Reintroduction of quazepam: an update on comparative hypnotic and adverse effects.

@article{Moniri2019ReintroductionOQ,
  title={Reintroduction of quazepam: an update on comparative hypnotic and adverse effects.},
  author={Nader H. Moniri},
  journal={International Clinical Psychopharmacology},
  year={2019}
}
  • N. Moniri
  • Published 3 July 2019
  • Psychology, Biology, Medicine
  • International Clinical Psychopharmacology
Insomnia is a prevalent disorder that affects over one-third of the U.S. population to varying degrees and is highly disruptive towards quality of life. Pharmacological treatments for insomnia include benzodiazepines (BZs) and the non-BZ 'Z-drugs' (zolpidem, zaleplon, eszopiclone, zopiclone), which are amongst the most widely prescribed medications. Yet, these agents can produce adverse effects such as tolerance to the hypnotic effect, rebound insomnia, next-day residual drowsiness, as well as… 
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