Belsomra Warnings

  • May cause drowsiness. Alcohol and marijuana may intensify this effect. Use care when operating a vehicle, vessel (e.g., boat), or machinery.
  • Call your doctor immediately if you have mental/mood changes like confusion, new/worsening feelings of sadness/fear, thoughts of suicide, or unusual behavior.
  • This medication helps you to fall asleep. Take within 30 minutes prior to bedtime.
  • Warning: To prevent loss of effect, keep drug in original container. Close tightly right away after each use.
  • Do not drink alcoholic beverages when using this medication.

Lactation Warnings


Pregnancy Warnings

  • Insufficient human data available on developmental toxicity risk. Consider maternal treatment benefits versus potential fetal/neonatal adverse outcomes. Animal data suggest no developmental toxicity at doses less than 10 times the maximum recommended human dose.