What is Silenor?
Silenor belongs to a group of drugs called hypnotics.
Whai is Silenor used for?
Silenor is used to treat insomnia in people who have trouble staying asleep.
What should be avoid while taking Silenor?
Do not drink alcohol. Silenor can increase the effects of alcohol, which could be dangerous. Silenor may impair the thinking or reactions. Be careful if while driving or doing anything that requires to be alert.
How should Silenor be taken?
Take Silenor exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Follow all directions on the prescription label. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended. Take this medicine within 30 minutes before bedtime. Do not take within 3 hours after eating.
What other drugs will affect Silenor?
Taking Silenor with other drugs that makes sleepy or slower the breathing can increase these effects. Ask the doctor before taking Silenor with a sleeping pill, narcotic pain medicine, muscle relaxer, or medicine for anxiety, depression, or seizures.