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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of ZzzQuil oral.

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75 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
9/30/2014 8:55:42 AM

Reviewer: IsabellaL, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Not really sure what to think. The first night I picked it up I took the reccomended 2 capsules and was out like a light in no time. I slept from 11pm to 3pm and felt like I was in a horrible haze all the next day. Second day took me a bit longer to fall asleep and was feeling a bit restless and again way over-slept and felt groggy. Now it's 7am after the 3rd try and I have not gotten a min ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
9/29/2014 2:41:52 AM

Reviewer: zzzleepah (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Before I go to sleep I'd down the whole bottle and knock out. When it doesn't work, I'd wake up with my fist through the wall.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
9/24/2014 4:22:13 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I tend to have really bad experiences with things like Nyquil and Benadryl with whatever is in them (they wind me up more than calm me down) but whatever the makeup of Zzzquil, it totally works for me. I don't feel groggy the next day and it helps me fall asleep and stay asleep. The only downside is that my insomnia can last up two a couple of weeks at a time and after a certain point, maybe 5 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
9/17/2014 10:48:02 AM

Reviewer: drcyc, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Has no one on this site realized that the main ingredient in this is also the main ingredient in Benadryl??? It will make you sleepy but you can buy off brand benadryl at The Dollar Tree for $1....and it's the same thing just much cheaper. If you don't have a dollar tree then even walmart has a very cheap version of benadryl. zzzquil is expensive in comparison. Start reading the back of th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
9/14/2014 5:07:46 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I fall asleep quickly and stay alseep for about 6 hours but the drawback is the feeling of groggyness lasts through the next day. It also seems to make me a bit irritable and grouchy. This feeling doesn't work if you have a lady on the receiving end.

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