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ESZOPICLONE is used to treat insomnia. This medicine helps you to fall asleep and sleep through the night. Compare GABA agonists.
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Get the latest updates on this drug from the GoodRx medical team

Ambien vs Sonata: Which Z Drug Is Better?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - May 27, 2015

The generic versions of Ambien and Sonata (zolpidem and zaleplon) have dominated the market of insomnia medications. Zolpidem is available as a 5 or 10 mg tablet and Zaleplon 5, 10, or 20 mg tablets. If your insurance company covers one and not the other, how easy is it to change? How do the Z drugs compare?

How do zolpidem and zaleplon work?

Both are “atypical benzos” that have a high affinity for alpha 1 GABA receptors. See More

Natural Remedies for Insomnia: Do They Work?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - May 07, 2015

Many folks turn to herbal remedies for the treatment of insomnia. Those who want to stay away from prescription medications like zolpidem (Ambien), eszopiclone (Lunesta) and zaleplon (Sonata) look around for natural over the counter remedies. Insomnia can be a sign of an underlying medical disorder, mood disorder (depression and anxiety), or a medication side effect, and sleep deprivation can lead to high blood pressure, impaired quality of life, and family dysfunction, among other things. See More

GoodRx in Action: An Uninsured Family Struggles With High Prescription Costs

Elizabeth Davis - October 02, 2014

We get lots of questions from folks who don’t understand how GoodRx works. Over the next few months, we’ll provide a few short examples from Americans who have used GoodRx to understand and control their healthcare costs.

Imagine if your family’s prescriptions cost almost $1,000 per month. All out of your pocket.

Jason, a father from Jackson, New Jersey, found himself in exactly that position. He has a steady job as an insurance claims investigator, but his company doesn’t provide health insurance. See More

40+ Brand-Name Drugs Dropped By Insurance in 2015

Elizabeth Davis - August 20, 2014

For many Americans with health insurance, more than 40 popular brand-name drugs may no longer be covered starting in January 2015. Express Scripts and Caremark, companies that handle pharmacy benefits for more than 200 million Americans, are removing over 40 drugs from their formularies at the end of 2014. This is in addition to the more than 50 drugs removed last year.

What are Express Scripts and Caremark?

Express Scripts and Caremark are companies that administer prescription drug benefits for many health insurance companies and Tricare. See More

How Much Lunesta Should I Take?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - May 15, 2014

Less than we thought. Similar to recent recommendations to lower the bedtime dose for Ambien (zolpidem) from 10 mg to 5 mg, the FDA has announced that the manufacturer of Lunesta (eszopiclone is the generic) will be required to change the current recommended starting dose. The recommended starting dose of Lunesta has been decreased from 2 mg to 1 mg for men and women. The 2 mg and 3 mg doses could lead to next-day impairment of activities requiring alertness such as driving. See More

Lunesta Generic Now Available!

The GoodRx Pharmacist - April 22, 2014

Insomnia med Lunesta, first approved in 2004, is now available as generic eszopiclone! Eszopiclone received FDA approval as of April 15, 2014 and was launched this month, meaning you will be able to find it in your pharmacy soon (if it isn’t already there).

What is Lunesta (eszopiclone)?
Eszopiclone is a GABA agonist is indicated for the treatment of insomnia.

What strengths is this medication available in, and how is it usually taken?
Lunesta and eszopiclone are available in 1 mg, 2 mg, and 3 mg tablets. See More

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