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Rozerem and Weight Gain - Sonata and Alcohol

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  • Rozerem and Weight Gain
    Weight gain is a common side effect of some drugs, but as this eMedTV segment explains, there doesn't appear to be a connection between Rozerem and weight gain. Clinical studies suggest that weight gain is not a rare or common side effect of Rozerem.
  • Rozerem Dosing
    The recommended Rozerem dosing is Rozerem 8 mg taken 30 minutes before bedtime (and not taken with food). This eMedTV article explains that the dosing guidelines for Rozerem should be followed closely to ensure a safe treatment process.
  • Rozerem Drug Info
    If you have trouble falling asleep, your healthcare provider may recommend a product called Rozerem. This eMedTV selection briefly describes this drug, with information on how it is taken and what to discuss with your healthcare provider.
  • Rozerem Interactions
    When certain drugs are taken together with Rozerem, interactions between the medicines can occur. This eMedTV page lists medicines that can potentially cause Rozerem drug interactions, such as rifampin, fluconazole, or ketoconazole.
  • Rozerem Overdose
    The full effects of a Rozerem overdose are not known because there have been few reported cases. This eMedTV Web page discusses the research findings on Rozerem overdose effects and lists various treatment options that are currently available.
  • Rozerem Sexual Side Effects
    Since hormone levels can be affected by Rozerem, sexual side effects may potentially occur as a result. This eMedTV page explains why sexual side effects may occur with Rozerem and discusses what your healthcare provider may recommend.
  • Rozerem Uses
    Rozerem uses are focused on the treatment of insomnia in those with trouble falling asleep. As this eMedTV segment explains, Rozerem has not been approved for treating other kinds of insomnia, such as difficulty staying asleep.
  • Rozerem Warnings and Precautions
    Rozerem is a type of hypnotic/sedative and can cause unusual or disturbing behavior. This eMedTV page lists more Rozerem warnings and precautions, including other side effects to look out for and existing conditions you should tell your doctor about.
  • Rozerum
    A doctor may prescribe Rozerem to help treat insomnia in people who have difficulty falling asleep. This eMedTV Web article describes possible side effects of Rozerem and covers some general precautions. Rozerum is a common misspelling of Rozerem.
  • Safety of Tryptophan
    This page from the eMedTV library addresses possible tryptophan safety concerns. This article takes an in-depth look at what you should discuss with your doctor before using tryptophan and covers the dangerous complications this supplement can cause.
  • Scullcap
    Skullcap is a dietary supplement commonly used for treating anxiety and insomnia. This eMedTV resource offers a more in-depth look at skullcap and its uses, possible side effects, and safety information. Scullcap is a common misspelling of skullcap.
  • Side Effects of Estazolam
    Common side effects of estazolam can include dizziness, drowsiness, and weakness. This eMedTV segment also lists rare but possible side effects of the drug and also outlines which side effects you should report to your healthcare provider right away.
  • Side Effects of L-Glutamine
    Not very many side effects have been reported with L-glutamine supplementation. This page from the eMedTV Web site lists some of the reported side effects of L-glutamine and also explores some of the theoretical side effects that may occur.
  • Side Effects of Rozerem
    There are many possible side effects of Rozerem, such as fatigue, nausea, or dizziness. This part of the eMedTV site lists other possible side effects, including rare side effects as well as serious problems that require medical attention.
  • Silenor
    Silenor is a prescription medication used to help people with insomnia stay asleep. This eMedTV Web article offers an in-depth look at this sleep medicine, including information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • Silenor and Breastfeeding
    Silenor passes through breast milk and may cause problems in an infant, such as breathing difficulties. This eMedTV site further explores breastfeeding and Silenor, including the results of animal studies on the topic and what the manufacturer recommends.
  • Silenor and Pregnancy
    As this eMedTV page explains, animal studies on pregnancy and Silenor (doxepin tablets) suggest that the drug may not be safe for pregnant women. This page describes the results of animal studies that were done on this pregnancy Category C medication.
