Sleep Disorders

Is a Disease or Syndrome.

"Conditions characterized by disturbances of usual sleep patterns or behaviors. Sleep disorders may be divided into three major categories: DYSSOMNIAS (i.e. disorders characterized by insomnia or hypersomnia), PARASOMNIAS (abnormal sleep behaviors), and sleep disorders secondary to medical or psychiatric disorders. (From Thorpy, Sleep Disorders Medicine, 1994, p187)"

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Related Medication
The following information has been extracted from US Food and Drug Administration databases. It shows drugs which may be used to treat this condition, and those drugs whose use may be dangerous with this condition. This is informational only. You must consult a physician for your particular case. You may click on a listed drug for further information.

The following medications may be indicated for this condition

Doxepin Hydrochloride
Doxepin Hydrochloride
Doxepin Hydrochloride
Doxepin Hydrochloride
Doxepin Hydrochloride

The following medications may be hazardous when used with this condition

Pergolide Mesylate
Pergolide Mesylate
Ropinirole Hydrochloride

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