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What type of syptoms a patient would benefit from using eszopiclone?

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What type of syptoms a patient would benefit from using eszopiclone (Lunesta)?
Posted Tue, 7 Aug 2012 in Medicines and Side Effects
Answered by Dr. Ram Choudhary 6 hours later

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Eszopiclone is used to treat the patient having symptoms of insomnia that is difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep. Eszopiclone is in a class of medications called hypnotics. It works by slowing activity in the brain to allow sleep.
The drug is considered safer as compared to classic hypnotics the benzodiazepines due to less potential for dependence.It should be tapered slowly before stopping it.

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