Comparative efficacy of newer hypnotic drugs for the short‐term management of insomnia: a systematic review and meta‐analysis

  title={Comparative efficacy of newer hypnotic drugs for the short‐term management of insomnia: a systematic review and meta‐analysis},
  author={Y. D{\"u}ndar and S. Dodd and Judith Strobl and A. Boland and R. Dickson and T. Walley},
  journal={Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental},
  • Y. Dündar, S. Dodd, +3 authors T. Walley
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental
  • To compare the clinical effectiveness of zaleplon, zolpidem or zopiclone (Z‐drugs) with either benzodiazepines licensed and approved for use in the UK for the short‐term management of insomnia (diazepam, loprazolam, lorazepam, lormetazepam, nitrazepam, temazepam) or with each other. 
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