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Ramelteon

Ramelteon
Ramelteon is a sedative, also called a hypnotic. It works by affecting certain substances in your body that help regulate your "sleep-wake cycle." Ramelteon is used to treat insomnia that is associated with having trouble falling asleep. Ramelteon may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Ramelteon
DRUG TYPE
Sleep Disorders

Frequently Asked Questions

You should not use ramelteon if you are also taking fluvoxamine, or if you have ever had a severe allergic reaction to ramelteon.

Ramelteon may cause a severe allergic reaction. Get emergency medical help if you have hives; difficult breathing; nausea and vomiting; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Some people using this medicine have engaged in activity while not fully awake and later had no memory of it. If this happens to you, call your doctor right away.

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