Unisom SleepTabs

Generic Name: Doxylamine succinate

  • What is this medication?

    Unisom SleepTabs are intended to help reduce difficulty in falling asleep.
  • Are there any warnings associated with Unisom SleepTabs?

    Only take this product at bedtime.

    When using this product, avoid alcoholic beverages.

    Stop using this medication and ask a doctor if sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 2 weeks, since insomnia may be a symptom of serious underlying medical problems.

    Stop using this medication and ask a doctor if you develop side effects.

    Do not give to children under 12 years of age.

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

  • Should I talk to my doctor before taking Unisom SleepTabs?

    Ask a doctor before using this product if you have glaucoma, difficulty urinating due to prostate gland enlargement, or a breathing problem such as emphysema, chronic bronchitis, or asthma.

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you are taking any other drugs.

    Ask a doctor before using this product if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

  • What are the possible side effects of Unisom SleepTabs?

    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 Unisom SleepTabs?

    When using this product, avoid drinking alcoholic beverages.
  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Unisom SleepTabs?

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

    Adults: Take one tablet 30 minutes before going to bed. Take once daily or as directed by a doctor.

    Children <12 years: Do not use.

  • How should I store Unisom SleepTabs?

    Store at room temperature.