What Is Rozerem:
Rozerem is a prescription medicine for adults to treat insomnia where the problem is trouble falling asleep.
Rozerem has not been studied in children. Rozerem is not known if Rozerem is safe and effective for children.
Who Should Not Take Rozerem:
You should not take Rozerem if you have any of the following conditions:
What Are The Risks:
The following are the major potential risks and side effects of Rozerem therapy. However, this list is not complete. The following are the major potential risks and side effects of Rozerem therapy:
What Should I Tell My Healthcare Professional:
Before you start taking Rozerem, tell your healthcare professional if you:
have or had liver disease
have breathing problems when you sleep (severe sleep apnea) or a lung disease called severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Rozerem is not recommended if you have these problems.
are trying to become pregnant, already pregnant, or are breastfeeding
Can Other Medicines or Food Affect Rozerem:
Rozerem and certain other medicines can interact with each other. Tell your healthcare professional about all the medicines you take including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Some medicines may affect how Rozerem works or Rozerem may affect how your other medicines work. Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of them with you to show your healthcare professional.
Especially, tell your healthcare professional if you take:
- rifampin (Rifadin)
- ketoconazole (Nizoral)
- fluconazole (Diflucan)
Tell your healthcare provider if you drink alcohol. Alcohol may increase the side effects with Rozerem.
How Should I Take Rozerem: