Are zopiclone tablets dangerous?
Zopiclone tablets contain the active ingredient Zopiclone. Zopiclone is a prescription-only medicine used in adults to help you get to sleep. If your insomnia is severe, it may be important to try and take some steps to reduce anxiety or stress in your life so that you can relax at night and get a better night’s sleep.
Can zopiclone tablets be halved?
Zopiclone tablets can be halved to obtain a smaller dose. However, it is important to remember that the dose strength of zopiclone tablets is not normally halved when used for insomnia.
How long do zopiclone tablets last?
Zopiclone tablets last a least 6 hours and can be taken daily if needed. Please check the dosage information on the packaging carefully, as different brands have different strengths.
What do zopiclone tablets look like?
Zopiclone tablets are small and round, pink or yellow in colour. The tablets have a score-line on one side and the word ‘Zopiclone’ imprinted on one side of the tablet.
Who can’t take zopiclone?
You can’t take Zopiclone if you have a history of drug or alcohol abuse unless you are being treated to quit. You can’t take zopiclone if you suffer from severe liver damage, severe lung disease and severe kidney failure. You shouldn’t take zopiclone if you’re pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not give this medicine to anyone under the age of 18 years old.
Why does zopiclone not work for me?
For most people, it works extremely well. However, if you have trouble sleeping, it might not be the right choice for you. Zopiclone tablets 7.5mg are recommended for short-term use (3 to 4 nights) only. Because they’re so potent, you should always take zopiclone tablets 7.5mg exactly as advised by your doctor or pharmacist.