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Understanding Insomnia Medications (cont.)

Author and Editor

Author: Annette (Gbemudu) Ogbru, PharmD, MBA

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

REFERENCES:

MedscapeReference. Primary Insomnia.

MedicineNet.com. Insomnia.

Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc. Editors: Erasmo A Passaro, MD, Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Program/Clinical Neurophysiology Lab, Bayfront Medical Center; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Stephen Berman, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Medical School; Chief, White River Junction VA Neurology Service, White River Junction VA Hospital.


Last Editorial Review: 2/2/2012

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