Inability To Sleep

The inability to sleep at night is called insomnia. Some of the conditions that can cause insomnia are depression, stress, chronic pain, heart failure, hyperthyroidism, heartburn, menopause, and restless leg syndrome. Usually, sleep hygiene and lifestyle changes are the first treatment option for insomnia.

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I do not have any allergies. Can I take the tablet Doxylamine succinate 7.5 mg five times a week for the long term?

Query: Hi doctor,I am in my mid-forties. Is it generally safe to take the tablet Doxylamine succinate 7.5 mg five times a week for the long term? I do not have any allergies. I have been taking it for three years now, thrice a week, and I am very satisfied with it. It is the best sleep intervention for me ...  Read Full »


Dr. Amrit Agarwal

Answer: Hi,Welcome to icliniq.com.Doxylamine succinate is an antihistamine and helps in sound sleep so you can continue using it.Along with it, the following lifestyle modifications need to do:1) Brisk walk or exercise for six days per week.2) Think positive. Be thankful for good things in life and give tha...  Read Full »

I am not able to sleep after my parents death. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am having sleep issues. I do not get sleep till 3 AM to 4 AM even if I am just lying on the bed. My parents passed away. I am single and I live alone. Those memories and thoughts are affecting me recently for the past 1 year a lot. Sometimes after sleep, I wake up thinking most of the ...  Read Full »


Arooj Maqsood Ahmed Warraieh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I am truly sorry for your loss. It is really difficult to go through grief time all alone. The symptoms you are experiencing is because you are going through all the pain on your own. And that is why these have become part of you and now disturbing you in your dreams and ...  Read Full »

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