Active Ingredient(s):Suvorexant FDA Approved: * August 13, 2014 Pharm Company: *MERCK AND CO INC Category:Sleep Aid
Suvorexant, sold under the brand name Belsomra, is an orexin antagonist medication which is used in the treatment of insomnia. It is indicated specifically for the treatment of insomnia characterized by difficulties with sleep onset and/or maintenance in adults. Suvorexant helps with falling asleep faster, sleeping longer, being awake less in the middle of the night, and having better quality of sleep.[2...
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