Saturday, December 18, 2004

Lunesta (Eszopiclone)

With New Sleeping Pill, New Acceptability?
The New York Times
17 December 2004

Is it a wake-up call for the sleeping pill market? With Wednesday's approval of Sepracor's new drug, Lunesta, a taboo in the use of sleeping pills has been broken. Lunesta is the first sleeping pill whose label will not recommend it be taken for only 7 to 10 days.

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1 comment:

SleepAids said...

Thats just crazy. People need to find more natural healthy solutions to getting some sleep. I'm thinking weight loss and a proper diet might do for starters. After the mess with Heath Ledger I wonder how much of a hit these companies have taken.