2-3 mg/day in 2-3 divided doses. Insomnia related w/ anxiety or stress in non permanent conditions
2-4 mg as single dose. Elderly, debilitated patient
2-4 mg/day in divided dose. Insomnia due to anxiety or transient situational stress
1-2 mg as single dose. Pre-surgical med
2-4 mg the night before surgery &/or 1-2 hr prior to surgery.