Sominex tablets, 16, Relief From Insomnia.


Sominex tablets provide temporary relief from sleeping difficulties.They are clinically proven and easy to swallow.

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Product Description

What are Sominex tablets used for?

Sominex tablets provide temporary relief from sleeping difficulties.They are clinically proven and easy to swallow.

What causes insomnia?

Insomnia is a disorder in which you have trouble sleeping. Initially, you may have trouble falling asleep. Or you may wake too soon. Next day you may be sleepy and irritable.

Insomnia causes a lack of concentration and depressed mood. Symptoms can be long term, lasting for days or weeks. Another ailment can cause sleeplessness. For example you may have chronic pain or be under stress. Working night shifts can also affect sleep pasterns.

How do you treat insomnia?

First of all check your sleep hygiene. Initially you should try to go to bed at a consistent time and get plenty of sunlight. Finally regular exercise is a great aid in insomnia cases. Use medication such as Nytol. You should Use Nytol for four to five weeks only.


For bedtime use only.

Adults: one tablet at bedtime. May be taken up to one hour after going to bed when sleep is difficult to achieve.

Paediatric population: Not to be given to children under the age of 16 years except on medical advice.

Elderly: the normal adult dose may be taken.

Method of administration

For oral administration

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Side Effects

This product causes drowsiness. Do not drive or operate machinery.

4.8 Undesirable effects
Blood and lymphatic system disorders

Agranulocytosis, leucopenia, thrombocytopenia. Blood dycrasias occur rarely.

Psychiatric disorders

Sedation, paradoxical reactions such as hyperexcitability and abnormal movements, drowsiness, confusion, disorientation, restlessness, insomnia.

Nervous system disorders

Convulsive seizures, headache, psychomotor impairment, antimuscarinic effects (dry mouth, blurred vision, urinary retention). Dizziness, tremor and extrapyramidal effects are rare side effects.

Eye disorders

Angle closure glaucoma occurs rarely.

Ear and labyrinth disorders


Heart rate and rhythm disorders

Palpitations, arrhythmias.

Vascular disorders


Respiratory, thoracic and mediastinal disorders

Nasal stuffiness. Bronchospasm occurs rarely.

Gastrointestinal disorders

Nausea, vomiting.

Hepatobiliary disorders

Jaundice occurs rarely.

Skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders

Photosensitivity. Angioedema and rashes occur rarely.

General disorders and administration site conditions

Anaphylaxis occurs rarely.

The elderly are particularly susceptible to the anticholinergic effects and confusion due to promethazine.

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