Compare Dalmane vs. Restoril

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Dalmane
(flurazepam)

Restoril
(temazepam)

Coming soon.Helps you relax and sleep. Restoril (Temazepam) is a good short-term option to help you sleep, but it shouldn't replace good sleep habits.
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Have you used Dalmane (flurazepam)?
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Reviews for Restoril (temazepam)
65%
-35% worse vs. Dalmane (flurazepam)
55%
-45% worse vs. Dalmane (flurazepam)
16%
-16% worse vs. Dalmane (flurazepam)
Have you used Restoril (temazepam)?
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Side effects
DalmaneRestoril

We haven’t found good data for Dalmane side effects.

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We haven’t found good data for Restoril side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Restoril »
How it works
DalmaneRestoril
Coming soon.Restoril (Temazepam) is a benzodiazepine. It affects chemicals in the brain to calm down your nervous system, helping you sleep and be less anxious.
Type of medication
DalmaneRestoril
Prescription only
Available as
DalmaneRestoril
  • Pill
  • Pill
Used for
DalmaneRestoril
  • Insomnia
Risk factors for serious side effects
DalmaneRestoril
Coming soon.
  • Taking more than the prescribed dose
  • Taking longer than 4 weeks
  • History of drug abuse
  • Long-term use
  • Women of childbearing age
  • Alcohol
  • Taking other medicines that make you less alert
    • Taking with alcohol
    • Taking with other drugs that acts in the brain
    • Age 65 or older
    Detailed Restoril (temazepam) risks & warnings »
    Pregnancy

    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

    Research studies with real people or animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. If you’re pregnant, the risks to your unborn baby outweigh the benefits.

    Alcohol
    DalmaneRestoril
    No alcohol related info.
    • It is not safe to drink alcohol while taking this.
    Sleep
    DalmaneRestoril
    No sleep related info.
    • Shouldn't make you drowsy the next day as long as you're using normal doses of it.
    • Can cause dizziness and drowsiness, so don't do anything (like driving) after taking it that requires you to focus.
    • Restoril (Temazepam) can make you dizzy and drowsy, especially when combined with alcohol and many other medicines that acts in your brain. It is not recommended for people age 65 years or older.
    Upsides and benefits
    DalmaneRestoril
    Coming soon
    • Helps you fall asleep and stay asleep.
    • Can be helpful to reduce anxiety.
    • Shouldn't make you drowsy the next day as long as you're using normal doses of it.
    Downsides and risks
    DalmaneRestoril
    Coming soon
    • Can be habit-forming, meaning you'll start to rely on Restoril (Temazepam) to sleep.
    • Your body can get used to Restoril (Temazepam) and it may not work as well long-term.
    • It's not recommended for people age 65 years or older.
    • Can't be used by pregnant women since it'll cause harm to the baby.
    • If it's used everyday for more than 2 to 4 weeks and you decide to stop taking Restoril (Temazepam), you'll need to work with your doctor to slowly get off the drug to avoid extra side effects.
    Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication
    DalmaneRestoril
    Coming soon
    • Use only as needed when you can't sleep.
    • Starts working within 45 minutes.
    • Can cause dizziness and drowsiness, so don't do anything (like driving) after taking it that requires you to focus.
    • Take it only if you can get a full night's rest.
    • It is not safe to drink alcohol while taking this.
    • Tell your doctor if you notice any changes to your memory or mood.
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