  • Silenor Dosage
    In general, the recommended starting dosage of Silenor is 6 mg, taken within 30 minutes of bedtime. This eMedTV Web article outlines more detailed dosing guidelines for this insomnia medication, including several tips for when and how to use this product.
  • Silenor Drug Interactions
    Decreased breathing and other serious side effects can occur as a result of Silenor drug interactions. This eMedTV page explains how to reduce your risk of these reactions, including a detailed list of drugs that may cause problems with Silenor.
  • Silenor Medication Information
    A healthcare provider may prescribe Silenor to help people with insomnia stay asleep. This eMedTV page offers important information on the medication, including Silenor's possible side effects and general safety precautions to be aware of before using it.
  • Silenor Overdose
    As this eMedTV page discusses, serious problems can result from an overdose of Silenor (doxepin tablets), such as seizures, changes in heart rhythm, or even death. This page lists other possible overdose symptoms and describes various treatment options.
  • Silenor Side Effects
    Daytime drowsiness and nausea are some of the reported Silenor side effects. This eMedTV segment provides an overview of other possible side effects, listing common ones as well as potentially serious reactions that may require prompt medical care.
  • Silenor Uses
    If you have problems staying asleep, your healthcare provider may prescribe Silenor. This eMedTV page takes a closer look at the uses of Silenor, including whether it's safe for children and whether there are off-label uses for the medicine.
  • Silenor Warnings and Precautions
    As this article from the eMedTV Web site explains, you may not be able to use Silenor if you have certain medical conditions, such as glaucoma. This article lists other warnings and precautions to be aware of before using Silenor.
  • Skullcap
    Skullcap is a perennial herb that is often used as a dietary supplement. This page on the eMedTV site explains what it is used for, lists possible side effects that may occur, and explores the safety and effectiveness of skullcap supplements.
  • Skullcap and Breastfeeding
    It is not known whether it is safe to use skullcap while breastfeeding. This page from the eMedTV archives includes more information about skullcap and breastfeeding, and explains whether the supplement passes through breast milk.
  • Skullcap and Pregnancy
    At this time, it is not known whether skullcap supplements are safe for pregnant women. This eMedTV article provides more information on skullcap and pregnancy, and explains why "natural" products are not as safe as many people think.
  • Skullcap Dosage
    At this time, no safe and effective skullcap dosage has been established. This portion of the eMedTV Web site discusses reasonable skullcap dosing and offers information on how to find a reputable manufacturer for the supplement.
  • Skullcap Drug Interactions
    There are currently no known skullcap drug interactions. As this part of the eMedTV library explains, however, it is possible that drugs with sedative properties could interact with skullcap, perhaps increasing the risk of severe drowsiness.
  • Skullcap Herb Information
    Skullcap is a supplement thought to help with insomnia, among other conditions. This eMedTV Web page discusses skullcap in more detail, with information on whether this herbal supplement works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Skullcap Overdose
    A skullcap overdose could potentially cause giddiness, stupor, and seizures. This segment from the eMedTV site lists other symptoms that may occur with an overdose of skullcap and describes various treatment options that are available for an overdose.
  • Skullcap Safety
    There have been reports of liver damage caused by products that contain skullcap. This portion of the eMedTV Web site contains more skullcap safety information and explains who may not be able to safely use skullcap supplements.
  • Skullcap Side Effects
    Severe drowsiness, stupor, and seizures are potential skullcap side effects that require medical attention. This eMedTV segment lists other side effects that should be reported and which may indicate that you should stop taking the supplement.
  • Sonata
    Sonata, a prescription drug, is licensed to treat insomnia in adults who have trouble falling asleep. This eMedTV article describes the effects of Sonata and offers details on its dosing information and potential side effects.
  • Sonata Addiction
    If you develop a Sonata addiction, you may experience anxiety, fatigue, or tremors when you stop the drug. This eMedTV article lists other possible withdrawal symptoms and discusses the dangers of a Sonata addiction.
  • Sonata and Alcohol
    The combination of Sonata and alcohol is potentially dangerous. As this portion of the eMedTV Web site explains, Sonata can increase the effects of alcohol and lead to drowsiness, lack of coordination, severe depression, or loss of consciousness.
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