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My friend who is 85 has been on sleeping pills (Trasadone)

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My friend who is 85 has been on sleeping pills (Trasadone) for 4 years and has stopped cold and is not feeling good and is not sleeping I had been reading that it is not good to take sleeping pills
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: No medications and no allergies
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 7 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 7 months ago.

Trazodone is okay to take in the elderly

what dose was he/she on?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 7 months ago.

Thanks for this question

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