Circadin

Circadin

melatonin

Manufacturer:

Neurim

Distributor:

DKSH
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Melatonin
Indications/Uses
Monotherapy for the short-term treatment of primary insomnia in patient ≥55 yr.
Dosage/Direction for Use
2 mg once daily 1-2 hr before bedtime continued up to 13 wk.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Special Precautions
May cause drowsiness.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, nasopharyngitis, back pain, arthralgia.
Drug Interactions
Cimetidine, quinolone, carbamazepine, rifampicin.
ATC Classification
N05CH01 - melatonin ; Belongs to the class of melatonin receptor agonists. Used as hypnotics and sedatives.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Circadin PR tab 2 mg
Packing/Price
15's;30's
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