Those of you who believe in popping a sleeping pill at the slightest attack by depression, anguish or any sleep disorder are not safe anymore as improper use of sleep-aid-pills can make you victim of a range of devastating side-effects. For instance, the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) approved sleeping pill Ambien is meant for treating insomnia in adults but if you haphazardly use the medication to obtain relief from depression and emotional pain, it can wreak havoc on your life. Moreover, sleeping pills such as Ambien, Sonata and Lunesta are meant to be used only after acquiring a prescription from the doctor and usage of these medicines without recommendation by a registered medical practitioner can prove to be disastrous for your health.
Youngsters are prone to follow celebrity behavior and the boys and girls who choose to jump on the sleeping pill bandwagon soon after getting to know that Samuel Dylan Murray Preston, the leading British singer resorted to taking sleeping pills to obtain relief from the pain caused by the ending of his singing career with The Ordinary Boys are destined to become victims of disastrous health effects. To inform you on the side-effects of sleep-aid-pills, it is noteworthy to mention that the sleep-aid-pill Ambien triggers off certain serious side-effects on an occasional basis and these are namely, chest pain, anxiety, memory loss, fainting, allergic reactions like nausea, vomiting, breathing difficulty et al.
Apart from Ambien, if you use other prescription-based sleep-aid-pills such as Sonata, you are likely to fall prey to several Sonata side-effects, namely, vision problems, anxiety, depression, dizziness, headache et al. With regard to Sonata, it is noteworthy that this sleep aid is likely to facilitate interactions with certain other medications. Therefore, before administering Sonata, you need to inform the doctor if you are taking certain medicines such as Mellaril, Promethazine or Phenergan, several antibiotics namely, Itraconazole, Erythromycin, Ketoconazole and other drugs. Drug interactions are certainly harmful, guys, so take care to use sleeping pills in accordance with the instructions of the doctor only.
But if you take the sleeping pill as per the guidelines mentioned by the physician, you would be considerably safe its harmful side-effects. So, Ambien is not a disaster for you but its side-effects are definitely not good for your health. With care and caution, it is possible for you to keep Ambien side-effects at bay.
All the best for your war against insomnia! Don't forget that safe usage of sleep aid pill is the key to enjoy uninterrupted sleep at night. So, pull up your socks and kick-start your war against sleep disorders.
Source by Peter Haggard