lunesta didn't work for me, but it does...
" ...might try regular ambien. it works pretty well and ...insurance company to authorize it. Lunesta didn't work for me, but it does for ...get the morning after. Sonata basically sucks, bu... "

1st few nights was getting 6-7 hrs sleep. It was wonderful...
" ...(from 3mg lunesta) and the 1st few nights was getting 6-7 hrs sleep. It was wonderful. Now I'm waking after 4-5 hours and taking a 10 mg Sonata to put ...the Ambien. I think Sonata is great as ... "

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