|Routes of administration||Oral tablets, 3.75 mg or 7.5mg (UK), 5 mg, 7.5 mg, or 10 mg (JP)|
|ATC code||N05CF01 (WHO)|
Can I take 10 mg of zopiclone?
Volunteers were aware of a decline in psychomotor performance, of some sleepiness on awakening, and decreased alertness after previous night doses of 7.5 and 10 mg. It is concluded that a dose of 7.5 mg is optimal, producing significant hypnotic effect with minimal residual impairment.
Can I take 15 mg of zopiclone?
Although zopiclone was well tolerated at 3.75 mg and 7.5 mg, an increase in side-effects occurred at 11.25 mg and 15 mg, which favours the use of 7.5 mg zopiclone as the optimum dose for most patients, although certain patients may benefit from a higher dose of the drug when well tolerated.
Is it OK to take 2 Zopiclone?
It is usual to be prescribed one tablet (7.5 mg) to be taken just before going to bed. Do not take more than one dose during a single night. If you are over 65 years of age, your doctor may consider the 3.75 mg strength tablets more suitable for you. Take zopiclone exactly as your doctor tells you to.
What is the maximum zopiclone you can take?
The approved data sheet for Imovane advises no more than 4 weeks continuous treatment, and a maximum dose of 7.5mg (1 tablet) a day.