What is Simply Sleep?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

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Generic name: Diphenhydramine

Simply Sleep is a brand name for the medication diphenhydramine that is used to treat occasional sleeplessness.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Central pain syndrome 1 1
General health 1 0
Insomnia 1 1
Insomnia 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Simply Sleep

Side effect Patients
Shaky hands 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Simply Sleep

Dosage Patients
2 25mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Simply Sleep

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Simply Sleep

Duration

Currently taking Simply Sleep

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Simply Sleep

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Simply Sleep

Jan 2, 2011 (Started Nov 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I found Rite Aid makes Sleep Aid...same active ingredient...about $10 for 100@25mg
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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