Simply Sleep

Generic Name: Diphenhydramine HCl

  • What is this medication?

    Simply Sleep contains a nighttime sleep aid. It is intended to relieve occasional sleeplessness.
  • Are there any warnings associated with Simply Sleep?

    Do not use this product in children under the age of 12.

    Do not use this product with any other products containing diphenhydramine, even ones used on the skin.

    Drowsiness will occur. Do not drive a motor vehicle or operate machinery when using this product.

    Avoid alcoholic drinks while using this product.

    Stop using this product and talk to a doctor if your sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 2 weeks. Insomnia may be a symptom of a serious medical illness.

    Keep this product out of the reach of children. In the case of an overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center immediately.

    Depending on the type of packaging, do not use this product if the carton or pouch is opened or the blister unit, neck wrap, or foil inner seal with the words Safety Seal is broken or missing.

  • Should I talk to my doctor before taking Simply Sleep?

    Talk to a doctor before using this product if you have glaucoma, a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis, or trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland.

    Talk to a doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers.

    Talk to a health professional before using this product if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.

  • What are the possible side effects of Simply Sleep?

    When using this product, drowsiness will occur.

    Side effects cannot always be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this drug.

  • What should I avoid while taking Simply Sleep?

    When using this product, avoid drinking alcoholic beverages.

    When using this product, do not drive a motor vehicle or operating machinery.

    Do not use this product with any other products containing diphenhydramine, even ones used on the skin.

  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Simply Sleep?

    If Simply Sleep is taken with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. Always check with your doctor before combining Simply Sleep with any other medication.
  • What is the usual dosage of Simply Sleep?

    Adults and children 12 years: Take 2 caplets at bedtime if needed or as directed by a doctor.

    Children <12 years: Do not use.

  • How should I store Simply Sleep?

    Store at room temperature.