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Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders (Insomnia) Summary

Description: Disorders characterized by impairment of the ability to initiate or maintain sleep. This may occur as a primary disorder or in association with another medical or psychiatric condition.

Also Known As: Insomnia; Sleeplessness; Chronic Insomnia; Primary Insomnia; Nonorganic Insomnia Show All >>

Networked: 4362 relevant articles (512 outcomes, 717 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. zolpidem (Ambien) : 44 outcomes 61 studies in 255 results : FDA 29 Generic
  2. Melatonin : 39 outcomes 52 studies in 267 results : IBA
  3. Benzodiazepines : 37 outcomes 45 studies in 437 results : IBA
  4. eszopiclone (Lunesta) : 32 outcomes 33 studies in 79 results : FDA 3
  5. Hypnotics and Sedatives (Sedatives) : 25 outcomes 33 studies in 318 results : IBA
  6. ramelteon (Rozerem) : 24 outcomes 41 studies in 99 results : FDA 1
  7. Trazodone (Trittico) : 18 outcomes 20 studies in 88 results : FDA 30 Generic
  8. Flurazepam (Dalmane) : 15 outcomes 8 studies in 53 results : FDA 24 Generic
  9. Triazolam (Halcion) : 13 outcomes 20 studies in 88 results : FDA 5 Generic
  10. Estazolam (ProSom) : 13 outcomes 4 studies in 23 results : FDA 4 Generic
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Diseases Related to Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders

  1. Pain (Aches)
  2. Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders (Insomnia)
  3. Fatigue
  4. Nausea
  5. Neoplasms (Cancer)
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Key Therapies for Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 25 outcomes 23 studies in 180 results
  2. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 11 outcomes 2 studies in 54 results
  3. Acupressure (Shiatsu) : 5 outcomes 10 studies in 17 results
  4. Hormone Replacement Therapy (Therapy, Hormone Replacement) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 11 results
  5. Psychology Biofeedback (Biofeedback) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 17 results
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