Zopiclone – Oral

Why do I need this medicine?

Zopiclone is a sleeping pill. It helps you sleep if you have problems sleeping (also known as insomnia).

How do I take this medicine?

Take Zopiclone exactly as directed by your doctor or according to the instructions on the label. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor.

Do not take Zopiclone for a longer period of time than instructed by your doctor. See your doctor if Zopiclone does not seem to help you.

You may take this medicine with or without food.

If you are taking Zopiclone over a long period of time, do not stop taking it unless instructed otherwise as stopping it suddenly may cause withdrawal symptoms such as cramps, anxiety and irritability. Your doctor will reduce the dose of Zopiclone gradually before stopping it completely. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully.