Unisom SleepGels Review
Unisom SleepGels is marketed as a non prescription supplement which promotes a restfull night’s sleep. According to the manufacturer, the product helps both with falling asleep faster and with a more sound sleep.
The manufacturer claims the formula was tested and successfully used by millions of patrients since 1978 when it appeared on the market.
The manufacturer is a U.S. company named Chattem, a company which has a product portfolio of four products: Unisom SleepGels, Unisom SleepMelts, Unisom SleepCaps and Unisom PM Pain SleepCaps.
There is also a 30 day refund period, if the product is returned in the original packaging and with the original receipt. Failure to do so can result in a delay of the refunded amount up to 30 days.
Unisom SleepGels Ingredients
Unisom SleepGels includes the following ingredients: Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride, Glycerin, Glycol, Sorbitol, and Titanium Dioxide.
Unisom SleepGels is a single-ingredient non prescription sleep aid. Accordin to the manufacturer the product is recommended for the relief of occasional sleeplessness.
The core ingredient is Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride, acts by blocking the effects of histamine, a naturally occurring neurotransmitter, who has an important role in modulating sleep. Anti-histamines (or histamine inhibitors) are generally used to help indice the sleeping state. According to the manufacturer, Diphenhydramine hydrochloride has a proven record of promoting safe, restful sleep and is FDA approved as an over-the-counter drug.
The manufacturer claims Unisom SleepGels is the first sleep-aid in the category to come in an easy to swallow softgel form.
Although rare, common side effects include: constipation, diarrhea, drowsiness, nose, dry mouth, or throat, excitability (especially in children), headache, dizziness, nervousness, loss of appetite, restlessness, nausea, etc.
Recommended dose (for adults and children 12 years of age and over) is one softgel (50 mg) at bedtime if needed or as prescribed by a doctor.
- FDA approved core ingredient
- Rare side effects
- The product comes in the form of softgels ” an easy to swollow administration alternative
- Positive consumer reviews
- Not recommended to chilren under 12 years of age
- There is a rather long list of precautions and warnings
Unisom SleepGels is a non-prescription drug designed for people dealing with occasional night-time sleeplessness. The core ingredient, Diphenhydramine has been FDA approved and is known for its sedative properties.
The product si not recommended to children under 12 years of age and consumption of alcohol is forbidden during treatment.
Precautions refer to people suffering from breathing problems (such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis),glaucoma, or those havin trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland.
The product has received overall positive consumer reviews which praise its effectiveness and the rapidity with which it acts. However, it is our strong advice to seek medical advice prior to deciding to use the product.
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Unisom is a drug based on two main substances (doxylamine succinate and diphenhydramine hydrochloride) which is used in dealing with sleep problems, such as sleeplessness or problems with falling asleep. Unisom is an antihistamine that should not be used in combination with other similar drugs, with sodium oxybate or furazolidone. It should also be known that Unisom is not recommended to pregnant women or to persons with lung diseases or diabetes.