Sleeping Meds Names

Medication for Sleep Problems

Difficulty with sleep is a common problem and can be caused by medical and psychological factors. Treatment methods including ...

Loxapine: MedlinePlus Drug Information

Studies have shown that older adults with dementia (a brain disorder that affects the ability to remember, think clearly, communicate, and perform daily activities and that may cause changes in mood and personality) who take antipsychotics (medications for mental illness) such as loxapine have an increased chance of death during treatment.

Diazepam: MedlinePlus Drug Information

Diazepam may increase the risk of serious or life-threatening breathing problems, sedation, or coma if used along with certain medications. Tell your doctor if you are taking or plan to take certain opiate medications for cough such as codeine (in Triacin-C, in Tuzistra XR) or hydrocodone (in Anexsia, in Norco, in Zyfrel) or for pain such as codeine (in Fiorinal), fentanyl (Actiq, Duragesic ...

Sleeping Pills: Types, Side Effects & Treatment

Sleeping medicines can also help you stay asleep if you’re prone to waking up in the middle of the night. What are other names for sleeping pills? Sleeping pills go by many names: Hypnotics. Sedatives. Sleep aids. Sleep medicine. Tranquilizers. How do sleeping pills work? There are various types of sleeping pills. Each works differently.