Asked by: Clemencia Beyger
asked in category: General Last Updated: 28th March, 2020

How often can you take Sonata?

Adults—5 or 10 milligrams (mg) once a day at bedtime. Your doctor may adjust your dose as needed and tolerated. However, do not take more than 20 mg per day. Older adults—5 mg once a day at bedtime.

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Similarly, it is asked, can you take 20 mg of Sonata?

The recommended dose of Sonata for most nonelderly adults is 10 mg. Doses above 20 mg have not been adequately evaluated and are not recommended. Sonata should be taken immediately before bedtime or after the patient has gone to bed and has experienced difficulty falling asleep (see PRECAUTIONS.).

Similarly, how many sonata can I take? The dose of Sonata should be individualized. The recommended dose of Sonata for most nonelderly adults is 10 mg. For certain low weight individuals, 5 mg may be a sufficient dose.

Also asked, can you overdose on Zaleplon?

An overdose of zaleplon can be fatal, especially when it is taken together with other medications that can cause drowsiness. Overdose symptoms may include severe drowsiness, confusion, loss of coordination, severe muscle weakness, weak or shallow breathing, fainting.

How long does it take for Sonata to kick in?

As we discussed, it takes about 20 to 30 minutes for them to start working. They can also be sedating for up to eight hours. You'll want to make sure to set aside at least eight hours of sleep after taking these medications so you're not groggy when you want to be awake and active again.

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