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    Insomnia

    I know a ton of quads suffer from insomnia.

    Im currently taking Ambien, 10mg to help and it did a great job for awhile but has lost its effect. My dr is thinking of switch me to Mirtazapine OR zaleplon.

    Im wondering what your guys opinions are of them?

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    Dual purpose? Pretty strong meds for sleep unless used for other indications also. Ambien- recommended to be used only for short term. We use Trazadone- works as antidepressant and sleep. Elavil- antidepressant and also pain properties.
    Melatonin for a natural sleep.
    For all start low and increase as needed.CWO

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