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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
7/30/2015 10:45:44 PM

Reviewer: Sleepless in Boulder, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My doctor prescribed 1-2 tablets. I started with cutting one in half and that worked for me. I recommend not taking it any later than 8 pm as only half a pill still left me a little groggy in the morning.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
7/2/2015 12:43:46 PM

Reviewer: First_Lady_T, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I used this medication for about a month as I have insomnia and it was prescribed to me to help me sleep. I took one 50mg tablet at bedtime, along with 1 1/2 ambien, and I would fall asleep within 30 minutes and sleep through the night. This drug did help improve my sleep, as it helped me get a more restful sleep and say asleep through the night. However, after the first week or so this drug began ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
6/19/2015 5:09:13 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking 25mg at night and not sleeping thru the night. The last 2 nights I woke up around 2:00A.m. very anxious and shook thru out my body as if I had chills. I live in the desert and it has been pretty warm, so it is not the temperature. I am stopping this med to see if I do better.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
6/18/2015 10:46:04 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
6/18/2015 2:14:59 PM

Reviewer: lolwme32, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
since being forced off Amitriptyline and put on Trazodone 50MG 3 at bedtime, I've been experiencing muscle cramps in hands, thighs, and feet but not of the terribly painful kind, more like dull cramping and my clinic PA had no idea what was causing cramps but found here that Trazodone may be cause

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