- Lunesta is used to treat insomnia (a certain type of sleep disorder).
- By using this you can get better sleep.
- Eszopiclone falls under the subclass of drugs called sedative-hypnotics.
- Lunesta 1 mg works inside the brain to generate a calming effect.
- Use this medicine only for 1-2 weeks as suggested by doctors.
- If you are suffering from insomnia for a long period of time contact your doctor.
- This medicine helps you to sleep instantly, stay asleep for more hours and reduces the chances of waking up between sleep.
- Calcium phosphate
- Magnesium stearate
- Colloidal silicon dioxide
- Polyethylene glycol
- Titanium dioxide
- Microcrystalline cellulose
- Croscarmellose sodium
Inform your doctor or pharmacist about your medical history before taking Eszopiclone as follows
- Mental Disorder (agitation, psychosis, depression)
- Liver Disease & Kidney Disease
- Addiction to drugs/alcohol/marijuana
- Family or personal history of sleepwalking
- Lung/breathing problems (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-COPD)
- Muscle disease (myasthenia gravis)
- Take this medicine only if you have 7-8 hours of sleep.
As directed by the health care expert.
Common side effects
- Dry mouth
- Feeling hungover
Severe side effects
- Memory problems
- Before using Lunesta 1 mg, read the label carefully.
- Keep this medicine out of children’s reach.
- Avoid taking the extra doses as the doctor recommended.
- Children/pregnant women must consult a doctor before taking it.
- Store Lunesta 1 mg in a dry, cool place & away from sun rays.