Sleepwalking, eating, driving or doing other activities while not fully awake, with memory loss for the event, as well as abnormal behaviors such as being more outgoing or aggressive than normal, confusion, agitation, and hallucinations may occur. Using EDLUAR with alcohol or other medicines that can make you sleepy can increase the risk of these behaviors. EDLUAR can impair your alertness and motor coordination. After taking EDLUAR, don't drive or operate machinery until you are fully awake. Don't take EDLUAR with alcohol.
In patients with depression, worsening of depression (including suicidal thoughts, actions and completed suicides) may occur. If your depression worsens, contact your doctor immediately.
The most commonly observed side effects in controlled clinical trials were next-day drowsiness, dizziness, headache, diarrhea and drugged feelings.
Because EDLUAR works quickly, you should take EDLUAR immediately before going to bed. When taking EDLUAR, stay in bed for a full night (7 to 8 hours) before you must be active again. EDLUAR can be taken for 7 to 10 days or as advised by your doctor. If your sleep problems continue, consult your doctor, who will determine whether another condition is causing your sleep problem or other measures are needed to overcome your sleep problems.
EDLUAR is a federally controlled substance and can be abused or lead to dependence. After you stop taking EDLUAR, you may have symptoms for 1 to 2 days, such as trouble sleeping, nausea and vomiting, flushing, lightheadedness, an
|SOURCE Meda Pharmaceuticals Inc.|
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